SIT&E Operations Process Champion

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for an SIT&E Operations Process Champion to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, FL.

Essential Functions:

  • Support the existing Engineering Process Champion in the development, implementation of the flight test and system test operational processes, development and execution of a robust metrics program
  • Responsible for data collection, reduction, analysis, and reporting of all data required by the SIT&E homeroom
  • Display professionalism, motivation, strong leadership skills, and ability to work independently
  • Coordinate various inputs from both within the directorate and from across other directorates in order to meet goals and schedule commitments
  • Function as a key data analyst expert for the homeroom and will interface directly with other test engineers, test leadership, technical experts and management
  • Create reports/presentations in both Excel and PowerPoint and present information to Leadership
  • Reports to the SIT&E Operations Department Manager

The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 14 years of engineering experience OR
  • Master's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 12 years of engineering experience OR
  • PhD Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 9 years of engineering experience
  • Demonstrated experience with MS Excel to include Sand Charts, Pivot Tables, Macros, Formulas, and Scripting
  • A current DoD Secret level security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Previous exposure to the developing staffing metrics, process development and program execution
  • A strong background in statistics
  • Experience creating presentations in MS PowerPoint
  • Military Aircraft experience
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface with all levels of employees and management

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.${descr2}${descr3}

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