Supportability Analysis Engineering Manager (Mgr 2)

Supportability Analysis Engineering Manager (Mgr 2)

At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems – Global Logistics and Operational Support (GLOS) is seeking a Supportability Analysis Engineering Manager, directly reporting to the functional director for the Palmdale region. The Manager will lead a group of approximately 14 logistics engineers and analysts whose responsibilities include providing supportability design influence to development efforts through the use of supportability and spares modeling using reliability and maintainability (R&M) attributes, and repair concepts as well as forecasting resource requirements for several operational and sustainment contracts. This position is a hybrid role, consisting of direct support to programs and people management. This position is located at the Aircraft Integration Center of Excellence (CoE) in Palmdale, California.

In this role, the selected candidate will be expected to:

  • Provide management, guidance and development of the R&M/Logistics Supportability Analysis (LSA) teams to include hiring, development, mentoring and conducting performance evaluations for employees as well as establishing and maintaining the appropriate tools and processes applicable to LSA and modeling and simulation
  • Identify/predict operational and sustainment resource requirements through the use of modeling & simulation tools, logistics supportability analysis data and customer defined operational scenarios
  • Ensure key system requirements such as material availability, mission reliability and Operations and Sustainment (O&S) costs are achieved through the use of system supportability modeling & analysis using Commercial Off the Shelf (COTS) and proprietary modeling tools

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math field from an accredited institution
  • At least 5 years of experience in Supportability analysis, logistics supportability analysis, and/or management of R&M/LSA teams
  • Experience with software analysis tools (e.g. vMetric, EDCAS, Eagle) and practices
  • Current DoD Secret Clearance
  • Must have the ability to obtain SAP/SAR access

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Current Top Secret DoD Clearance
  • Current SAP/SAR access
  • Familiar with LSA/data developed in accordance with MIL-STD-1388, logistics footprint data, level of repair analysis and support equipment requirements
  • Experience with NG software analysis tools
  • Experience leading a team

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.


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