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Mgr Aeronautical Engineering 1

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Chandler
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Job Description:

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. 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 look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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 Space Systems is searching for an experienced Aeronautical Engineering Manager 1 to join the Propulsion Engineering team within the Launch Vehicles business unit located in Chandler, AZ.

Role description & Responsibilities:
The Propulsion Engineering Manager will play a key role in support of Program activities and production support at the Launch Vehicles business unit. This position will have supervisory and technical oversight in support of the IRBM/ICBM and GMD Propulsion Engineering efforts. The role requires oversight of a team of engineers and interfaces daily with senior management, program management, and internal or external customers. Provides direction to subordinates using established policies and precedents. Monitors work operations of employees on a daily basis and actively assists or provides direction to subordinates as required. Ensures that projects are completed on schedule following established procedures and schedules. Duties include but are not limited to the following activities: personnel work assignments, goal setting, performance evaluation, salary planning, coaching, coordinating program efforts, and technical oversight.

Basic qualifications

  • Bachelor's of Science Degree in Engineering plus 5 years of related experience in launch vehicle design and production support; Master's Degree plus 3 years of experience
  • Ability to work within, lead, or develop a team as required by the situation
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to present to a large community (internal or external)
  • Ability to solve problems, lead troubleshooting efforts, drive tasks to completion
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and juggle multiple concurrent projects and priorities
  • Ability to evaluate trade studies and present results to senior management
  • Active Security ClearancePreferred qualifications
    • Aerospace or Mechanical engineering background
    • Project management experience preferred
    • Prior leadership experience a plus Salary Range: $103,300 USD - $154,900 USD

      Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

      The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 .

      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.

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