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Manager Electrical Engineering 2

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Chandler
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Requisition ID: R10076130
Category: Engineering
Location: Chandler, Arizona, United States of America
Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship
Clearance Type: Secret
Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
Positions Available: 1 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 Chandler Launch Vehicles business unit is looking for a motivated Electrical Engineering Manager to lead the electrical system level design engineering, integration, and test of launch vehicles. The Electrical Engineering Manager will work with the Program Managers and the lead electrical engineers in order to coordinate and support the day to day activities of the electrical engineering team assigned to the respective program and will also act as a technical lead, technical contributor, or technical consultant on various projects. The electrical engineering manager will also focus attention on the career development needs of the team members. The team supports all aspects of electrical system level vehicle design, integration, and test using a wide range of avionics electronic assembly products. Key Responsibilities Include: Work with program managers and engineering leads to ensure the right people, processes, and tools are in place to meet the business needs.
Work with the electrical engineering leads to help oversee the supervision of engineering activity and work products, workload management, and performance management process
Function as a key contributor, managing assigned responsibilities and directing the work of the leads and engineers to accomplish goals
Plan manpower requirements as well as conduct quarterly and annual performance reviews of staff
Identify, manage and grow the critical skills development process for the design team
Motivates team; actively, effectively participates and contributes in a positive manner.
Train and mentor early career engineers in Electrical Engineering and test standards.
Makes an extra effort to provide quality internal and external customer service
Work with the engineering team to identify causes of problems and develop solutions.
Ensures standard processes, procedures and command media are followed; including Safety, 5S, Foreign Object Debris (FOD) Control, Electrostatic Discharge Control (ESD) control, Tool Control, among others.
Evaluating and implementing Lean/agile solutions to decrease cycle times
Identify and/or lead continuous improvement activities within the department Technical Skills - Understanding and application of the business unit electrical engineering technical standards. Broad technical understanding and working knowledge of other related disciplines.
Strong technical writing skills - Ability to perform circuit analysis and troubleshooting. Familiar with Root Cause and Fault Trees analyses.
Perform data analysis to identify trends in system performance or processes that may indicate poor performance or degradation and then suggest methods to intercept and mitigate the degradation. Basic Qualifications: Requires a Bachelor's in Electrical Engineering and ten (10) years of related experience. Or, seven years and a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering.
Strong leadership, influence, and people management skills
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, with an ability to effectively communicate to all levels of employees, management and customers Preferred Qualifications: Experience as Technical manager, lead, or other similar leadership role with team building, organizational, and interpersonal skills. Experience working on space systems/launch vehicles is a plus.
Problem-solving experience in a team environment
Sense of humor, able to laugh at Director's feeble attempts at 'jokes'. Able to tolerate/work with other department managers.
Interest in mentoring/teaching/growing early career engineers
Ability to multi-task and apply good time management
Able to exercise influence and lead team to success
Ability to make independent decisions, be self-motivated, possess excellent communications skills, detail-oriented, and team player
Demonstrated effectiveness in managing internal relationships, prioritization, and delegation Salary Range: $123,900 USD - $185,900 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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