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Strategic Space Systems Division (SSSD) is an industry-leading provider for prime satellite and payload capabilities and directed energy and electronics solutions for national security, military, and civil customers. We are built on a heritage of providing innovative, affordable and reliable aerospace and defense products that our customers rely on to achieve mission success. Join the Space revolution and make the impossible, possible.
Northrop Grumman, Strategic Space Systems Division, has an opening for Manager Engineering Technical Support 2 to join our team in Redondo Beach, CA. You will provide functional management and program support to the Solar Array Manufacturing and Test Area within the Antennas & Products Manufacturing (APM) Department. As a functional leader, you will manage a group of exempt and non-exempt technicians and test conductors. Your responsibilities will include timecard approval, employee performance reviews, facilitating employee growth, special assignments in support of the functional home room, coordinate electromechanical assemblies, integration, hardware/area management, and test support for SSSD programs.
In order to be successful in this role, you will need to partner with project and functional management. Together you will define and implement a crew sharing approach that satisfies the staffing needs between programs and builds a manufacturing and test operations culture that empowers employees, establishes personal and team accountability, motivates team performance, encourages development, and supports innovation. In this role, you will serve as a primary interface with the program for support to proposal and real-time costing efforts, reviewing cost and schedule activities with the Program Cost Analyst's prior to closing monthly, regular status reports with program management and the customer, as well as support to all major program milestones. In addition to standard functional management role, this position has responsibility for leading Directorate and Department initiatives, including developing and executing digital transformation solutions.
Affordability and product reuse initiatives, leading metrics-based management for the department, and reviewing and supporting proposals. Additionally, your responsibilities will include ensuring personnel and hardware safety, driving compliance with policies and procedures including security, property management, calibration, training, configuration control, and test conduct.
Typical Responsibilities Include:
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
This position's standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.
Salary Range: $134,600 - $201,800
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.
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