Manager 2 - Measurements Engineering

Northrop Grumman Redondo Beach, CA
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 is seeking a highly qualified, mission oriented Measurements Engineering Manager 2, located in Redondo Beach, CA.

As a leader, you always act with integrity, and the highest ethical standards characterize everything you do. You enable your team to achieve predictable and balanced results, while satisfying the needs of internal and external partners. You treat all people with respect, and you model personal growth and continuous development. You know how to build an inclusive environment that attracts, retains, and inspires a diverse and engaged team. You develop trusted and valued customer relationships and communicate effectively, so that people throughout the organization feel engaged and connected to their work. You deliver excellence, strive for continuous improvement and respond vigorously to change. You ensure that your team has the information and tools needed to perform at their best. You demonstrate our committed pursuit of applying innovation to meet the requirements of our customer. You craft and execute strategies that result in sustainable value creation that delivers measurable results.

If this is YOU…keep reading!

The Environmental and Specialty Test (E&ST) department in the Systems Integration Test and Evaluation (SIT&E) directorate is looking for a manager to lead a total of 12 engineers and technicians to support space and air programs.

This position has both functional and program responsibilities.

Functional responsibilities include:

* Employee coaching and development

* Employee performance evaluations

* Timecard approval

* Special assignments in support of the functional home room

Program responsibilities include:

* Support to Palmdale personnel requiring weekly travel to Palmdale.

* Forecasting staffing and test resource utilization

* Direction and oversight for data acquisition and control of structural, thermal, and dynamic tests at the component, subsystem, and system level

* Participation in various reviews (design, test readiness, pre-ship, etc.)

* Test procedure and report writing

* Design and development of new/upgraded data acquisition systems. This role requires a broad skill set in the areas of digital data acquisition, sensors, instrumentation, and applications programming. These skills will be used in support of floor Integration and test operations performing static, fatigue, thermal vacuum, vibration, acoustic, and shock testing.





* Bachelor's Degree in STEM related discipline plus 5 years related experience

* Experience using data acquisition systems.

* Active DoD Secret Clearance


* In-scope clearance (investigation within the last 5 years)

* Experience in the management of people and projects

* Experience in strain gage design.

* Experience in data system design and development.

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