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AMP Ground Element Systems Engineering SPM - Manager Systems Engineering 3

Redondo Beach, California
Job Type
15 Oct 2020
Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today. Northrop Grumman Space Systems has an opening for the AMP Ground Element Systems Engineering SPM to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Redondo Beach. Job Description The selected candidate will report directly to the Ground Element SEIT Director providing direction and leadership to multiple thread based Systems Engineering teams working to design, develop, integrate, and deliver a highly complex Ground C&C system several times to multiple locations. This includes coordination across multiple thread based teams supporting numerous AMP projects and other GE IPTs, with customer and third-party stakeholders. The SE SPM provides leadership of a team of Systems Engineers and is responsible for managing execution and product development through the lifecycle of the GE delivery milestones. Must be able to make decisions with minimal support and effectively communicate and present to the GE SEIT Director, GE Project management, and other technical managers and customers, to ensure program needs are met. Essential Functions: + Provides management and technical direction to Ground Systems Engineering thread leads + Champions a scaled Agile framework and serves as a Product Manager of SE work products. As a Product Manager, the AMP GE SE SPM will interact with Product Owners of the cross-functional teams for the completion of work products. + Provide leadership and review of proposal efforts (eg, BPEs, CROMs, ECPs) + Cost account management of SE organization, including forecast monitoring, variance explanations, and cost/schedule lien evaluation and preparation + Management of Risk and Opportunity processes + Management of GE verification activities and coordination with other Project, third-party stakeholders and the customer + Oversight of GE SE activities, including tracking product deliveries and milestone (CDA, CDR) preparation + Review of SE generated design reviews, test reviews, Engineering Summaries, I&T milestone chart packages and related documentation + Coordination with SEIT IPT leads, other GE Project and Program management, and third-party stakeholders The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels. To learn more about our hiring process for manager positions, please view our "Selecting the Best Qualified Managers" video:*Qualifications:*.*Basic Qualifications:* - Bachelor's degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) discipline with 7+ years of experience in Systems Engineering (5+ with a MS STEM degree, 3+ with a PhD STEM degree) - Active SCI clearance required - Prior experience as a manager or team lead - Experience with Systems Engineering, Systems Integration Principles and Processes, Agile Systems Engineering, Agile DevSecOps, and Cyber Systems Engineering - Experience as a cost account manager utilizing the earned value management system.*Preferred Qualifications:* - Advanced Degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) - Ability to interface with senior management, peers, and employees - Prior experience to include AMP program, leadership for a system engineering team, management of one or more phases of a technical program, proposals, ECP's and engagement in technical negotiations with the customer. - EVMS experience on an Agile program - Experience with the GE architecture, requirements baseline, verification approaches, and execution of GE delivery milestones - Effectively communicate and present to directors, other technical managers and customers - Familiarity with Model-Based Systems Engineering 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..*Job Category* : Engineering 20027082
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  • Job Reference: 182905397-2
  • Date Posted: 15 October 2020
  • Recruiter: Northrop Grumman
  • Location: Redondo Beach, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent