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Northrop Grumman GBSD - Command and Launch Test Manager (Mgr.Test Eng 2) in Roy, Utah

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 is seeking a GBSD - Command and Launch Test Manager (Mgr. Test Engineering 2) for the C&L Integration Assembly Test & Checkout (IATC) team. This position will be located in Roy, UT and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program.

Reports to the Command & Launch (C&L) Integration Assembly Test & Checkout (IATC) Director and leads assigned portions of the segment level test team.

Responsible for providing C&L IATC test leadership, management, and daily oversight to assigned project teams on the C&L IATC Team.

Provides leadership and guidance to assigned C&L IATC Team project leads and staff, including to ensure compliance with all contractual, program, and corporate operational requirements.

Conducts themselves in a timely, effective, and caring/respectful manner to build the C&L IATC Team.

  • Staff a team.

  • Build a culture that empowers and motivates individual performance, and establishes functional shared accountability with the program areas

  • Set employee performance goals and provide performance feedback.

  • Support the annual salary review process

  • Mentor and develop the next generation of technical and project leadership

  • Occasionally support proposal activities

Roles and Responsibilities:

Leads and evaluates project area operational and tactical planning and execution activities along with daily team work assignments, financial support analyses, and other mission-driven imperatives to support C&L IATC Team, consistent with company agile principles.

Assures analysis of project area performance in support of C&L IATC overall contract performance to ensure proper prioritization and use of resources.

Supports the C&L IATC Team relationships with internal and external POCs and stakeholders.

Evaluates effectiveness of project area daily actions and systems; troubleshoots any potential and/or existing problems; works with appropriate individuals to put solutions into action.

Employs and maintains effective, efficient information systems to plan, schedule, track and monitor C&L IATC Team operations.

Effective support to C&L IATC Team talking points/presentations for leadership meetings and supporting application of innovative strategies to optimize success and the understanding of critical training/task/site information.

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

• Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

• 401k

• Educational Assistance

• Life Insurance

• Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

• Paid Time Off

• Health & Wellness Resources

• Employee Discounts

Travel: 10%

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.


Space: #LI-S-70


Basic Qualifications:

BS Degree in STEM discipline and 10 or more years of experience in systems engineering and/or other test disciplines.

US Citizenship with an Active Secret Clearance or higher (awarded within the past 5 years)

Demonstrated experience in test management/planning and project management

Prior experience as Control Account Manager for large test or development programs.

Prior work experience relevant to program or project management, campaign execution, organizational collaboration, and communication across organizations.

Preferred Qualifications:

US Citizenship with an Active Top Secret Clearance or higher (awarded within the past 5 years)

Demonstrated ability to lead large and diverse teams, drive a culture of performance and inclusion, foster development and enable collaboration across engineering and operational disciplines contracting.

Proven ability to successfully plan, implement, and manage projects.

Professional management experience with background in Federal and/or Defense

Familiarity with Quality Management, and other associated business administration concepts, procedures, and practices.

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Engineering