Northrop Grumman Manager 2, Operations Project Management in Baltimore, Maryland

Manager 2, Operations Project Management

Requisition ID: 18005313

Location(s): United States-Maryland-Baltimore

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: No

Start your future with a new mission. Join Northrop Grumman's Mission Systems (NGMS). NGMS is headquartered in Linthicum, MD and is a leading global provider, manufacturer, and integrator of advanced, secure, and agile software defined systems and solutions.

The Manufacturing Operations Management homeroom has an opening for a Manager of Operations Project Management to support the AC4ISR Division. This is a project leadership and functional management position. Manufacturing

Operations Managers are the interface between programs and manufacturing and as such represent both the programs and manufacturing.

Responsibilities include:

•Manage the production execution for this Operating Unit's programs

•Manage manufacturing cost and schedule performance

•Serve as manufacturing lead for all proposals in the Operating Unit

•Create and lead teams to resolve the issues adversely impacting the execution of the programs

•Understand and report on program production status at the required level of detail to program personnel, director, VP, and customers

•Ensure manufacturing has the needed resources (resources manufacturing needs as well as allocation of resources from manufacturing) to execute the programs

•Serve as Functional Manager for 3 to 7 direct reports

•Direct the work of your reporting Operations Project Managers

•Perform manpower planning and determine hiring needed to support your area

•Mentor, develop, and assess direct reports

Candidate must have demonstrated ability in working with cross organizational teams and customers.

Basic Qualifications:

•Bachelor's degree

•3 years of experience leading people and/or projects

•5 years of experience working in production, manufacturing, test, project engineering, IPT, Manufacturing Operations Manager, or similar roles

•Ability to set and clearly articulate goals/priorities and successfully communicate them to key staff

•Strong leadership skills

•Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret Clearance (US citizenship is required)

Preferred Qualifications:

•Bachelor's Degree in a STEM field

•Experience in the manufacturing and testing of hardware

•5 years of recent programs experience

•Recent and related business area leadership experience

•A track record of building high-performance teams, with a particular focus on employee development, engagement,

inclusion, and retention

•Master’s degree

•Active Secret Clearance

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.

Title: Manager 2, Operations Project Management

Location: Maryland-Baltimore

Requisition ID: 18005313