Composites Structural Engineering Manager 1

Northrop Grumman - Clearfield, UT4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $100,000 - $130,000 a year
EducationSkills
Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.
Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems is looking for an Analysis Engineering Manager/Supervisor I, for our Clearfield, Utah location
Successful candidate will be responsible for leading a group of approximately ten engineers within the Analysis group..
This position is ultimately responsible for defining processes which will ensure successful analysis, design, manufacture and testing of complex composite assemblies.

Responsibilities:
Lead team of Analysis Engineers to work in an integrated project team to analyze, define and improve the design and analysis of parts and assemblies
Foster environment of cooperation and teamwork with other engineering and non-engineering disciplines and departments (operations, program office, design engineering, manufacturing quality engineering, tooling engineering, etc.)
Champion COE Engineering objectives to achieve business success
Partner with customers to achieve goals and deliver to technicalrequirements
Participate in the development of overall COEstrategies, objectives, and long-term goals of the organization
Advocate a safe and professional work environment
Manage execution of the program requirements to cost and schedule objectives
Provide challenging and stretching tasks and assignments to key talent in the organization
Steadfastly push self and others to achieve companygoals
Champion the Company's Business and Ethics Code of Conduct
Develop succession plans and be proactive in coachingand mentoring key talent to assume increased responsibilities
Drive timely and clearly communicated decisions andrecommendations

Minimum Requirements:
Demonstrated ability to manage and develop ateam of engineers
Excellent problem solving skills are a must as well asdemonstrated experience in leadership of teams inresolving complex technical issues
Working knowledge of Earned Value Management System (EVMS) principles and application
Knowledge of composite terminology,lay-up and cure processes, testing, machining methods and precision bonding and assembly processes
Minimum of 7 years of experience with analysis software (Nastran, FEMAP, Patran, Abaqus etc.)
Comprehensive understanding of static structural and structural/thermal analysis, buckling, stability, modal analysis, and loads definition, etc.
Understanding of material characterization testing and product verification
Knowledge of composite materials and manufacturing processes
Oral and written communication skills
Knowledge of configuration management best practices
Excellent communication and technical presentation skills
Ability to deal with ambiguity and meet program commitments in a highly concurrent engineering environment
Ability to effectively maneuver through political situation and anticipate roadblocks
Minimum of 12 years of relevant aerospace analysis experience; with a bachelor's degree in a technical field
Minimum of 10 years of relevant aerospace analysis experience with a bachelor's degree in a technical field and a master's degree in a technical field or MBA
2+ years' experience leading technical/professional resources
Active DoD Secret Clearance with background investigation within five years
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.