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OPIR Strategy & Growth Manager - Mgr Systems Engineering 3

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Redondo Beach
Posted on: May 2, 2021

Job Description:

Category: Engineering
Location: Redondo Beach, California
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Clearance Type: Secret
Telecommute: No -Teleworking not available for this position
Shift: 1st Shift
Travel Required: No
Positions Available: 1

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 an OPIR Strategy & Growth Manager within the Systems Engineering (SE) Directorate to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, CA. Job Summary The newly formed OPIR and Geospatial Business unit is looking to build a team to carry out a long duration campaign to understand space vehicle constellation and sensor options that can provide best value to the US Government in Overhead Persistent Infra-Red (OPIR) mission areas. Role and Responsibilities Primary job responsibilities include: --- Lead the IRAD team in the design of OPIR sensor and constellation architectures to address Missile Warning (MW) and Missile Defense (MD) mission needs --- Lead the IRAD analysis and coding team to develop an OPIR System of Systems analysis testbed. The testbed will perform 'What If' analysis of architecture combinations against MW and MD missions with new target profiles. --- Incorporate new and non-traditional target profiles --- Generate analysis outbriefing material for internal and external customers for technical and non-technical audiences --- Brief OPIR leadership on options and resulting analysis products To learn more about our hiring process for manager positions, please view our "Selecting the Best Qualified Managers" video:

Basic Qualifications: - Bachelor's degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) discipline with 7+ years of experience in engineering OR a Master's degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) discipline with 5+ years of experience in engineering OR a PhD in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) discipline with 3+ years of experience in engineering - Previous experience simulating EO/IR performance and products in an aerospace environment - Analytical programming experience in Matlab or Python and C# - Must have an active Secret clearance (or higher) with a background investigation date within 10 years.
Preferred Qualifications: - Advanced Degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) - Excellent interpersonal skills - Experience interfacing with senior management, peers, and employees - Aptitude to develop and execute to a strategy - Self-directed technical leader with strong verbal and written communication skills - Demonstrated experience in Systems Engineering on Space Programs - Knowledge of the technical disciplines managed under the SA or SVD&I Departments - Active Top 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.

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