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Manager Digital Engineering 2

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Buffalo
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Requisition ID: RCategory: EngineeringLocation: Buffalo - NY, United States of AmericaCitizenship Required: United States CitizenshipClearance Type: NoneTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this positionShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the TimePositions Available: 1At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is a trusted provider of mission-enabling solutions for global security. Our Engineering and Sciences (E&S) organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission!We are looking for you to join our team as a Manager Digital Engineering 2 based out of Buffalo, NY. As a Manager Digital Engineering 2 at Northrop Grumman you will have a challenging and rewarding opportunity to be a part of our Enterprise-wide digital transformation. Through the use of Model-based Engineering, DevSecOps and Agile practices we continue to evolve how we deliver critical national defense products and capabilities for the warfighter. Our success is grounded in our ability to embrace change, move quickly and continuously drive innovation. The successful candidate will be collaborative, open, transparent, and team-oriented with a focus on team empowerment & shared responsibility, flexibility, continuous learning, and a culture of automation.What You'll get to Do:Northrop Grumman Amherst Systems is seeking an emerging leader to manage a team of highly motivated Digital and FPGA Design Engineers at our Buffalo office in NY. This group is responsible for the design of digital hardware sub-systems used in the testing of military radars, radar warning receivers, and jamming systems to protect the war fighter. These digital sub-systems consist of state-of-the-art custom designed and COTS circuit boards. This engineering group is also responsible for the development of high speed FPGA's residing on these circuit cards.Management roles and responsibilities include but are not limited to:Lead a digital engineering group of 10 to 12 engineers including performance management, career development, staffing, and merit planning.Provide project and technical oversight for design activities performed by the digital group.Maintain and ensure application of design processes and guidelines used in the digital group.Develop proposal inputs and review proposal content for both internal and external customers.Collaborate with peer managers to ensure consistency across multiple work groups.Support department initiatives, recruiting, technology roadmap creation, cross-campus/sector involvement, and Internal Research & Development (IR&D) project leadership.Technical engineering roles and responsibilities include but are not limited to:Responsibility as an Integrated Product Team (IPT) lead or technical lead on programs.Review and derive requirements, develop block diagrams, perform FPGA and circuit board design activities.Following successful design reviews, formally document the design for production, as well as support production.Support the integration and test of the final product at the customer's site which may include locations throughout the world.Continue to learn and apply the most advanced technology while being provided and trained in the latest digital design tools.Develop vendor technical relationships to ensure needed support is available to solve critical customer technical issues.This in an opportunity to implement digital engineering practices and procedures and work in a team environment with program managers, systems engineers, other hardware engineers and software engineers to ensure products are developed and managed using sector approved processes and tools.Utilize your problem solving skills to provide expertise for resolution of digital design issues; and will be comfortable providing direction to subordinates based on internal policies, procedures, and industry standards as well as being the primary provider of department management status.This is a dual role position serving as -15% functional management and -85% technical engineering activities on programs. This position reports directly to the Hardware Engineering Manager at the Buffalo site.Basic QualificationsBachelor's degree and 9+ years of relevant work experience, or Master's degree and 7+ years of work experience.Must have leadership experience either as a manager or technical leader.Strong organizational skills to coordinate work operations of employees on a daily basis.U.S. citizenship with the ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense (DoD) clearance.Preferred QualificationsBachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related discipline.Degree in a STEM discipline (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math).Electrical engineering experience including responsibility as an Integrated Product Team (IPT) or technical lead.Experience working in an Agile Scrum development environment.Technology simulation / model to support product development / verification.Experience with VHDL development in Intel / Altera FPGA families.Experience in digital, analog, and RF circuitry including design and troubleshooting.Working knowledge in electronic circuitry and design from schematic creation through fabrication, assembly, and troubleshooting for digital, analog, and RF circuitry.Measurement of key performance parameters using analyzers, generators, oscilloscopes, and meters.Demonstrated leadership of diverse/inclusive teams.What We Can Offer You:Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your benefits will include the following:Health PlanSavings PlanPaid Time OffAdditional benefitsEducation AssistanceTraining and Development9/80 Schedule at Many Sites

Additional Northrop Grumman Information:Northrop Grumman has approximately 90,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 27 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.Our Values. The women and men of Northrop Grumman Corporation are guided by Our Values. They describe our company as we want it to be. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that putting Our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers, and the communities we serve.Our Responsibility. At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world."Salary Range: 127800 - 159700Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.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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