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Manager Design Layout Technology

Northrop Grumman | Rolling Meadows IL 60008 USA | Full Time | Posted: 09/20/2019

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Northrop Grumman offers challenging career opportunities in Hardware Engineering within the Mission Systems Sector that play a key role in the mission to protect our military personnel. The Hardware Engineering organization is dedicated to consistently providing high quality product designs in support of multiple product areas. The Design Data and Product Integrity Engineering (DDPIE) organization provides engineering support services for all programs at the Rolling Meadows campus including CCA Design Layout Technology, Configuration Management, Data Management, Drafting, Standards and Components, Product Follow, and Product Integrity Engineering.

The Design Layout Technology (DLT) manager will oversee a group of approximately 15 designers and engineers responsible for two different functions: Design Layout Technology, which performs circuit card placement, routing, and documentation; and Product Integrity Engineering, which is responsible for Interconnect Integrity, Materials Engineering, and Engineering Supplier Assessments. Responsibilities include the ability to oversee project execution, maintain staffing across multiple programs, monitor and improve design processes, provide collaboration internal and external to the Hardware Engineering organization, as well as development of the engineering staff.

The DLT manager will have previous, relevant experience in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or CCA Layout. The candidate should also be familiar with one or more of the other related disciplines, such as systems, software, and the above listed disciplines.

The DLT manager will have developed strong communication and leadership skills in order to lead teams and represent the organization in support of all of the product areas including Infrared Countermeasures (IRCM), RF Electronic Warfare (RFEW) Systems, and Targeting & Surveillance Systems.

Conducts research, design, development, and testing of information processing hardware such as computer chips, circuit boards, computer systems, and electrical components. Designs new or modifies existing products, develops technical specifications for production, analyzes hardware configuration and processing solutions, and tests hardware conformance to specifications.

Basic Qualifications:

BS degree in Engineering / Physics and minimum 8 years relevant experience; or MS degree in Engineering / Physics with minimum 6 years relevant experience; or BS degree in other technical disciplines with related industry experience of 10 years or more
Demonstrated success in leading, collaborating, and developing cross functional teams on complex technical projects
Must possess strong organizational and interpersonal skills to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, with all levels of management and individual contributors
US Citizenship and ability to obtain government security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

An advanced degree in Engineering / Physics / Engineering Management
Product design, fabrication, and integration experience in high reliability military applications
Prior success in leading and developing a strong technical staff
Demonstrated interest in process improvement initiatives, including process metrics tracking and execution of process improvement/development projects
Current Security Clearance - Secret

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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Location Rolling Meadows, IL, 60008, United States
Categories Engineering

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