Northrop Grumman San Diego

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.

$80,000 - $130,000 yearly
Northrop Grumman San Diego San Diego, CA, USA
Jul 25, 2018
Full time
Description At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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 Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Project Manager to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position is located in Rancho Bernardo, CA. The selected candidate will support program management in executing multiple development activities.  Essential Functions: Oversees and manages the operational aspects of ongoing projects and serves as liaison between project management and planning, project team, and line management. Reviews status of projects and budgets; manages schedules and prepares status reports. Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives. Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, line managers, and clients. This is a high visibility role that gets to integrate vertical and horizontally across the IPT to ensure successful program execution. Be prepared to do something different and challenging every day: tackle problems, and generate solutions. Will need good communication skills permitting direct interaction with all levels of an organization, up to and including VPs.  Basic Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required with a minimum of 6 years of experience applying standard project management principles and practices.  Proficiency in the use of  the MS-Office suite and MS-Project is required along with experience in the use of Earned Value as a tool for managing project cost and schedule. An active Top Secret DoD clearance and the ability to obtain special access program access is required.       Team C Gary Munson Preferred Qualifications: PMP certification is a plus. Experience managing program level projects is also preferred.
$25.00 - $35.00 hourly
Northrop Grumman San Diego Palmdale, CA, USA
Jul 25, 2018
Full time
Material Structures Technician- Entry Level Requisition ID :   18003388 Location :   United States-California-Palmdale US Citizenship Required for this Position :   Yes Relocation Assistance :   Relocation assistance may be available Clearance Type :   Secret Shift :   Multiple Travel :   No   Description   At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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 Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Material Structures Technician- Entry Level to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale or Mojave, CA.   The selected candidate will perform a variety of operations such as measuring steps and gaps, assemble and disassemble parts, install fasteners. This position will apply shim coating per specific instructions. The use of precision instrumentation is required, as well as working within tight time limits. Ability to lift 30 pounds.  Ability to work any shift and any location.   Qualifications   Essential Functions   Assembly and disassembly of parts   Ability to apply shim coating per specific requirements Ability to use precision instrumentation Ability to install and reinstall parts Ability to install fasteners Required ability to perform moderately strenuous physical and repetitious work to include: bending, stooping, kneeling, lifting, and working overhead Must be able to access small confined spaces and work in an enclosed environment Ability to lift 30 pounds   Basic Qualifications:   •High School diploma/GED •Minimum of 3 months work experience •The ability to pass Special Medical/Respiratory Exam. •The ability to acquire enhanced security clearance and/or program access prior to beginning work. •The ability to work any shift or work schedule. •Able to work at Palmdale or Mojave site. •Ability to lift 30 pounds •Ability to perform moderately strenuous physical and repetitious work to include: bending, stooping, kneeling, lifting, and working overhead •Ability to work with precision instrumentation •Ability to access small confined spaces and work in an enclosed environment   Preferred Qualifications:   •Active DOD Secret Clearance with an investigation date/periodic review within the last 6 years. •Experience with structural coatings   Gary Munson Team C
Northrop Grumman San Diego San Diego, CA, USA
Jul 25, 2018
Full time
Description   Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking an Assembler 2 (2nd Shift) to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located at the Spectrum Facility in San Diego, CA. 2nd shift hours are from 3:30 pm - 1am and follows a 9/80 work week. Join the men and women of the Northrop Grumman Mission Systems in meeting the largest, most complex systems challenges imaginable for government, military and business. Avionics and Tactical Networks (ATN) is an operating unit within the Mission Systems division of Northrop Grumman Information Systems. ATN is located in the Rancho Carmel facility in San Diego, California. The business has developed and advanced software-defined radio technology for sophisticated communications in a network-centric environment. A&TN focuses on providing advanced technologies, engineering development and production for our software-defined radio programs. A&TN programs include the communications, navigation and identification (CNI) production for F-22 and F-35 aircraft and production of advanced multi-function RF products such as JCREW.  Roles and Responsibilities: Set up test apparatus and conduct tests of production assemblies and units following methods, procedures, standards, and sequences. Lay out and assembles units for production equipment according to designs and specifications. Adjust and calibrates systems as needed. Modify equipment by adding, removing, or altering components as defined by predetermined diagrams and sketches. Correct malfunctions by making adjustments or replacing parts or components as directed. Use hand and small power tools, and various measuring and testing devices in performing job duties. May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures. ERCOMMS   Qualifications   Basic Qualifications: To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below: High School diploma and 2 years’ relevant experience is required. The ability to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance which requires US citizenship. Experience with Filter assemblies and/or J-STD-001 certification knowledge.  Knowledge of techniques, approaches, guidelines, policies and procedures in the job area.  Must be able to perform assembly techniques in order to make modifications, reworks and assemblies.  Ability to perform basic problem solving techniques which are fully defined and available through the supervisor, coworkers and written materials. Must have experience with soldering small electronics. Must be able to work 2nd Shift Must possess basic, verbal and written communication skills for minimal interaction with others. Preferred Qualifications: Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration: Current J-STD-001 certification.       Team C Gary Munson
Northrop Grumman San Diego San Diego, CA, USA
Jul 25, 2018
Full time
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking an Assembler 1 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located at our Spectrum facility in San Diego, CA supporting our 2nd shift. 2nd shift hours are from 3:30 pm - 1am and follows a 9/80 work schedule.   This position will be supporting our Avionics and Tactical Networks unit. Avionics and Tactical Networks (ATN) is an operating unit within the Mission Systems sector of Northrop Grumman. We deliver complex equipment to enable modern battlefields and support aviation missions. Our focus is on the world of avionics, radio and electronic warfare product applications to enable networked communications.   As part of the corporation’s business focus area on Communications, we are the “equipment providers.” Our team of communication systems experts is developing next-generation ground radios for land forces, and our Electronic Warfare subject matter experts are creating the next generation of Improvised Explosive Device (IED) countermeasures to keep our soldiers safe when in harm’s way.   Roles & Responsibilities: Performs a variety of tasks ranging from repetitive to non-repetitive production assembly operations on electronic and/ or mechanical assemblies and subassemblies such as modules, boards, panels, drawers, frames, and cables. Works from diagrams and drawings, makes initial layouts, and uses hand and/or power tools, jigs, and saws. Makes continuity checks on work in process and completed. May conduct quality inspections on processing line in accordance with quality specifications. May disassemble, modify, rework, reassemble, and test experimental or prototype assemblies and subassemblies according to specifications and under simulated conditions. Performs a variety of tasks ranging from repetitive to non-repetitive production assembly operations on electronic and/or mechanical assemblies and subassemblies such as modules, boards, panels, drawers, frames, and cables. Works from diagrams and drawings, makes initial layouts, and uses hand and/or power tools, jigs, and saws. Makes continuity checks on work in process and completed. May conduct quality inspections on processing line in accordance with quality specifications. May disassemble, modify, rework, reassemble, and test experimental or prototype assemblies and subassemblies according to specifications and under simulated conditions. ERCOMMS   Qualifications   Basic Qualifications: Must have a High School Diploma or GED Must have the ability to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance which requires US citizenship. Must be able to support 2nd shift hours. 2nd shift is from 3:30 pm - 1am and follows a 9/80 work schedule. Knowledge of techniques, approaches, guidelines, policies and procedures in the job area. Must be mechanically inclined and have experience/exposure/interest in mechanical functions. Must be able to perform assembly techniques in order to make modifications, reworks and assemblies. Ability to perform basic problem solving techniques which are fully defined and available through the supervisor, coworkers and written materials. Must possess basic, verbal and written communication skills for minimal interaction with others. Preferred Qualifications: Experience with Filter assemblies and/or current J-STD-001 certification. Prior experience in the Defense industry. Prior experience within a manufacturing function.       Team C Gary Munson
Northrop Grumman San Diego San Diego, CA, USA
Jul 25, 2018
Full time
Description   Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a Manager, Manufacturing to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals supporting the weekend shift. This position will be located at the Rancho Carmel Facility in San Diego, CA. Join the men and women of the Northrop Grumman Mission Systems in meeting the largest, most complex systems challenges imaginable for government, military and business. Avionics and Tactical Networks (ATN) is an operating unit within the Mission Systems division of Northrop Grumman Information Systems. ATN is located in the Rancho Carmel facility in San Diego, California. The business has developed and advanced software-defined radio technology for sophisticated communications in a network-centric environment. A&TN focuses on providing advanced technologies, engineering development and production for our software-defined radio programs. A&TN programs include the communications, navigation and identification (CNI) production for F-22 and F-35 aircraft and production of advanced multi-function RF products such as JCREW. Roles and Responsibilities: Responsible for the direct supervision/management of the staff. Directing and providing objective-oriented guidance to subordinates utilizing management guidelines & general policies. ERCOMMS   Qualifications   Basic Qualifications: To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below: Bachelors degree in a STEM field with 2 years manufacturing experience or 6 years experience working in a manufacturing environment First Line Manager experience managing assemblers and test technicians Prior experience with Line Scheduling Prior experience with Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) U.S. Citizenship Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance with Special Access Permission. Preferred Qualifications: Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration: Bachelors degree in a STEM field. Electronics test and troubleshooting experience. Experience working in a DoD manufacturing environment Experience in electronics manufacturing environment Prior experience with Lean Manufacturing Prior experience utilizing Kaizen Techniques Experience with Monthly Preventative Maintenance on Production and Environmental Test equipment. To Include but not limited to, Stencil Cleaner, Vibration systems, Temp Chambers, Pad Cooling Systems and Fume Extractors Experience with SAP and shop floor control systems Experience with calibration of test equipment Understanding development of overhead budgets for supplies and expenditures Proficient in ESD Training and Certifications Proficient in electronics equipment programming and maintenance Ability to track PO Funding and Period of Performance for all Production equipment requiring repair and update as required Ability to ensure that all chemical supplies requiring shelf life are current and not expired Experience with purchasing supplies, chemicals, spare parts and tools for production labs       Team C Gary Munson
Northrop Grumman San Diego San Diego, CA, USA
Jul 25, 2018
Full time
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a Repairs/Return Production Control to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located at the Rancho Carmel Facility in San Diego, CA. Join the men and women of the Northrop Grumman Mission Systems in meeting the largest, most complex systems challenges imaginable for government, military and business. Avionics and Tactical Networks (ATN) is an operating unit within the Mission Systems division of Northrop Grumman Information Systems. The business has developed and advanced software-defined radio technology for sophisticated communications in a network-centric environment. A&TN focuses on providing advanced technologies, engineering development and production for our software-defined radio programs. A&TN programs include the communications, navigation and identification (CNI) production for F-22 and F-35 aircraft and production of advanced multi-function RF products. Roles and Responsibilities: Manage field returns assets throughout their repair/retrofit process for F22, ICAP and JSF program. Maintains schedules for material requirements and availability for the manufacture of industrial and commercial products to support production control. Compiles records concerning quantity, cost, and type of material received, shipped, in stock or inventory, and/or in production. Expedites flow of materials, parts, and assemblies within or between departments in accordance with production and shipping schedules. Assists in determining possible and actual shortages may initiate action to correct these deficiencies. Uses knowledge of production, procurement, and engineering departments to alert proper authorities regarding potential problems and appropriate remedial action. Estimates and logs production rate and time expenditures and may be required to establish sequence and lead time of each operation to meet shipping dates. ERCOMMS  Qualifications Basic Qualifications: To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below: High School diploma and 2 years additional education and/or related experience. Knowledge of manufacturing work flow and MRP systems or similar Must be proficient in Excel and SAP/R3 Able to communicate and collaborate with both customers and team members Have a broad understanding of manufacturing and test processes for electronic equipment from receiving through inspections, manufacturing , test, shipping and billing Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Clearance Availability for 1st or 2nd shift   Preferred Qualifications: Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration: Analytical ability to review data for trends and opportunities for process improvement Computer skills including all Microsoft office tools and SAP Effective communication skills A balanced understanding of the engineering and manufacturing processes Ability to work in a fast paced environment Experience in electronics manufacturing is a plus       Team C Gary Munson
$13.00 - $21.00 hourly
Northrop Grumman San Diego San Diego, CA, USA
Jul 25, 2018
Full time
  Job Description Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking an Assembler 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located at the Rancho Carmel Facility in San Diego, CA. Join the men and women of the Northrop Grumman Mission Systems in meeting the largest, most complex systems challenges imaginable for government, military and business. Avionics and Tactical Networks (ATN) is an operating unit within the Mission Systems division of Northrop Grumman Information Systems. The business has developed and advanced software-defined radio technology for sophisticated communications in a network-centric environment. A&TN focuses on providing advanced technologies, engineering development and production for our software-defined radio programs. A&TN programs include the communications, navigation and identification (CNI) production for F-22 and F-35 aircraft and production of advanced multi-function RF products. Roles and Responsibilities: Sets up test apparatus and conducts tests of production assemblies and units following methods, procedures, standards, and sequences. Lays out and assembles units for production equipment according to designs and specifications. Adjusts and calibrates systems as needed. Modifies equipment by adding, removing, or altering components as defined by predetermined diagrams and sketches. Corrects malfunctions by making adjustments or replacing parts or components as directed. Uses hand and small power tools, and various measuring and testing devices in performing job duties. May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.   Basic Qualifications: High School diploma and 2 years of experience working with small electronics is required. Experience with Filter assemblies and/or current J-STD-001 certification. Knowledge of techniques, approaches, guidelines, policies and procedures in the job area. Must be able to perform assembly techniques in order to make modifications, reworks and assemblies. Ability to perform basic problem solving techniques which are fully defined and available through the supervisor, coworkers and written materials. Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance with Special Access Permission. Preferred Qualifications: Must possess basic, verbal and written communication skills for minimal interaction with others.       Team C Gary Munson  
$30,000 - $50,000 yearly
Northrop Grumman San Diego San Diego, CA, USA
Jul 25, 2018
Full time
  Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a Shipping Receiving Coordinator 2 candidate to join our manufacturing team located at the Spectrum Center facility in San Diego California. The qualified individual will join our Manufacturing team.   The candidate will be required to perform a combination of manual and clerical shipping and receiving duties while working out of a central warehouse. Will be required to use computer system for tracking, logging, verifying and reporting. Follow shipping practices and procedures, along with transportation routing and schedule requirements. Receives incoming materials or prepare materials for shipment. (Un) pack or (un) wrap items such as finished products, raw stock, assemblies, parts, building materials, office supplies, equipment, etc. Verify quantity, weight, and conformance of materials to stated identifications; log receipt of items on system, process freight bills, packing sheets, and other documents; report materials shipped and bills of lading; posts weight and shipping charges and route merchandise to destinations.   ERCOMMS   Basic Qualifications: High School diploma or GED Minimum 2 years experience in a shipping/receiving or logistics role. Applicant must be familiar with military and/or commercial transportation/distribution, freight tendering, standards for packing/packaging. Should be well organized, effective working independently as well as in a group environment, able to handle multiple assignments, possess good oral and written communication skills and has a heighten understanding of Microsoft products. Should be detail-oriented and possess a strong understanding of commitment to overall mission. Should possess the ability to learn and follow established processes, procedures, and requirements.  Must have the ability to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance which requires US citizenship. Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs. Preferred Qualifications: Prior experience with DD Form 1149, MIL-STD-129, DoD processes for domestic and overseas shipments, to include IATA and ITAR/Export compliance.       Team C Gary Munson  
$60,000 - $100,000 yearly
Northrop Grumman San Diego San Diego, CA, USA
Jul 25, 2018
Full time
Description   At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact peoples lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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, theyre making history.   San Diego Research Technology & Engineering Center of Excellence (CoE), Integration & Test Directorate, Test Operations Department is seeking a Section Manager. The Section Manager will be responsible for managing a team of approximately 10-15 direct reports whose responsibility is to oversee and manage the operational aspects of ongoing projects, serves as liaison between project management and planning, project team and line management. Reviews status of projects and budgets, manages schedules and prepares status reports. Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives.   Essential Functions:   Oversees and manages the operational aspects of ongoing projects and serves as liaison between project management and planning, project team, and line management. Reviews status of projects and budgets; manages schedules and prepares status reports. Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives. Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, line managers, and clients.     The successful candidate will be responsible for providing functional leadership and direction to section members, ensuring members have sufficient statement of work, managing member performance (including engagement strategies for higher performers and corrective actions for lower performers), coordinating with programs to ensure appropriate staffing/de-staffing actions are developed and executed relative to their section, and ensuring their members are familiar with and use required engineering processes and tools. The candidate will be the first point of contact for performance issues on programs involving section members and will make decisions regarding required escalation and resources required for resolution. Responsibilities also include day-to-day operation of the functional organization including decisions regarding awards, performance evaluations, salary review process, staffing, employee movement between programs, balancing resources among programs, employee development and mentoring, ensuring proper charging practices are followed, meeting indirect budget targets, and interpreting higher level guidance for implementation within the organization. In addition to the people management responsibilities described above, which are expected to account for an average of 15 - 20% of the candidates time, the selected candidate will still perform most of his/her currently assigned project responsibilities. Tasking to be reassigned, if any, must be coordinated with candidates current project lead. Section personnel are located in Rancho Bernardo, California.   Basic Qualifications: - Bachelors of Science Degree - Minimum 1 year experience in any of the following: Systems Engineering, Avionics or Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Software Engineering, or Electrical Engineering. -  Minimum of one year leadership experience either leading staff or projects - MUST have an Active DoD Secret Clearance Preferred Qualifications: - Bachelors of Science Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) - Masters Degree in STEM - Experience successfully managing test teams during critical path activities - Experience working directly with defense customer counterparts               Team C   Gary Munson