Mgr Mission Assurance 3

Northrop Grumman
Baltimore, MD
Jan 10, 2022
Jan 15, 2022
IT, QA Engineer
Full Time
Requisition ID: R10007832Category: Mission and Quality AssuranceLocation: Baltimore - MD, United States of AmericaCitizenship Required: United States CitizenshipClearance Type: Interim SecretTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this positionShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)Travel Required: NoPositions 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 "A cents € 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 seeking a Mission Assurance Manager 3 to lead the BWI Factory Quality Engineering Team at our Baltimore Campus.Develop, modifies, applies and maintains quality evaluation and control systems and protocols for processing materials into partially finished or finished materials product.Ensuring the Quality/Mission Assurance, Manufacturing, and Engineering processes are consistent with industry capability maturity models and QMS standards (eg CMMI-DEV, ISO 9001, and AS9100);Collaborates with engineering and manufacturing functions to ensure quality standards are in place.Devises and implements methods and procedures for inspecting, testing and evaluating the precision and accuracy of products and production equipment.Audits quality systems for deficiency identification and correction.Ensures that corrective measures meet acceptable reliability standards and that documentation is compliant with requirements.May specialize in the areas of design, incoming material, production control, product evaluation and reliability, inventory control and/or research and development as they apply to product or process quality.May be certified in lean and six-sigma quality engineering methodologies.Primary Responsibilities:Manage the Quality Engineering Organization within the larger organizational unit, setting & operating to objectives & providing guidance to subordinates based on goals, objectives & company policy.Regularly performs analysis of alternative courses of action. Decisions have risk/reward implications for program or area of influenceCollaborate and coordinate with other functional managers, process center leaders, value stream leaders and value stream owner(s) to meet division, value stream, and quality objectives.Establishes operating procedures that affect organizational unit(s). Interprets, executes, and recommends modifications to organizational policies. Establishes operating policies and procedures that affect subordinate organizational units.Collaborate and coordinate with the manufacturing and design teams to achieve product and site goals and overall program quality, delivery, and cost objectives are achieved.Accountable for Quality Engineering resource and budget planningAccountable to ensure Quality Management System is effective and followed.Review trend metrics and analyze missesFacilitate root cause determination and resolve quality issues, including nonconformance (NC), corrective action (CA)Responsible for ensuring functional management goals and processes are meaningful, data driven, and being executed to plan.Basic Qualifications:Bachelor's degree with a minimum of nine (9) years of relevant work experience OR a Master's Degree with seven (7) years of relevant work experience.Minimum of five (5) years of leadership experienceAbility to obtain and maintain an Secret clearanceExperience with Quality Management Systems (AS9100, ISO 9001, and government standards).Ability to communicate, manage and achieve site tactical and strategic goals for assigned value streamPreferred Qualifications:NG QMS familiarityISO 9001/AS9100 familiarityLean/Six Sigma experienceWorld Class ManufacturingPersonnel management experiencePlanning and budgeting experienceMAQEASalary Range: 144100 - 216100Employees 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.The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 (we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022 or by your start date if it is after January 18th. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date.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 US Citizenship is required for most positions.