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Northrop Grumman is looking for a Section/Functional Manager in Electronics and Payloads Center of Excellence's Power and Control Products Department in our Redondo Beach, CA location.
Power and Control Products Department is an organization of 100 plus engineers and technicians that develops power electronics/subsystems, power converters, control electronics, frequency sources, power and control ASICs for a variety of space and air programs. You will possess the project management skills to lead all phases of hardware development, from proposal and costing, requirements derivation, design, fabrication, assembly, and testing of units, modules and boards, with roles ranging from individual contribution to leadership of design teams.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Supervise/manage the staff
- Conduct performance evaluations
- Career development and mentoring
- Lead projects and task assigned to the organizational group performed by direct reports
- Assist in meeting schedules or to resolve technical or operational problems
- Execute department procedures that typically affect individual employees within own department
- Function as an advisor to programs regarding tasks, projects, and operations
- Conduct briefings and participate in technical meetings for internal and external representatives
- Possess strong leadership, communication, program collaboration, and people development skills.
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SOUTHBAYJOBQualifications :Basic Qualifications:
- A Bachelor of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) discipline
- Minimum of 5 years of experience in power or mixed signal electronics design
- Experience leading a team of >5 employees
- Strong team building and partnership skills
- Demonstrated mentoring and coaching skills
- Knowledge of Functional Homeroom processes (e.g., Staffing, Processes, Metrics, Training)
- Candidate must be able to obtain and maintain an active U.S. Government security clearance at the Top Secret level with a background investigation date within 6 years, OR must have and be able to maintain an active U.S. Government SCI access with a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) completed within the last 5 years. Preferred Qualifications:
- A Master of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) discipline.
- Knowledge of Power or Mixed Signal unit/slice/board design and development
- Familiarity with NGAS technical & administrative processes and procedures is highly desired;
- Experience in Power CMOS ASIC design and simulation
- Experience in mixed signal modeling and simulation tools (PSpice, Simetrix, Mathcad)
- Experience supporting proposal activities
- Mixed Signal Electronics circuit design and troubleshooting experience
- Experience with requirements development, system integration, and flight/production test activities.
- CAM/EVMS experience
- SSBI Clearance highly desirable