Northrop Grumman Staff Level NGI Programs Mission Assurance Chief Engineer in Magna, Utah
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Northrop Grumman Space Systems is currently looking for a Staff Level Commercial Programs Mission Assurance Chief Engineer to work in our Bacchus (Magna), UT location.
Description & responsibilities:
This SC&A Mission Assurance Chief Engineer is responsible for all Safety and Mission Assurance compliance on NGI Programs. The SMACE is accountable to assure program S&MA needs are met through our systems and will engage across S&MA organizations and into other organizations to assure requirements are met on time and within budget. Daily interface with program leadership, Engineering, Safety and Quality organizations is required. Regular customer interface is required to assure all customer requirements are being met. Government and DCMA interface is a key part of this position with the SMACE being a primary contact between NG and DCMA. Responsibilities include ensuring resources across S&MA are provided when and where needed to support Program success. You will lead efforts to develop, communicate and implement the S&MA vision, strategy, goals and metrics to help meet business and program objectives.
Bachelors in Engineering
14 Years with BS; 12 Years with Masters; 9 Years with PhD
Minimum of 14 years (12 years with Masters Degree) of increasingly responsible rocket motor design, manufacturing and/or quality experience
Secret Clearance or ability to attain Secret clearance
Strong working knowledge of Quality policies, procedures and processes
Strong knowledge of Systems Safety and Hazards Analysis disciplines
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization and with customers
Comfort and success working across organizational boundaries
Strong organization, planning, execution and budget management skills
Advanced engineering degree
Previous quality engineering and/or Safety and Systems Safety experience
Working knowledge of the MRB processes
Ability to get things done through formal and informal channels.
Ability to get things done through others without directly supervising them
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Job Category : Engineering