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The GBSD Physical Security (PS2) team is seeking a highly motivated individual that will lead and manage the PS Software Subsystem team.
The PS Software Subsystem Lead is responsible for leading a team of SW developers,SW testers,and System Administrators in the design,prototyping,development,test,and delivery of SW to support critical milestones to the GBSD Program. The team will provide innovative and effective software engineering solutions to complex technical problems. Tasks include: managing all aspects (technical,schedule,and cost) of the SW team; staffing; leading the team in organic growth proposals (including CROMs & ECPs),authoring TD/BOEs and proposal development (including submission,capture,and negotiations); interfacing frequently with internal and external stakeholders,including cross-program counterparts and the customer. Execution of the above will take place in an agile environment implementing agile and DevSecOps principles and tenets including scrum at scale.
The PS Software Subsystem Lead will set and operate to program objectives and provide guidance to employees consistent with the PS element milestones. Additional responsibilities include planning,risk and opportunity management,subcontractor content management,and project performance including Control Account Manager. Candidate will work closely with the PS Element Lead and associated organizational peers to successfully execute and delivery mission critical development and integration activities for Physical Security software.
The ideal candidate will possess excellent leadership,interpersonal,communication,presentation,organizational,professional development,and mentoring skills. Demonstrated ability to implement process improvements,streamline activities,and develop efficiencies. Ideal candidates will have a proven technical background in ground systems software development,software integration & test,and Site Surveys at operational sites.
+ Provides Functional Management oversight for a team of Engineers.
+ Provides staffing and workload forecasting; employee inclusion,engagement,mentoring and career development; employee training and identification and training of skills required to execute on programs.
+ Provides Problem Solving Expertise and capability to mentor the team in problem solving skills
+ Has excellent verbal and written communication skills are required and the ideal candidate will have demonstrated success collaborating and leading technical teams.
+ Provides Leadership for the technical direction of the Software Subsystem
+ Ensures the communication of the project or product status and path forward is clear and provided to all stakeholders
+ Drives the Metrics for Quality,Schedule,Cost and Productivity for the Software Subsystem effort. Continuous Process Improvement
+ Provides leadership and management of scope,schedule and budget associated with subcontractors supporting the Software Subsystem development activity
+ Coordinates with Program Management,Development Engineering,Operation Areas,and Manufacturing Management to ensure plans are created and resolution of technical issues
+ Technical Contributor and Process Implementation Support as part of the Management Team.
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems,you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
+ Medical,Dental & Vision coverage
+ Educational Assistance
+ Life Insurance
+ Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
+ Paid Time Off
+ Health & Wellness Resources
+ Employee Discounts
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+ Bachelors in a STEM discipline and 5 years experience inclusive of experience leading a project and/or driving performance against schedule
+ Experienced in all aspects of the engineering development lifecycle
+ Experience in program management including subcontractor management
+ US Citizenship with an Active Secret Clearance or higher (awarded within the past 5 years) with ability to obtain a Top Secret
+ Master's degree in Engineering or other technical discipline
+ Active Top Secret or Top Secret w/ SAR
+ 5 years' experience in program management including subcontractor management
+ High proficiency in problem solving.
+ Effective communication and presentation skills
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**Job Category** : Engineering