Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Careers

Manager, Standards and Compliance (S&C)

Dulles, VA
Environmental Health Safety & Quality

Job Description

Job ID: JSD20181109-47493

At 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 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 Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems Groups has an opening for a Manager, Standards and Compliance (S&C) in Dulles, VA


Job Description

Manages Quality Management System (QMS) and Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) for Space Systems Group (SSG) Dulles and Gilbert campuses.  Establishes and maintains S&C department goals and objectives.  Collects and reports metrics on the QMS and EHS program. Reports progress to higher level management on a regular basis. Plans, executes, develops, and maintains the QMS and EHS programs to ensure compliance with policies, procedures and manuals. Ensures the quality of all products, delivered by the department, conform to established standards, specifications, regulations, company and regulatory guidelines. Responsible for managing and supporting the development of the QMS and EHS team across two geographically separated locations.  This manager oversees the facilitation of the corrective action board system across operation’s functional organizations and personally facilitates the Group’s Executive Steering Committee.  The incumbent currently spearheads the implementation of QMS tailoring for programs execution.

Additional duties include close support to the Senior Director, Safety and Mission Assurance to administer directorate management coordination and budgeting.

Education & Experience Required

BS in Engineering or a related field with 15 years of related experience

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: +10 Years
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Health and Safety
Group: Space