Palmdale, California

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 Enterprise Services is seeking a manager to lead one of the infrastructure teams located at our Palmdale, CA site. The successful candidate will build teams and create an inclusive culture in a geographically diverse environment. Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

Direct supervision/management of a staff of 15+ desktop support technicians across multiple locations.

Interact with internal key executives and customers on significant technical matters often requiring coordination between organizations and provide guidance and oversight to the employees to complete key deliverables.

The successful candidate must be entrepreneurial, a self-starter, and have the ability to challenge the status quo.

This individual will provide innovative solutions that create strategic value to our customers.

The successful candidate must be customer-focused with proven leadership and excellent communication skills, as well as a leader in change management.

Basic Qualifications:

Associate's degree and 10 years of experience, or a Bachelor’s degree and 8 years of experience, or a Master's degree and 6 years of experience; a High School diploma or equivalent and 12 years of experience may be considered in lieu of a completed degree.

Currently active DoD Top Secret security clearance.

Ability to be cleared to special access programs.

Ability to work after hours and weekends as needed.

Travel may be required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Project management certification.

Previous work experience in a technical environment like IT, Engineering, or program/project management.

Work experience on Classified Information Systems Security functions related to classified computing environments.

General understanding of network topology and operations.

Successful management of geographically diverse technical groups servicing multiple customers.

Prior experience working on Microsoft Windows Operating Systems and server platforms.

Past experience working technical activities in a classified environment.

Employees 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.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Palmdale, California

Become part of a team at the forefront of technology and the frontline of defense when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. We currently have opportunities across the world for those ready to solve our toughest challenges on land, sea, air, space and cyberspace.

With Northrop Grumman, you’ll be joining a culture where your voice is heard and contributions are valued. Launch your career and join the over 17,000 veterans pushing past possible every day to create and deliver the most advanced systems that connect and protect our world.  Northrop Grumman careers and internships are as varied as your interests, with a lifetime of potential that will allow you to work together with people from many backgrounds, personal passions and disciplines.

© 2020 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. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO.

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