Production Flight Operations Engineering Manager 2 - Northrop Grumman Corporation (Palmdale,
In the sea, land, air and space, Northrop Grumman is a recognized leader in autonomous systems. The depth and breadth of our platforms and technologies portfolio, such as Globalhawk, Triton and NATO AGS provide customers with a wide range of capabilities. Autonomous systems operate in areas where manned vehicles cannot, allow for prolonged missions, and help reduce risk to both national security and human lives.
The Cross Programs Production Test integrated program team requires a Flight Operations Manager to orchestrate flight acceptance and production testing. This position requires an individual with a strong background in flight operations to oversee acceptance testing of Palmdale Cross Programs air vehicles, manages the flight crew schedule, interfaces daily with mission planning and NG Flight Test Operations. This position must coordinate Palmdale production operations, to include creating and maintaining flight publications accounts, requisition of required equipment, writing Palmdale-specific contractor procedures and maintaining pilot documents and manuals required for flight operations. This manager directly interfaces with the Government Flight Representative (GFR) and is the POC for required Aircraft Operating Inspections.
Additional responsibilities include:
- Daily support of aircraft and ground shelter testing
- Managing the daily operations of Cross Programs pilots, sensor operators, flight test engineers and operations schedulers
- Coordinating with chase aircraft and pilot requirements
This position will also fill the Section Manager role for Palmdale-based Cross Programs UAS pilots.
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