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Manager 3 Capture Management - Top Secret (Linthicum, VA)

Northrop Grumman
Linthicum Heights, MD 21090
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on groundbreaking systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join efforts to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable commitment to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Capture Manager to join our team of business development professionals in the Payloads and Ground Division. The capture manager position is available in Linthicum, MD. Relocation is possible, but not guaranteed.

The Capture Manager will work in support of the Business Development team to provide capture leadership for space payload and ground pursuits - to include mission and concept development, Electro-Optical/Infra-Red, Radar, SIGINT, and On-board Processing for payloads, and enabling technologies. Customers may include NASA, AFRL, NRL, DARPA, SDA, Space RCO, and Classified customers. The selected candidate will be responsible for identifying customer needs, translating NG capabilities and solutions into offerings, and managing a portfolio of captures and proposal efforts while seeking to influence customer acquisition strategies.

The successful capture manager candidate will assist in managing a pipeline of opportunities, managing customer messaging and shaping plans, influencing internal investment decisions, ensuring readiness for proposals, and supporting proposal development. Candidates may elect in the future to stay in capture role, or rotate into program manager or permanent Business Development positions.

The successful candidate will lead in the development of capture strategy including business solution for pursuit of opportunities; identifies potential customers, competitive assessments, teaming suppliers, and prices-to-win; participates in bid and proposal activities. Maintains on-going interaction with business development and executive leadership.

Ideal candidates for this position will be excellent at written and oral communications, possess a strong ability to establish and develop inter-personal relationships, have a substantial business development background, be strong leaders, and bring some combination of the following: sensor technology (EO/IR, RF, or Processing); Battle management C2 expertise; program management; technology development; capture and proposal; and a history of working closely with organizations such as SMC, AFSPC, AFRL, NRL, DARPA, SDA, Space RCO, or Classified customers

To learn more about our hiring process for manager positions, please view our "Selecting the Best Qualified Managers" video: http://www.northropgrumman.com/SQMVideo SQMVideo

**Qualifications:**

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ Bachelor's degree
+ 7 years' of related experience including experience in engineering, business development, program management, capture and/or proposals
+ 4 years of leadership/management experience
+ Familiarity with DoD or space satellite customers for acquisition or operations
+ Must possess an active Top Secret clearance

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Experience leading captures of at least $50M
+ Demonstrated technical expertise in the development of space payloads (EO/IR, RF, or Processing). Battle management C2 expertise
+ Experience with satellite ground control and mission management systems. Program management, technology development, capture and proposal
+ History of working closely with organizations such as SMC, AFSPC, AFRL, NRL, DARPA, SDA, Space RCO, or Classified customers
+ Current TS/SCI with polygraph

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

**Job Category** : Business Development
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Posted: 2020-05-19 Expires: 2020-06-18

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