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Experienced Professionals: Life at Northrop Grumman

Experienced Professionals: Life at Northrop Grumman

Hear from our experienced professional employees and gain insights into our culture.

We’re defining the future of science, technology and engineering at Northrop Grumman. Together our trail-blazing teams work to develop the latest technology and solve the world’s toughest challenges. We invite you to read these stories about some of our experienced professional employees and take advantage of gaining insights into our culture.

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The Mountain

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Swimming with the Sharks

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Champions Among Us

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Unfinished Business

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Turning the Page

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Meet Engineering & Sciences Operations Manager Mitch

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Meet Rich, an Aeronautics Systems Program Director

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Inspiring the Next Generation: Meet Tim

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Building a Legacy: A Lifelong Mission of Service

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Christy and the Big Picture in Digital Transformation

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From Football Dreams to Higher Callings

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Veteran Spotlight: Meet Marine Corps Veteran Rafael

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Engineering Maker Spaces Respond to COVID-19

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First Female Aviator Assigned to her Navy Squadron Now Leads at Northrop Grumman

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From Air Force to Northrop Grumman Program Manager

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Veteran Spotlight: Meet Marine Corps Veteran Stephanie

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Ensuring Quality Over Quantity

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Engineer and Artist Inspiring Young Scientists

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38 Years of Perfecting Inspiration

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Four Generations of Company Pride

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Cygnus Mission Control from Home

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50 Years at the Rocket Ranch

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Supporting Those on the Front Line

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Veteran Spotlight: Meet U.S. Navy Veteran Scott

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Transitioning from the Military to Northrop Grumman

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From Biosensors to Semiconductor Processing

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Finding Work-Life Balance

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A Team Journey: DoD Skillbridge

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Veteran Spotlight: Meet Marine Corps Veteran Rab

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Leading a Health Care Team in Times of Crisis and Beyond

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Sewing with Purpose

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Supporting the CDC in the Global Pandemic

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Volunteering in Vietnam

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From Shuttle Watcher to Acclaimed Engineer

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Engineer Summits Mt. Everest

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Growing Business with Technology

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Welcome Home: Engineer Returns to Northrop Grumman

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Making a Difference as a Mentor

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Progress Faster Than the Speed of Sound

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Mixing Electricity and Water Sparks a Revolutionary Idea

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Veteran Helps Save Soldiers’ Lives

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A Forward-Thinking Approach in Cybersecurity

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Solving Aerospace Engineering Problems in a Pinch

Mentoring is a joint venture at Northrop Grumman.

Mentorships Are Joint (STARS) Ventures

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A Commitment to Family, Education and Career Development

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From Intern to NASA Spacewalker

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The Importance of Safety in the Workplace

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Solutions From Strength of Our Differences

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Helping Underserved Students in STEM

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High Fives for Quality and Community

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44 Years at Northrop Grumman

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Supporting Neurodiversity and Inclusivity

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Deep Learning Technologies

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Fiber + 3D Printing = Patented Success

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Machinists Forge a Brave New World in 3D

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Surfing Helps Maintain Quality on the Job

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Manager Earns AFCEA Award

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From Ski Slopes to Data Slopes

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30 Under 30 Rising Star

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Measuring Elementary Particles

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From the Navy to Northrop Grumman

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Fostering Innovative Ideas

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Veterans Are Integral to Success

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United With LGBT Pride

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Abraham’s Story: The Lost Boys of Sudan

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The Transition From Army Analyst to Business Development Manager

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