Susan R. Nowicki

Director of Engineering, Northrop Grumman Amherst Systems

Susan R. Nowicki is the Director of Engineering at Northrop Grumman Corporation’s Amherst Systems office located in Amherst, NY. She has over 25 years of experience designing and developing Electronic Warfare systems for the US military and its allies. Susan’s area of technical expertise is in Air Surveillance and Enemy Weapon simulation systems.

Since joining Northrop Grumman in 1989, Susan has held a variety of positions, including Director of Programs for Northrop Grumman’s Combat Training Systems business unit, Director of Systems Engineering and Director of Software Engineering. In her current position as Director of Engineering, she is responsible for all engineering design/development activities and has oversight responsibilities for over 100 engineering personnel. 

Susan holds bachelor’s degrees in Computer Science and Mathematics from State University of NY at Geneseo, and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Cornell University. She has also completed executive leadership programs at the Wharton School and at Stanford University.