Our Values

We, the women and men of Northrop Grumman, are guided by the following Values. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that putting our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers and the communities we serve.

We take responsibility for quality

Our products and services are best-in-class in terms of value received for dollars paid. We deliver excellence, strive for continuous improvement and respond vigorously to change. Each of us is responsible for the quality of whatever we do.

We deliver customer satisfaction

We are dedicated to satisfying our customers. We believe in respecting our customers, listening to their requests and understanding their expectations. We strive to exceed their expectations in affordability, mission capability, quality and on-time delivery.

We provide leadership as a company and as individuals

Northrop Grumman’s leadership is founded on talented employees effectively applying advanced technology, innovative manufacturing and sound business management. We add more value at lower cost with faster response. We each lead through our competence, creativity and teamwork.

We act with integrity in all we do

We are each personally accountable for the highest standards of behavior, including honesty and fairness in all aspects of our work. We fulfill our commitments as responsible citizens and employees. We treat customers and company resources with the respect they deserve. We comply with all applicable laws and regulations.

We value people

We treat one another with respect and take pride in the significant contributions that come from our diversity of individuals and ideas. Our continued success requires us to provide the education and development needed to help our people grow. We are committed to openness and trust in all relationships.

We regard our suppliers as essential team members

We owe our suppliers the same respect we show our customers. Our suppliers deserve fair and equitable treatment, clear agreements, and honest feedback on performance. We consider our suppliers’ needs in conducting our business.