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Principal Engineer Electrical Integration & Test (Security Clearance required)

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Huntsville
Posted on: December 5, 2019

Job Description:

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history. Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures. Job Summary:Candidate shall possess a general electrical engineering background and an understanding of analog and digital electronics. This position requires basic knowledge of electrical and electronic system design. Candidate shall possess the skills needed to write electrical test procedures and review electrical test data to ensure that hardware is tested properly and passes all tests. Applicant should be familiar with using oscilloscopes, network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, power meters, digital multi-meters, data recorders, and other electrical test equipment. Duties will require daily contact with space launch vehicle hardware and solid rocket motors. Candidate will be responsible for assisting senior staff in the final system-level integration and test of air launched and ground launched target vehicles. Under guidance of senior staff, specific duties may include: contribute to the development of detailed work instructions, processes and procedures directing the test of launch vehicle systems; coordinate test activities and schedules with operations supervisors, program engineers and various customer organizations; document hardware defects and test anomalies, and develop and implement robust and effective corrective actions; identify opportunities for continuous process improvement and participate in implementation; support launch operations, as required. Candidate will become a test conductor and will conduct vehicle level testing included but not limited to Electrical Ground Support Equipment (EGSE) and Air Launch Equipment (ALE) checkout, flight hardware battery charging, vehicle safe to mate testing, software loads, RF system checkout, basic vehicle electrical testing, ordnance sequence testing, Nozzle Steering and Actuator Control System (ACS) testing, Flight Termination System (FTS) checkout, and missile simulation testing. Applicant will be required to show strong leadership and decision making skills and will be working with flight hardware on a daily basis. Candidate will be responsible for directing electrical technicians to support flight hardware testing. Applicant needs to have experience troubleshooting electrical ground support equipment and flight hardware. Ability to write in clear technical terms, and good interpersonal skills required as well as the ability to communicate with engineers from various backgrounds. Knowledge of standard PC application software is required. Occasional business travel may be required.Researches, develops, designs, and tests electrical components, equipment, systems, and networks. Designs electrical equipment, facilities, components, products, and systems for commercial, industrial, and domestic purposes.Basic Qualifications:5 Years with Bachelors in Science; 3 Years with Masters; 0 Years with PhD.U.S. Citizenship is requiredA DoD secret security clearance is required Upon START. Preferred Qualifications: 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.

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