Alice Springs, Northern Territory, AUS
Requisition ID: R10084365
Location: Alice Springs, Northern Territory, AUS
Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship
Clearance Type: Polygraph
Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
Shift: Days (United States of America)
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available
Positions Available: 1
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 Space Systems is seeking a System Engineer to support an Operations and Maintenance facility located in Alice Springs, Australia. The successful candidate will provide technical planning, cost-benefit analysis, and integration support for operational systems. This System Engineer will also serve as an interface to Site and CONUS engineering organizations. The principal duties of the position are:
Provide engineering support to include; requirements definition/evaluation, planning, coordination, identifying and addressing impacts, generating documentation, and test support.
Research, prepare and present baseline change proposals to internal and external customers
Plan, design and support execution of installation and integration activities addressing operational equipment obsolescence and delivery of new systems/capabilities
Develop and coordinate technical and conceptual trade studies between Site and Factory Operations and Maintenance teams
Support system engineering functions for the Program including management of project schedules, program risks, opportunities, issues and baseline changes
Assess program operations and engineering activities to ensure maximum availability, maintainability and overall performance
A comprehensive overseas compensation package is offered with this position—relocation assistance will be available.
For T3 Level: Bachelors degree in a STEM(Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) discipline and 5 years of related experience OR 3 years with a Masters in STEM OR 0 years experience with a Ph.D in STEM
For T2 Level: Bachelors degree in a STEM(Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) discipline and 2 years of related experience OR 0 years with a Masters in STEM.
The successful candidate should have excellent written and oral communication skills and strong organization skills
Strong interpersonal team building skills are also required
Must be able to thrive and be an effective contributor in a dynamic operational environment working across many organizations and interfaces
Candidate must have, and be able to maintain, at least ONE of the following active U.S. Government security clearances:
Dept of Defense Top Secret level with a background investigation date within 6 years
OR SCI access with a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) completed within 5 years OR Dept of Energy Q clearance with a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) completed within 5 years
AMP/ATP/Mission 1 experience is highly desired
Experience with System Engineering foundations and concepts
Familiarity with Site Integration Standards
A two year overseas tour commitment is required. Candidate must pass security/polygraph screening.
Salary Range: $104,600 USD – $157,000 USD
Salary Range 2: $85,000 USD – $127,400 USD
The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.
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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Northrop Grumman / Equal Opportunity Employer
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