Vehicle Systems Engineer/Principal Vehicle Systems Engineer, Edwards AFB, Ca

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Edwards AFB, CA

Requisition ID: R10085187
Category: Engineering
Location: Edwards AFB, CA, USA
Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship
Clearance Type: Secret
Telecommute: Yes-May consider hybrid teleworking for this position
Shift: 1st Shift (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.

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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 Aerospace Systems is currently seeking a Vehicle Systems Engineer/Principal Vehicle Systems Engineer to join the team. This position will be based in Edwards AFB , CA. The successful candidate is expected to be a highly motivated self-starter that has an interest in systems engineering, weapons integration, and flight testing of aircraft. The position requires technical knowledge of Stores Management System (SMS) / Suspension and Release Equipment (S&RE)-related hardware and software, including MIL-STD-1553, MIL-STD-1760, etc., for the ability to carry and employ weapons. Other responsibilities encompass performing a variety of duties supporting flight test activities, data gathering, data analysis, and writing technical reports. Candidate must be able to work from engineering drawings and written or verbal instructions. Works with Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) to complete tasks related to design, production, and sustainment. Independently determines and develops approaches to solutions. Candidates need to be self-motivated and able to work collaboratively with internal teams and external customers in high-tempo environments.

Specific tasks performed in this role may include: integrated systems evaluation, assisting with or leading F-35 flight-test data analysis/troubleshooting and report generation; assisting in Sustainment activities of production aircraft by providing remote or on-site support to deployed squadrons in troubleshooting weapon-system issues, as well as performing weapon-system checkouts and updating procedures; assisting in follow-on development system-integration activities such as participating in software requirements development, test plan development, and preparation for flight-test execution/control room monitoring.  Some travel may be required.

Basic Qualifications (Vehicle Systems Engineer):

STEM Bachelor’s degree with 2 or more years of engineering experience; or a STEM Master’s degree with 0 or more years of experience.
At least 1 year of professional engineering experience within the Aerospace Industry required
Active DoD Secret Clearance is required
Ability to obtain and maintain program special access clearance is required prior to a start date being determined

Level 3:

Basic Qualifications:

STEM Bachelor’s degree with 5 or more years of engineering experience; or a STEM Master’s degree with 3 or more years of experience; or a STEM PhD degree with 1 or more years of experience
At least 1 year of professional engineering experience within the Aerospace Industry required
Active DoD Secret Clearance is required
Ability to obtain and maintain program special access clearance is required prior to a start date being determined

Preferred Qualifications:

Ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret clearance.
Prior experience with Flight Test activities, Integrated Systems Evaluations, or Weapons Integration – Physical and/or Functional
CATIA V5 proficiency with ability to conduct envelope and clearance analyses
Understanding of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing

Salary Range: $85,000 USD – $127,400 USD
Salary Range 2: $104,600 USD – $157,000 USD

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

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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