Principal Engr Sys Test with Security Clearance
Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Palm Bay
Posted on: November 15, 2019
. 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 has an opening for a Principal Systems Test
Engineer - Mission Planning to join our team of qualified, diverse
individuals. This position will be temporarily located in
Melbourne, FL and must be willing to transition permanently to
Palmdale, CA. Essential Functions: * Develop mission plans, which
include the peer review, 6 Degrees of Freedom (6DOF) checks of
mission plans, testing and development of complex mission plans in
a simulator, laboratory environment, and developmental
test/production system. * Participate in mission rehearsals and
train others on the mission planning system. * Coordinate with
operations schedulers to obtain range clearances as well with
internal and external agencies in order to meet mission objectives.
* Contribute to pre and post-test mission briefings. * Administer
computer equipment hosting mission-planning system/tools, to
include performance of audits, system security planning, etc. *
Work collaboratively with design engineers during the development
and testing of the mission planning system to ensure requirements
and capabilities are met. * Ability to apply advanced technical
principles, theories and concepts as it contributes to the
development. * Works on unusually complex technical problems and
provides solution, which are highly innovative. * Able to work
under consultative direction toward a predetermined long-range
goals and objectives. * Assignments are often self-initiated and
pursues courses of action necessary to obtain results. * Overtime,
odd shifts, weekend work will occasionally be required. The
selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment
with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments,
collaborative/team settings across all levels. Rocktober . Basic
Qualifications: * Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology,
Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited
university and 5+ years of engineering experience OR
* Master's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or
Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 3+
years of engineering experience OR
* PhD Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics
(STEM) discipline from an accredited university.
* 5+years of aviation experience
* Must have a Secret Clearance with investigation completed within
the last 6 years and be able to obtain Special Program Access. *
Must be able to temporarily reside in Melbourne, Fl. with the
ability to permanently transition to Palmdale/Edwards CA.
* Musthave Joint Mission Planning System (JMPS) knowledge
Preferred Qualifications: * Master's Degree in Engineering,
Physics, or Mathematics
* Experience in Mission Planning Development during Flight Test
(DT) and Operational Test (OT) dynamic environments.
* 3+ years' experience as a military mission planner.
* Must be skilled in the Joint Mission Planning System (JMPS).
* Must be able to obtain a Top Secret Clearance * Excellent
communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface
with all levels of employees and management. 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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