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Supportability Engineer

Northrop Grumman | Melbourne FL 32910 USA | Full Time | Posted: 08/16/2019

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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 Supportability Engineer 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, FL.

The selected candidate will perform system engineering and integration tasks relating to Product Support IPTs, and represent Product Support in interaction with Design Engineering and IPT support. Prior experience in the system design concepts and maintenance of avionic and/or RF Systems, including RADAR , Communications, Navigation, digital and analog systems is required. Candidate shall have knowledge of design and database tools, and possess the ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and parts lists.

Essential Functions:

  • Identify, analyze, quantify and influence logistics requirements to support the weapon system including spares, Support Equipment, technical data, training, facilities, and personnel
  • Interface with vehicle engineering to influence designs for supportability
  • Initiate and perform trade studies
  • Perform detailed maintenance task analysis
  • Determine overall weapon support system requirements
  • Support of radar systems fault isolation and/or integration in the aircraft platform
  • Support of radar setup, maintenance, and upgrades
  • Review of supplier technical deliverables

The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels. The candidate should be well organized, pay a great deal of attention to detail, possess good written and verbal communication skills and be able to present design concepts to an audience. The Candidate must be able to work well with co-workers, other groups and external suppliers.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Science, Technology, Engineeringor Math in an RF related discipline from an accredited university and 2 years of engineering experience OR Master's Degree in engineering in an RF related discipline
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance
Preferred Qualifications:
  • 3 years of engineering experience in RF/electrical and/or avionics systems
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering Preferred.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface with all levels of employees and management
  • Active, DoD Secret clearance
  • Experience performing RF measurements/analysis including VSWR and time delays

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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Location Melbourne, FL, 32910, United States
Categories Engineering

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