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Space - NSS - Sr./Principal Electrical Harness Engineer (Top Secret)

Northrop Grumman | Dulles VA 20199 USA | Full Time | Posted: 02/14/2020

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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 Space 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:
The Electrical Engineering Group within NGSS division, responsible for the development of Spacecraft Harnessing, is seeking an experienced Harness Engineer to perform detailed Spacecraft Harness Design, including flight part selection, electrical schematic capture, and working with CAD personnel for Harness Assembly and modeling development.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total harness spacecraft design
  • Lead Development of total harness product to include: concept, detailed design, fabrication & test support, installation support, and support of programmatic activities
  • Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total harness subsystem solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints


  • Qualifications:

    An ideal candidate for this role will have hands-on experience designing harnesses and use of Creo Schematics. They will also have experience providing floor support on harness production and/or fabrication, be experienced in providing CogE/Cam support, and have sound knowledge of EVMS. This person will joining a team of 6 and working alongside 4 Engineers and 2 Designers.

    Basic Qualifications:

    This position can be hired as either a Principal Electrical Engineer or Sr. Principal Electrical Engineer, depending on qualifications and years of experience.

    Basic Qualifications for Principal Electrical Engineer:
    • Bachelors of Science degree and 5 years of relevant experience or a Master's degree and 3 years of experience
    • Must possess an active or current Top Secret clearance and the ability to obtain SCI level access
    • Experience in overseeing the design, development, and implementation of total harness spacecraft design
    • Experience in the design and documentation of cable harnesses
    • Familiar with Harness Related Mil Specs and NASA specs
    • Experience in developing and maintaining requirements and technical documentation

    Basic Qualifications for Sr. Principal Electrical Engineer:
    • Bachelors of Science degree and 9 years of relevant experience or a Master's degree and 7 years of experience
    • Must possess an active or current Top Secret clearance and the ability to obtain SCI level access
    • Experience in overseeing the design, development, and implementation of total harness spacecraft design
    • Experience in the design and documentation of cable harnesses
    • Familiar with Harness Related Mil Specs and NASA specs
    • Experience in developing and maintaining requirements and technical documentation


    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Experience designing/routing harness cables using Creo Schematic and Creo Parametric
    • Active Top Secret/SCI clearance
    • Able to prioritize, execute and delegate tasks in a high-pressure, dynamic environment
    • Strong written, verbal, and presentation communication skills


    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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    Location Dulles, VA, 20199, United States
    Categories Engineering
    Sec Clearances Top Secret (TS)

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    Job Code 20003672