Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Integration & Test Electrical Engineer in Wallops Island, Virginia

Integration & Test Electrical Engineer

Locations:Wallops Island, VA

Categories: Engineering and Sciences

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Job ID:MAE20180602-43711

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 Innovation 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.

Northrop Grumman is currently seeking an Integration & Test Electrical Engineer to join our team in Wallops, VA.

Role description & Responsibilities:

Integration & Test Electrical Engineer will support the Antares Spacelift Program. The Antares Program launches spacelift vehicles out of Wallops, VA, to delivery supplies and scientific equipment to the Space Station. The Integration & Test Engineer will manage assembly, integration, and test of space launch vehicle flight hardware at the Wallops launch site. Specific duties include hands-on electrical integration of flight hardware, developing/maintaining processes and procedures for vehicle assembly and vehicle testing, hands-on electrical testing of flight hardware, and documenting and pursuing root cause of discrepancies found with hardware.

Required Experience:

  • Bachelor Degree (BS) in Electrical Engineering

  • 2 years of electrical hands-on integration & test or related experience is desirable

  • Ability to work in a fast pace team environment and multi-task

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Familiarity with the Antares launch vehicle is desirable

  • Ability to solve problems

  • Travel availability 5%

Location

Wallops, VA

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 visitwww.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Type:Full Time

Desired Travel:less than 25%

Years of Experience:1-3 Years

Education:Bachelors

Expertise:Engineering

Group:Flight