Principal Electrical Engineer III (Electrical Engineering Systems Group)
Company: Northrop Grumman
Posted on: January 25, 2023
Requisition ID: R10091130
Location: Chandler, AZ, USA
Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship
Clearance Type: None
Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available 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: 2
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.
Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the
boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and
cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start
contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing
real-life solutions to our world's biggest challenges. We take
pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to
grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With
our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right
opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.
Northrop Grumman Space Systems is currently seeking a Principal
Electrical Engineer III in our Chandler, AZ facility.
The Chandler group performs cradle-to-grave engineering on the
majority of their launch vehicles. They are working on
approximately 15 separate vehicles at any given time, among them
are Antares, Minotaur, Pegasus, GMD, Sentinel, and many more. Their
products serve a variety of purposes including ISS (International
Space Station) cargo resupply, deploying defense satellites,
developing missile interceptor technology, and providing much
needed target vehicles to better hone our military capability. This
means you can be part of the design, operations planning, ground
support development, analysis, testing, integration, launch
operations and more. There is plenty to do and learn that will
reinforce your existing skillsets while also helping you learn what
it takes to get a rocket to lift off and achieve orbit. Our
department has a good variety of sub-groups to choose from where
you can roll up your sleeves to become an industry expert or opt to
pursue a more well-rounded approach while learning a little about
Based on specific objectives, perform analysis, design, and/or test
of complex designs. Perform comprehensive review of internal,
external and range requirements to support launch vehicle system
level design and vehicle subsystem design. Perform detailed
analyses to support/verify designs and conduct briefings to
management and customers. Lead development, coordination, and
execution of test programs required to evaluate the design. Oversee
component supplier design, analysis, manufacture, and test. Lead
troubleshooting efforts and comprehensive failure investigations.
Mentor other engineers from a technical standpoint as well as
perform senior peer review. Collaborate early and often with other
engineering disciplines and operations/manufacturing groups.
Broad understanding and application of company electrical
engineering technical standards.
Broad technical expertise and working knowledge of other related
Prepares and presents electrical engineering materials for
Requirements and Design Reviews.
Studies basic design concepts and criteria for more complex
Applies electrical engineering principles to adapt or improve upon
heritage features from previous successful designs of a similar
Perform qualification testing, characterization testing,
troubleshooting, and test data review of completed designs.
Perform data analysis to identify trends that may indicate out of
tolerance or degraded part performance.
Perform testing to characterize off-nominal behavior of
Actively and effectively participates and contributes in a positive
manner while supporting team decisions and goals.
Makes an extra effort to provide quality internal and external
Constantly seeks new sources of information and provides
information necessary to meet customer needs.
Disciplined with escalation when required.
Derives requirements through multiple sources of documentation and
Evaluate uncertainty and risks associated with requirements and
Patriciate in trade studies for both internal projects and procured
Act with safety as your number one priority through every aspect of
Provides formal peer review of engineering designs or analyses for
BS in engineering and 5 Years' Experience ,
Electrical engineering preferred.
U.S. Citizenship is required
Ability to obtain and maintain a US DoD Secret Security clearance
Active Secret Security Clearance, or higher
Prior experience with the design, test, and/or integration and
deployment of electrical components or subsystems
Release of engineering documentation including technical drawings,
specifications, and test procedures.
Burndown of nonconformances and/or root cause failure analysis of
Problem solving not only for technical issues, but also for
schedule, cost, resource and other project challenges.
Mentoring and cross-training team members across a diverse set of
technologies and electrical system architectures used to meet
Knowledgeable with the use of basic test equipment such as power
supplies, oscilloscopes, DMMs, and electronic loads.
Experience using analytical software tools, such as MATLAB or
Python, to analyze and reduce data to identify key characteristics
Salary Range: $90,400 USD - $135,600 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
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.
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