Job Overview

Company:
NORTHROP GRUMMAN
Location:
Redondo Beach, CA
Status:
FULLTIME
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Job Description

  • Senior Calibration Engineer 6


Put your years of experience to good use providing needed mentorship and guidance for calibration of cutting edge sensors. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's premier technology development team for future sensors.

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Roles and Responsibilities:

* Provide system level concept development for calibration systems

* Provide mentorship and training of engineers new to the field

* Development and build of space flight EO/IR hardware

* Modeling capability for calibration and performance of future sensors

* Document concepts, analyses, and support internal and external customer briefings.

* Lead a team of engineers on EO/IR sensor development

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelors Degree in Optics, Physics, or related field; Ability to communicate clearly, both via written documents and presentation skills; 10+ years experience in design and systems engineering of EO/IR Sensors for air and space applications; 10+ years experience in EO/IR sensor calibration. US Citizenship and active Security Clearance required to start.

Preferred Qualifications:

Ph.D in Optics, Physics, or related field; recognized leader in the calibration of EO/IR Sensors; experience with proposal development, excellent writing and communication skills; proven team leadership for space flight EO/IR sensor development; active current SSBI.

Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in aerospace, electronics, information systems and technical services to government and commercial customers worldwide. Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
 

Shift: 1st Shift
Relocation Assistance: United States-California-Redondo Beach
Number of Openings: 1
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Business Sector: Aerospace Systems
Clearance: SSBI

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© 2014 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 statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U. S. Citizenship is required for most positions.