Job Overview

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

  • Measurements Engineer 2- Redondo Beach, CA


The Measurements Engineering Department working under the Environmental, Structures, & Test Lab Operations is seeking a degreed engineer to join our diverse team. Our team supports the testing of both aircraft and spacecraft flight hardware. You will utilize your Mechanical, Electrical, and Computer skills to work with the disciplines of Thermal, Dynamics, Structures and Wind Tunnel Test. This opportunity is unique since you will be working in the world of digital data acquisition, sensors, instrumentation, and applications programming. Your diverse skills will find you working closely with floor Integration & Test Operations performing thermal testing, vibration, acoustic, or shock testing, static & fatigue testing, and in applications involving wind tunnel data collection & reduction. Prerequisites include: Basic mechanical & electronics theory, computer programming skills, good interpersonal and communication skills, technical writing, analytical & computational skills, self-starter, and willingness to use a "hands-on" approach to solving problems. Assignments range from utilizing our high speed data systems, upgrade or maintenance of data systems, thermal heater control applications, operating load control systems, programming of stepper motors, using wireless technology, and an opportunity to work in our wind tunnels.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

* BS degree in a science, technical, engineering or mathematics (STEM) related educational field plus at least 2 years of related experience. OR

* MS Degree

* Must be a U.S. Citizen

* Ability to obtain/maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance

* Ability to obtain/maintain a SSBI.

Preferred Qualifications:

* Degree in Computer Science, Mechanical, Electrical or Aero Engineering

* The preferred candidate should have a background familiar with mechanical assembly & test, applications using analog electronics & transducers, and strong programming skills utilizing Visual Basic.net, Advanced Excel user, VBA, or LABVIEW. Strain Gage Design & installation experience, Understand Hardware Design/DAS, 2D CAD experience preferred, Exposure to Material Testing, Deployment/Functional/Proof Testing.

Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, cybersecurity, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide. 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.
 

Shift: 1st Shift
Relocation Assistance: United States-California-Redondo Beach
Number of Openings: 3
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.