Satellite Systems Engineer (Clearance Required)
Company: Northrop Grumman
Posted on: January 6, 2022
Requisition ID: R10018070
Category: Engineering Location: Azusa - CA, United States of
America Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship Clearance
Type: Secret Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this
position Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America) Travel
Required: Yes, 10% of the Time Positions Available: 1
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 Sector in Azusa, CA is seeking
Satellite Systems Engineers (Level 2) to join our team.
The Payload and Ground Systems organization within the Northrop
Grumman Space Systems pushes the boundaries of innovation,
redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various
sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills,
innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain
optimized product lines across the sector while providing a
decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our
Conducts mission and program specific real time spacecraft and
satellite flight operations during readiness, execution and
evaluation phases. Develops detailed plans and procedures to
provide maximum mission support in areas such as orbit dynamics,
satellite performance analysis, command and control of on-orbit
satellites. Provides technical direction for on-orbit mission
support, plans for critical vehicle malfunctions and recommends
alternate operating techniques to continue maximum mission support.
Conducts failure analysis of the performance of the orbiting
satellites via telemetry data.
The successful candidate will be expected to:
Provide mission operations support to the SBIRS program.
Support system maintenance activities such as procedure updates,
architecture upkeep, and formal program milestones.
Work with systems engineers to conduct anomaly review board
investigations as necessary.
Support testing using simulators and resolve discrepancies.
Support development and test command procedures, telemetry pages,
and other products
Support operations readiness activities including customer
Support operations, including shift work.
Monitor vehicle state of health across all subsystems and perform
short and long-term telemetry trending.
Provide status reporting through both the functional and program
Provide mentoring, guidance and manage tasks for the operations
Support internal and external customer meetings through proficient
verbal and documented (MS PowerPoint, MS Word, MS Excel)
Bachelor's Degree in a STEM field (Science, Technology,
Engineering, Mathematics) & 2 years of related engineering
experience, OR a Master's Degree in a STEM field
Experience working with MATLAB
Active & Current DoD Secret security clearance
Prior experience conducting on-orbit mission operations and
resolving satellite and ground system anomalies.
Master's Degree or higher specifically in Aerospace or Electrical
Unix environment experience.
Experience with engineering tools such as STK.
Salary Range: 74900 - 112300
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. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world,
we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our
colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we
operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive
Order 14042 (https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/) we
will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be
fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022 or by your start date if it is
after January 18th. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical
and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine
requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and
approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date.
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.
Citizenship is required for most positions.
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