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.
We are currently seeking an experienced Engineering Consultant to provide leadership to our Commercial Program's CBS and GEM teams in our Bacchus offices.
The Engineering Consultant is responsible for reviewing key aspects of CBS and GEM qualification test efforts to identify and help resolve potential issues associated with Thrust Vector Control (TVC) components and load application hydraulic systems. Responsibilities will include being part of the Integrated Product Team associated with these test efforts and lead discussions that will aid in extracting potential issues and/or improve the risk posture associated with the tests.
Review test plans, procedures and provide input for necessary updates
Participate in peer reviews and readiness reviews
Provide risk assessments including potential mitigation plans
Support test dry runs, meetings, and testing as necessary
Deep technical understanding and knowledge of the CBS TVC system
Deep technical understanding and knowledge of hydraulic load application systems
Deep technical understanding and knowledge of NGIS PS design process and testing operations
Broad understanding of NGIS PS products, design process and operations.
Strong knowledge of TVC systems
Strong skills in problem identification, resolution and team communication
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Excellent time management and organizational skills.
Detail oriented but able to understand the big picture.
Knowledge of CBS and GEM 63XL designs
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