Principal Field Engineer

Northrop Grumman El Segundo , CA 90245

Posted 6 months ago

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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 Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Principal Field Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in El Segundo, CA.

The successful candidate will perform as a retrofit manager in support of the F/A-18E/F and EA-18G aircraft. The candidate will be responsible for retrofit planning in the proposal phase, retrofit kitting process through retrofit installation. The successful candidate will manage all aspects of an Engineering Change Proposal from a cost and schedule perspective and ultimately support all contractual requirements. Responsibilities include working closely with the customer, program management, and other internal Integrated Product Teams for retrofit development and execution. The successful candidate will have prior aircraft and technical experience, preferably in engineering, manufacturing engineering and or fighter jet maintainer background. Experience with Project/Program Management and required tools is preferred.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)

  • 5 years of experience in engineering, manufacturing engineering and/or fighter jet maintenance OR 3 Years with Master's degree

  • Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Office (Windows, MS Word, Excel, Access and Power Point)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with F/A-18 aircraft systems, subsystems and structure experience, specifically a retrofit background and familiarization with Engineering Change Proposals, U.S. Navy Validation & Verification process

  • Experience with reading and translating engineering drawings and technical directives and specifications

  • Military background

  • Strong communication skills required (verbal, writing, and presentation

  • Demonstrated leadership skills

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.


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