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Staff Test Conductor

Northrop Grumman
Palmdale, CA 93550
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 Aeronautic Systems has an opening for a Staff Test Conductor to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale, CA.

Essential Functions:

+ Responsible to ensure engineering tests serve mission objectives and mechanisms are in place to execute the tests.
+ Responsible for testing all customer samples.
+ Oversees the operational aspects of engineering tests and serves as liaison to program, engineering and line management.
+ Reviews status of test requirements, manages schedules and prepares reports.
+ Selects and supervises technicians during test.
+ Assesses anomalies and develops resolutions to documented procedures in conjunction with Test and Quality Engineering.

Support system analysis and operations analysis activities to include:

+ Concept of operations, military requirements analysis, threat system analysis, system survivability analysis, mission performance/effectiveness analysis, force level effectiveness analysis, and military utility.
+ Adapt existing models, methods, and analysis capabilities to conduct studies to support the design, development, and assessment of advanced system design concepts and technologies.

Candidate should be able to work independently and within a team, and be able to translate informal system requirements and design elements and translate into an engineering model to be used for various analyses with limited management/technical oversight.


**Basic Qualifications:**

+ 14 years of engineering experience with Bachelors, or 12 Years of engineering experience with Masters, or 9 Years of engineering experience with PhD.
+ Active Top Secret Clearance with the ability to obtain Special Program Access
+ Proficient in Microsoft Office tools

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Familiarity with FAA standards
+ Highly organized and capable of managing multiple projects
+ Systems level analysis experience
+ Previous flight experience
+ RADAR systems experience
+ Electronic warfare experience

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.

**Job Category** : Mission and Quality Assurance


Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-06-20

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