Engr Energetics Mfg-19020901

Location: Brigham City
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Clearance Type: Secret
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact peoples 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 nations 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, theyre 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.


Propulsion Systems is currently seeking a Test Engineer, Energetics Manufacturing Engineer, to provide testing support in our Test and Research Operations Value Stream team at the Promontory, Utah site.


Role Description:

As a Test Engineer, Energetics Manufacturing Engineer, will work with more senior engineers to maintain and/or  develop control systems in support of environmental, structural, dynamic, and static test processes for aerospace components including; rocket motors, rocket motor initiation systems, ordnance devices, and illuminating devices.  Candidate for this position will be part of a team that is responsible for designing, documenting and overseeing the build, installation and checkout process for test support equipment. The candidate will work with Test Engineering and Operations to document ground test equipment electrical and mechanical designs, test setups, and bay configurations. Test engineers must have a willingness to learn how to manage complex test projects and be non-compromising with regards to safety even when working under pressure. Test engineers must be comfortable presenting technical data to leadership and review boards. Test engineers spend time in test facilities (including at offsite customers) developing solutions to a variety of complex testing challenges. 


Experience Requirements:  

 Must be able to qualify for an Alcohol Tobacco and Firearm (ATF) Explosives Possessor designation.
 Must be able to qualify for a Department of Defense security clearance. 
 Must be disciplined to follow detailed instructions and comply with procedures.
 Excellent written and oral communication skills to create clear and understandable documentation


Experience Preferred:  

 Ability to create/modify sketches in CAD or related software. 
 Hands-on experience working with mechanical, electrical, and software aspects of automated control systems.
 LabVIEW programming experience a plus.



 B.S. degree in an engineering discipline. Prefer Electrical or Mechanical Engineering. Must have a minimum of 2 years related engineering 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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job ID: 19020901

  Reasons to apply:

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like flexible work schedules, education assistance and paid time off.
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