Principal Technical Product Support Engineer-19015833

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

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a highly-motivated Principal Technical Product Support Engineer with extensive software, hardware, and system knowledge to own and troubleshoot system issues and train end-users.  The candidate should be a self-starter and will be responsible for working within and outside of the IPT to resolve high visibility issues.  This role will be from the Systems Engineering directorate and report directly to the MS IPT Product Support Lead. This position will be located at Edwards AFB, CA.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide expert software, hardware, and system support to on-site end-users.
  • Train End-Users
  • Support the IPT with software defect resolution and enhancement efforts
  • Communicate issues to IPT leadership
  • Ability to prioritize issues and make recommendations on courses actions
  • Work Closely with hardware and software engineers in a lab and training environment at Edwards AFB


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) with 5+ years of software, hardware, and systems experience (3+ with Masters in STEM and 0+ with PhD in STEM).
  • Security Requirements:  Candidate must have Active DoD Top Secret and a background investigation within the scope of five years and be able to obtain and maintain a program specific accesses if required.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Mission Planning experience
  • Previous experience with existing system
  • Program Access
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: 19015833

  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.
Top Secret Required