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Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems is currently seeking a Weapons Integration Engineer 4 to join the team. This position will be based in Edwards Air Force Base, CA, with occasional travel to the home office in Redondo Beach, CA. The Weapons Integration Engineer is expected to be a highly-motivated self-starter that has an interest in the functional design-integration of weapon systems and flight testing of fighter aircraft.
Responsibilities include: Perform a variety of duties in the weapons integration area, including, research, data gathering, and data analysis and troubleshooting. Works from engineering specifications such as software requirements packages, Interface Control Documents, Performance Based Specifications, Architecture drawings, and other Engineering Instructions or technical data. Works with a variety of Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) to complete tasks related to design, testing, and sustainment of aircraft weapon systems. Independently determines and develops approaches to solutions. Work is reviewed upon completion for adequacy in meeting objectives. Is self-motivated, works well with teams in collaborative environments.
Specific tasks performed in this role may include: supporting development of weapon-related software requirement packages; supporting test-planning activities leading to F-35 weapons-related ground and flight-test missions; support such mission via real-time control room monitoring, as well as post-flight data analysis/troubleshooting and report generation; performing Weapon System checkouts and updating procedures for maintenance; assisting in Sustainment activities of production aircraft by providing remote or on-site support to deployed squadrons in troubleshooting weapon-system issues.