ECLSS Engineer – Tactical Space Systems

Requisition ID: 20022245

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Dulles
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you’ll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.
Since the dawn of the space age, Northrop Grumman has put innovative products and ideas into orbit, on the Moon, and beyond – from systems engineering, spacecraft manufacturing, precision sensors, space instrument design, ground stations development, and revolutionary launch vehicles. Help shape the future of Space exploration as an integral part of the Lunar Missions at Northrop Grumman. Join an organization working to put the first woman and the next man on the moon in 2024 and develop the next steps toward human space missions to Mars through our human habitat in cislunar space. At Northrop Grumman, we are launching careers into orbit.
The Environmental Control and Life Support Systems (ECLSS) Integration Engineer will work with other ECLSS systems engineers and technicians at Northrop Grumman, ECLSS vendors and NASA to ensure Gateway ECLSS requirements are met and the ECLSS system successfully integrated into the HALO module. 
Oversee component through subsystem assembly and testing of ECLSS hardware and eventual integration into HALO module.
Support the ECLSS CAM and technical lead with ECLSS system design and integration activities, to include working with subcontractors and ECLSS system engineering teams.
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Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Aerospace Engineering, Biomechanical Engineering, or equivalent field and 2+ years of experience, or Master's degree and 0 + year with system and/or hardware design and analysis experience.
  • Experience with Environmental Control and Life Support Systems (ECLSS) on human systems.
  • Travel up to 10 percent of the time and remain deployed for up to three weeks consecutively working long hours as may be required to support Crew Systems ground operations.  
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with Environmental Control and Life Support Systems (ECLSS) on human spaceflight systems
  • Prior Human Spaceflight experience
  • Systems Engineering knowledge and/or 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. 

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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  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 work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.


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