Engineering Aide 2 – Tactical Space Systems

Requisition ID: 21003557

  • Category IconCategory: Technical Support
  • Location IconLocation: Dulles, Virginia
  • 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.

Northrop Grumman Space 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.

NGIS is looking for an Engineering Aide to assist with data management within the Analysis & Thermal group in Dulles, VA

Responsibilities will include:
  • Document creation and management
  • Database creation and maintenance
  • Compilation of comprehensive parts lists using information from Bills of Materials (BOMs), engineering drawings, online databases, and data from subcontractors and suppliers
  • Spreadsheet organization and extraction
  • Obsolescence monitoring and report generation
  • Candidate must be comfortable with meeting deadlines, working on multiple projects concurrently, and working with various engineering disciplines and customers as required to build data products.
  • The candidate may be occasionally requested to assist with work in a laboratory environment.

Basic Qualifications:
  • AA degree or other 2 year technical degree in related discipline and 1 years experience.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Suite of software, including SharePoint.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Engineering Associates Degree.
  • Database software
  • Proficiency in understanding and extracting information from specifications (NAS, SAE, MS, etc.)
  • Basic Understanding of principles of design.
  • Matlab basic knowledge
  • General knowledge of mechanical assemblies and piece part.
  • Ability to obtain a secret clearance.

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.

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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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We offer an array of benefits to give you the support you need, including matching 401K, tuition assistance, health insurance and wellness options, coaching, mentoring and more.