Test Engineer 3
Requisition ID: R10122766
- Category: Engineering
- Location: Corinne, Utah, United States of America
- Citizenship required: United States Citizenship
- Clearance Type: None
- Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
- Shift: Days (United States of America)
- Travel Required: No
- Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available
- Positions Available: 1
Propulsion Systems is currently seeking a Test Engineer, Energetics Manufacturing Engineer 3, to provide testing support in our Test and Research Operations Value Stream team at the Promontory, Utah site.
As a Test Engineer 3, develop environmental, structural, dynamic, and static test processes for aerospace components including; rocket motors, rocket motor initiation systems, ordnance devices, and illuminating devices using customer specifications, engineering drawings, test plans and other documentation as applicable.
The test preparation process includes: review of requirements, development and coordination of safety protocols, design and integration of support equipment, and documenting the test process.
The test engineer is responsible for; selection and integration of test instrumentation and data acquisition systems, development of ordnance initiation process, training test technicians, troubleshooting test anomalies, and review of test data.
Test engineers work closely with the Safety and Hazards Analysis departments and support cross functional teams in designing and setting up energetic test processes.
Test engineers must have demonstrated ability 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 internal/external customers, suppliers, and vendors.
Test engineers spend time in test facilities (including at offsite customers) developing solutions to a variety of complex testing challenges.
B.S. degree in an engineering discipline. Prefer Mechanical or Aeronautical Engineering.
Minimum 5 years applicable experience.
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 planning for operators.
Detail oriented but able to understand the big picture.
Have a working knowledge of test instrumentation and data systems.
Prior experience supporting Testing Operations.
Ability to create/modify simple sketches in CAD or related software for planning sketches.
Prior experience with energetic materials.
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What's great about
- Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
- Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
- Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.
Did you know?
Northrop Grumman leads the industry team for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Launched in December 2021, the telescope incorporates innovative design, advanced technology, and groundbreaking engineering, and will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe.