GBSD Principal Hardware Engineer-Launch Equipment

Requisition ID: 21004629

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Roy, Utah
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • 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. The GBSD program is seeking an experienced Princial Hardware Engineer.  The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman’s Space System team supporting the Air Force’s Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. This will include development, production and deployment of Launch Equipment hardware and systems for each weapon system facility. The selected candidate will work in a dynamic people-focused environment where he/she will interact with users, customers and other engineers. This position will be located in Roy, UT and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program.  Learn more about the GBSD program here. What You’ll Get To Do:
  • Research, plan, design, analyze and test electrical components, equipment and systems,
  • Develop wiring diagrams and schematics
  • Support Board Layout and cable routing activities
  • Support design activities that include relays, MIL-STD-38999 connectors, and intercom systems
  • Support connector pin-out design and analysis
  • Due to the complex nature of the electrical designs, the position requires working closely with multiple engineering disciplines including but not limited to System Engineering, and Mechanical Design to achieve program objectives in a timely manner.
  • Additional work responsibilities may include task planning, cross  and conducting technical peer reviews
  • Preparation and presentation of reports, briefings, design documents (drawings and specifications) and interface with AF customers.
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
  • 401k
  • Educational Assistance
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
  • Paid Time Off
  • Health & Wellness Resources
  • Employee Discounts
This position’s standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off. UTSpace

Job Qualifications: You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
  • 5 years of experience with a Bachelor of Science degree; 3 years of experience with a Master of Science degree; 0 years of experience with a PhD.; OR 4 years of additional work experience in lieu of a degree
  • Facility Cabling Experience
  • Active Secret Clearance or higher (awarded within the past 6 years)
These Qualifications Would Be Nice to Have:
  • Knowledgeable using NX Modeling and CPLM
  • Knowledgeable using Mentor Graphics/Capital
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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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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