(Hardware) Engineer Liaison - Disposal in Colorado Springs, CO

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Northrop Grumman Corporation   •  

Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


Less than 5 years

Posted 30 days ago


At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

No matter the assignment, Northrop Grumman is committed to being a leader in Cyber, Logistics and Modernization, Autonomous Systems, C4ISR, and Strike. For us, it's about more than just performing. It means realizing the values that define us: responsibility, trust, integrity and protecting freedom worldwide. These values inspire and unite our people- who make everything we do possible.

The Engineering and Sciences (E&S) organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission!

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as an Engineer Liaison - Disposal out of Colorado Springs, CO.

What You'll get to Do:

Evaluates and resolves engineering related production problems related to manufacturing, design, quality and material engineering. Analyzes engineering specifications and drawings; confers with quality, material, manufacturing and subcontractors to provide and obtain technical information; investigates reports of defective, damaged or malfunctioning parts, assemblies, equipment or systems; and reviews production schedules and orders. Examines, measures, inspects or tests defective parts for conformance. Evaluates findings to formulate corrective actions.

Knowledge, Skills and Ability: General frequent use and application of technical standards, principles, theories, concepts and techniques. Demonstrates the skill and ability to perform moderately complex professional tasks.

Problem Solving: Provides solutions to a variety of technical problems of increasing scope and complexity as assigned. Solutions are imaginative, thorough, practicable, and consistent with organization objectives.

Discretion/Latitude: Work is reviewed for soundness of technical judgment, overall adequacy and accuracy. Works under general supervision. Independently determines and develops approach to solutions. Work is reviewed upon completion for adequacy in meeting objectives.

Impact: Contributes to the completion of milestones associated with specific projects.

Liaison: Frequent inter-organizational and outside customer contacts. Represents the organization in providing solutions to difficult technical issues associated with specific projects.


Basic Qualifications:

2 years of experience with a Bachelor's degree in a STEM-related field of study, or 5 years similar experience in lieu of a degree; 0 years with Masters

Active Secret-level Security Clearance

Demonstrate strong people, organizational, presentation and communication skills, written and verbal

Ability to work independently with multi-disciplined teams within the program

Ability to travel between 25 and 50% of the year

Basic safety knowledge including lock-out/tag-out, personal protective equipment, asbestos safety and electrical safety.

Preferred Qualifications:

Familiarity with hand tools and test equipment, and the use thereof for removal and replacement of equipment and troubleshooting

Familiarity with engineering drawings and technical manuals, and the use thereof for operating, maintenance and troubleshooting of equipment.

Valid Through: 2019-11-12