System Engineer / Ops Support 3

Northrop Grumman   •  

Virtual / Travel

Industry: Aerospace / Defense


5 - 7 years

Posted 290 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Principal duties include:

  • Serve as a cross-site specialist for operation and performance of a highly complex system
  • Monitor system and subsystem performance and capabilities on a continuing basis
  • Investigate all indications of anomalous system performance
  • Define steps to restore anomalous system to normal operations
  • Support technical tasks relating to system hardware and its interface
  • Support special system operations of non-routine nature
  • Provide an assessment of and identify error sources in the end-to-end-system including developing processes and tools to minimize system errors
  • Provide feedback to factory engineering on operational priorities and objectives in support of ongoing and future development activities
  • Support implementation of training crew members and site staff as required
  • Ability to perform with a high level of attention to detail and minimal supervision

 A 2-year commitment is required. A comprehensive overseas compensation package, including relocation assistance, is provided   Applicant must pass physical, psychological and security/polygraph screening.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a STEM field (Science/Technology/ Engineering/Math) with 5 years applicable work experience as a systems controller or supporting real-time operations
  • Current SSBI and ability to possess and retain an SCI clearance with SSBI Counter Intelligence Polygraph

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Site O&M experience
  • Experience with subsystems of a highly complex system
  • PERL programming or other scripting languages
  • Experience with orbital dynamics modeling and simulation
  • VMS and UNIX operating systems