Northrop Grumman Engineer Test 5 in Patuxent River, Maryland

Engineer Test 5

Requisition ID: 18007258

Location(s): United States-Maryland-Patuxent River

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they’re making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems located in Patuxent River, MD has an immediate opening for an Engineer Systems Test 5.

Essential Functions:

Designs, develops, and implements testing methods and equipment on the MQ-4C. Plans and arranges the labor, schedules, and equipment required for testing and evaluating standard and special devices. Provides test area with parameters for sample testing and specifies tests to be performed. Compiles data and defines changes required in testing equipment, testing procedures, manufacturing processes, or new testing requirements. Responsible for testing all customer samples and for special tests that cannot be performed in the test area.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree

  • 1 years' experience with Joint Mission Planning System (JMPS)

  • 5 years' experience with Unmanned Autonomous Systems mission planning

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense Top Secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Active Top Secret

  • Military aircrew experience

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.

Title: Engineer Test 5

Location: Maryland-Patuxent River

Requisition ID: 18007258