Satellite Launch Operations Engineer

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POST DATE 9/12/2016
END DATE 10/18/2016

DiversityWorking Melbourne, FL

Company
DiversityWorking
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
7283081
AJE Ref #
576152842
Location
Melbourne, FL
Job Type
Regular

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* Satellite Launch & Operations Engineer
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16020930
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United States\-Florida\-Melbourne
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Relocation assistance may be available
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* 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 major technological advancements throughout 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\.The Systems Engineering Organization within the Aerospace Systems Engineering and Global Product Development \(E&GPD\) organization has multiple openings for qualified applicants in the area of Satellite Launch & Operations\.The Orbit Design and Mission Engineer designs and analyzes the mission launch profile, including launch vehicle performance, orbit insertion envelope and launch loads\. The Launch Systems Integration \(LSI\) Engineer designs and verifies the launch vehicle to satellite interfaces, including vehicle ground processing and mating, launch countdown, lift\-off, satellite orbit insertion, on\-orbit deployments, satellite turn\-on and payload activation\. The transition to normal operations and early\-orbit calibration may also be included in this phase of operations\.Launch and Operations seeks candidates with a broad range of space systems experience and training in all areas of space launch and operations\. Engineers with experience in launch vehicle design, mechanical design analysis \(loads, thermal, etc...\) and space vehicle integration, including systems integration ground processing, interface requirements development and verification, count\-down timeline, polling experience and launch training and rehearsal experience are highly preferred\.Launch and Operations also seeks engineers with broad experience in on\-orbit operations and system analysis, including:
bus and payload state\-of\-health, systems operations design and integration, systems operations requirements & verification, command & telemetry and constraints data base development and system control, end\-to\-end systems test and space vehicle simulators\. Experience in various software tools including MatLab, Doors, STK, etc\., are highly desired\. Proficiency with the latest programming tools including C , C , Perl, etc\., are desired\.Basic Qualifications:
+ Bachelor's Degree in a STEM field from an accredited University, \(preferred majors include:
Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Electrical Engineering, Physics , Computer Engineering and Applied Mathematics\)+ 0\-6 years of direct experience in an industry related field+ U\.S\. Citizenship is Required+ Ability to attain and keep a U\.S\. Department of Defense \(DoD\) Security Clearance+ Ability to attain and keep an SSBI and/or SCIPreferred Qualifications:
+ Master's Degree in a STEM field from an accredited University, \(preferred majors include:
Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Electrical Engineering, Physics , Computer Engineering and Applied Mathematics\)+ Domain expertise in one or more areas of space vehicle or launch vehicle design, analysis, integration or operation+ Strong People and Technical Leadership Skills; Experience leading a technical team of 5 employeesNorthrop 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 a 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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