Northrop Grumman Engineer Systems 1 in Azusa, California

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.

The Azusa Missile Defense System Exerciser (MDSE) program has an immediate need for an operator position. The candidate will be primarily trained as Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) Inc2 Mission Operator to support various Missile Defense Agency's Integrated Ground test and Flight test system pre-mission events. Along with SBIRS missions operations, they will learn to operate the support systems OSF, NSITE, and the Ballistic Missile Defense System Overhead Persistent Infrared Architecture (BOA) ground system. Additionally, they will be exposed to multiple simulation systems: OLGASim, RT-RDSim, and FOXSim. They will gain experience in functioning in a live operations type environment, including VoIP communications with other elements and real-time operational communications with other team members distributed across the country, to provide coordinated communications and situational awareness

Note: This role is scheduled towork from 6:30AM - 3:30PM M-F, this is not a 9/80 position. Occasional second shift and weekend work will be required.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) Field

  • Current DoD Secret clearance must be held and maintained. U.S. Citizenship is required and clearance musthave been active within the last 2 years.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Applications

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux OS is preferred

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.