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Northrop Grumman Principal Operations and Sustainment Engineer TS(21-061) in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

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 Engineering 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 Space Systems (NGSP) is looking for you to join our team as a Principal Operations and Sustainment Engineer based out of Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado Springs, CO.

What You'll get to Do:

  • The position requires a strong sustainment background with the ability to perform planning, implementation, and tracking of logistics activities with extensive experience in supply systems and procedures.

  • The candidate will perform activities such as reconciling trouble ticket and service request data across multiple sites, establishing maintenance procedures; processing RMAs; evaluating systems spares posture and identifying discrepancies, analyzing failure trends, and evaluating current sustainment processes and recommending improvements.

  • This position requires coordinating closely across functional areas on the National Team, as well as the government counterparts at the Missile Defense Agency (MDA).

  • The candidate should have a strong working knowledge of DoD Command and Control, C4I, or weapon systems deployment and logistics/sustainment processes.

  • Candidates are subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.


Basic Qualifications:

If applicable, please note your updated security clearance and IAT/relevant certifications on your resume.

  • An active Top Secret clearance is required.

  • 5 Years with Bachelor's degree in a related field; 9 years' experience in lieu of a degree.

  • Must possess a DoD 8570 certification at IAT Level II or higher (Security+, GSEC, SCNP, SSCP, CISSP, CISA, GSE, SCNA)

  • Recent experience creating or resolving trouble tickets, service requests, and work orders for a large networked computer system.

  • Recent experience working a variety of sustainment/logistics topics such as sparing analysis, sustainment process updates, creating logistics support plans, etc.

  • Self-starter, demonstrated interpersonal communications skills, able to work with minimal supervision, ability to multi-task, experience with fielding to international sites.

  • This position requires the determination of detailed requirements for all logistics elements to include manpower, facilities, equipment and supplies (to include the procurement, storage, maintenance and utilization of material).

  • Recent experience creating or resolving trouble tickets, service requests, and work orders for a large networked computer system.

  • Recent experience working a variety of sustainment/logistics topics such as sparing analysis, sustainment process updates, creating logistics support plans, etc.

  • Understanding the unique nature of supporting remote sites and deployable assets management is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with direct vendor interaction for Return Material Authorizations.

  • Experience with database administration activity.

What We Can Offer You:

Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your benefits will include the following:

  • Health Plan

  • Savings Plan

  • Paid Time Off

  • Education Assistance

  • Training and Development

  • Flexible Work Arrangements




Salary Min: $69,120

Salary Max: $103,680

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business. Learn about Northrop Grumman Total Rewards and Benefits.

Additional Northrop Grumman Information:

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Engineering