Northrop Grumman Support Equipment Engineer 4 Eielson AFB Alaska (Secret clearance) in Eielson AFB, Alaska

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 (NGAS) has an opening for a Support Equipment Engineer 4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Eielson AFB, Alaska.

Essential Functions:

The Field Service Representative (FSR) Level 4 is responsible for providing technical advice and guidance on Support Equipment (SE) to the Joint Services squadron technicians, military personnel and SE mechanics. Advise on installation, adaptation, configuration or enhancement of company technical products, programs and systems. Provide expertise for resolving technical problems, troubleshoot product to customer requirements. Provide training to customers, suppliers and company representatives. Work will be conducted on site at Eielson AFB Alaska, government bases, and company sites. Candidate will be the local NGAS on-site representative to the customer's organization.

Candidate will review engineering data to determine correct equipment configuration and to identify or help define design deficiencies that limit equipment utility in the customer's environment. Must be knowledgeable of industrial and aircraft maintenance safety standards. Candidate will coordinate with item managers, engineers, customers and suppliers to resolve equipment issues involving safety, usability, reliability and availability. Candidate will be required to work in a hazardous flight line environment. Proficient using MS Office software including; Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Word & Outlook.

The FSR is expected to maintain a level of deployable readiness commensurate with the same levels that the active duty military customer has, such as but not limited to; firearms certification, vaccinations, and the capability to participate in local chemical / biological exercises on site. The FSR may potentially be required to deploy into an active combat theater with the customer.

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM)

  • 9 years' related engineering experience with aircraft maintenance and support equipment

  • Must have a current and active DoD Secret level clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in the design of mechanical or electrical military aircraft subsystems

  • Experience training others in the use of military aircraft ground support equipment

  • Military flight-line and support equipment maintenance experience

  • Familiarity with DoD maintenance manuals and military standard maintenance practices

  • Logistics data management

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.