Northrop Grumman Sr. Principal Engineer - Electrical Power Systems in Melbourne, Florida
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.
Responsibilities include supporting design requirements for electrical power generation, conversion and distribution systems, and circuit protective requirements for aerospace vehicle systems. Troubleshoot aircraft and mission systems, interpret wiring diagrams and other documentation to create and revise power test procedures and publications. Assume technical ownership of assigned power design/analysis products (ELA's, SWaPs, test procedures, power architectures, reports, analyses, and other vehicle power related deliverables). Ensure power design practices adhere to NGC and/or specific program requirements. Familiarization with Mil-Std-704 required. Insure designs are coordinated with applicable stakeholders in key disciplines (M&P, Quality, Manufacturing, Systems, Avionics, etc.) and reflect efficient design practices (Weight, Produceability, Supportability).
BS in Electrical Engineering with a minimum of 9 years of experience in electrical power/auxiliary systems and power distribution including power generation and conversion, external power and APU.
Must be able to create, review and maintain Electrical Load Analysis to determine suitable power availability for mission and aircraft systems.
Secret DOD Security Clearance (last investigation date no older than Feb 2014)
MS in Electrical Engineering with a minimum of 7 years of applicable experience
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Job Category : Engineering