Northrop Grumman Engineer Systems Test 4 in Palmdale, California

Level 4 Flight Test Engineer

Support ground and flight test planning and execution efforts. Responsibilities: Identify air vehicle system configurations and coordinate test planning activity with flight test operations, instrumentation and responsible engineers. Participate in test planning working groups; assist with the planning and conducting of flight test readiness reviews; flight test pre and post test briefings; schedule and conducting ground and flight tests. Oversee the preparation and publication of test summaries, test cards, and test reports. Compile flight/ground test data and define changes required in testing equipment, testing procedures, manufacturing processes or new testing requirements. Write master test plans/update existing plans to include IFC's as required. Provide customer interface along with supplier management as required. The position will be based at Palmdale, CA, but may require travel to remote test sites on short-term assignments. Travel to customer and other locations for meetings is also required.

Basic Qualifications:

BS Degree in STEM; 9 years of flight test engineering experience, with at least 4 years of applicable experience in flight test operations. Active Secret clearance required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Extensive TC/TD experience

Experience on a NGC Platform

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