Northrop Grumman Sr. Principal Airworthiness Engineer in San Diego, California
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Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems (NGAS) has an exciting career opportunity for a Sr. Principal Airworthiness Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be based at Northrop Grumman's Autonomous Design Center of Excellence (CoE) located in San Diego, California.
The Sr. Principle Airworthiness Engineer will be working within the Airworthiness Engineering Directorate supporting certification efforts on various air vehicle platforms. The selected candidate will ensure the logical and systematic realization of customer airworthiness requirements into system solutions to meet program objectives (e.g. Flight Releases, Type Certification, continued airworthiness, and operation of airspace integration).
Perform technical airworthiness planning and verification support including development and negotiation of airworthiness plans, basis of certifications, means of compliance, and certification activities for complex total systems with Integrated Product Teams/Responsible Engineers (IPT/Res) as well as customer counterparts.
Review and coordination with other airworthiness engineers as well as internal engineering disciplines performed at all levels of total system to include design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal.
Performs functional and process analyses, requirements allocation and definition studies to translate customer requirements into criteria and requirements.
Ensures the logical and systematic realization of customer airworthiness requirements into system solutions to meet program objectives (e.g. Flight releases, Type certification, continued airworthiness, and operation or airspace integration)
The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels.
Job Category : Engineering