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Northrop Grumman Operations Support Systems Engineer - Top Secret & SSBI (Aurora, CO) in Aurora, Colorado

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 is seeking an Operations Support Engineer to be a member of a cross-discipline specialist engineering team located in Aurora, CO responsible for system problem/anomaly resolution support, data trending, operational product updates, and performance analyses. The team also provides program expertise on engineering subsystems and maintains a baseline of operational products for a complex system.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Development and improvement of operations procedures or processes

  • Development and improvement of operational scripts, including unit testing and system testing

  • Investigation and diagnosis of unexpected system signatures

  • Supporting the coordination and execution of system maintenance tasks and coordinating across multiple contractor organizations including customer and external system partners to diligently accomplish all tasks

  • Providing 24x7on-call support to lead the resolution of system issues and anomalies. May involve periodic rotating crew shifts to maintain proficiency.

Candidate mustbe able to work as an effective member of a badgeless team, be self-motivated, and work under general direction while independently determining and developing approaches to solutions .

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math (STEM)

  • 2 years' experience in a related engineering field such as mechanical, electrical, aerospace and/or operations

  • Must possess and be able to maintain a current DoD Top Secret clearance and SSBI

  • Intermediate proficiency using MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint

  • Ability to work odd and/or extended hours covering a 24/7 period and periodic rotating12-hour shifts

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated background in one or more relevant engineering disciplines

  • Ability to develop and maintain operational procedures, products and training materials

  • Previous experience with troubleshooting and performing analysis on operational systems

  • Experience with Radio Frequency (RF), Digital, Power, Thermal, Control, and/or Communications systems design and operational use

  • Familiarity and practical use with Matlab, Python and Perl scripting languages

  • Familiarity with Linux

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.

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