Northrop Grumman Sr./Principal Electrical Failure Analysis Engineer - Space Systems in Dulles, Virginia
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Northrop Grumman Tactical Space Systems (TSS) is seeking highly qualified Principal/Sr. Principal Electrical Failure Analysis Engineers to work in our Reliability Analysis Laboratory (RAL). The RAL is a Tactical Space Systems Division center of excellence for the performance of failure analysis investigations to determine the root cause of failures of our flight system components.
In this role, you will perform investigations of electrical, electronic, and electromechanical (EEE) part failures to determine the root cause, generate reports summarizing the investigation performed and the conclusion, and support Failure Review Boards. Investigations include screening of parts, characterization of components, and destructive physical analysis using SEM, EDS, X-ray, FTIR, curve tracers, electrical testing, FIB, device de-processing, reverse engineering, etc. This position requires critical, independent thought as well as the ability to balance multiple competing priorities on a daily basis.
Job Category : Engineering