Northrop Grumman Aviation Vehicle Field Service Engineer (Engineer Field 5) (MCAS Cherry Point NC) in MCAS Cherry Point, North Carolina

Aviation Vehicle Field Service Engineer (Engineer Field 5) (MCAS Cherry Point NC)

Requisition ID: 18007109

Location(s): United States-North Carolina-MCAS Cherry Point

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Northrop Grumman is seeking a Field Service Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located at MCAS Cherry Point, NC.

Where Technology and Teamwork come together... The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Department of the Navy F-35 B/C Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul and Upgrade (MRO&U) organization within the Global Sustainment organization of Northrop Grumman Technology Services (NGTS).

In this exciting position, your roles and responsibilities will include:

Serve as a NGTS Field Service Engineer for the F-35 B and C model air vehicles, responsible for supporting the technical coordination, planning, execution, and management of F-35 Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul and Upgrade (MRO&U) activities at Fleet Readiness Center - East (FRC-E), MCAS Cherry Point NC. The position involves significant collaboration with engineering, supply, operations, program office and customer stakeholders to execute comprehensive retrofit projects. Responsibilities include; manage approved/active and evolving modification/retrofit projects; participate

in F-35 System Development and Demonstration follow-on retrofit planning and facilitation; support Production Aircraft Inspection Requirement (PAIR) candidacy/development efforts; support and review modification engineering, Time Compliance Technical Directive (TCTD) manuscripts and engage in associated verification events, and; occasionally stand-in for senior management and engineering staff at FRC-E. May require intermittent, short-term travel to industry, government and military facilities. Candidate may be required to routinely work extended hours and weekends to meet

program objectives. Must possess excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills and experienced leveraging Microsoft Office suite applications. Position involves a wide range of influence and requires a resourceful, independent self-starter able to analyze and solve complex technical and logistical challenges involving solicitations of and commitments from various stakeholders.

Basic Qualifications:

  • A minimum of a Bachelor's with 14 years of experience within the aircraft maintenance, repair, overhaul and upgrade (MRO&U) environment

  • Aircraft modification development, verification and execution experience

  • Proficient in Windows, MS Word, Excel, Project and Power Point

  • Possess a current DoD Secret clearance

  • US Citizenship

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated MRO&U managerial experience

  • MS Access proficiency (creating queries, forms, reports and code/VBA)

  • Understanding of Project Management fundamentals

  • F-35 Air Vehicle Familiarity

  • Excellent verbal, written and presenting skills

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Aviation Vehicle Field Service Engineer (Engineer Field 5) (MCAS Cherry Point NC)

Location: North Carolina-MCAS Cherry Point

Requisition ID: 18007109