Northrop Grumman Electronic Warfare Development Responsible Engineer 5 in Palmdale, California

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 has an opening for ato join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be primarily located in Palmdale,CA. This position is open to being supported out of El Segundo and Rancho Bernardo. If located out of El Segundo and Rancho Bernardo, up to 50% travel may be required.

Essential Functions:

The Electronic Warfare Development Responsible Engineer 5 is expected to be a highly-motivated self-starter with the ability to own and manage all efforts related to meeting assigned Electronic Warfare payload commitments for the program you are assigned for technical performance, cost, schedule and supplier management.


  • Understand thoroughly all system requirements; develop statements of work, specifications and interface control documents and participate in all related design reviews.

  • Provide technical guidance and coordination across the cross-functional team between program areas.

  • Supplier management including SOW, schedule, cost, understanding what CFE & GFE supplier needs to accomplish their SOW, and how the SOW maps to the schedule/IMS both at NG and supplier.

  • Own interface with Program Management.

  • Task & IMS management for all related program activities.

  • Reporting regular status, accomplishments, and technical/resource/staffing challenges to team and IPT management.

  • Program Risk & Opportunity Management.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) related degree.

  • Must have at least14 years of Engineering experience or a Master's Degree and12 years of experience.

  • Must have practical working knowledge of Electronics Warfare system integration.

  • Must have supplier management experience.

  • Active in-scopeDOD Secret security clearance required to start with the abilityto gain Special Programs access.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Engineering

  • Earned Value Management System (EVMS) experience.

  • MS Office, scheduling methods, and technical writing skills (including proposals).

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate with different levels of employees (managers, supervisors and team members) and negotiate / integrate different viewpoints.

  • Ability to comprehend and analyze complex problems, develop solutions, and make decisions that impact the organization's credibility, operations and services.

  • Documented ability to interpret numerical data for reporting purposes and prepare and analyze data and figures.

  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate in a team environment.

  • Top Secret Clearance.

  • Current Special Program access.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.