Northrop Grumman Engineer Aeronautical 3 in Redondo Beach, 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 a Engineer Aeronautical 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, CA.

This candidate will conduct preliminary design synthesis and analysis of advanced manned, unmanned, air and space vehicles in the fast paced Advanced Design group. He/She shall demonstrate a complete understanding and wide application of technical principles associated with vehicle design with general knowledge of other related disciplines.

Tasks include takeoff/landing, mission and point performance characteristics of candidate subsonic/supersonic aircraft and hypersonic spacecraft designs as well as design synthesis and optimization of vehicles to meet operational requirements.He/She will conduct studies to define and evaluate advanced concepts, identify technology requirements, perform parametric trade studies and provide design guidance to the other team disciplines.Competitive assessment of current U.S. and foreign inventory designs may also be required. This candidate will support MDAO optimization development and analysis for various vehicle programs.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5 Years with Bachelors in Science.

  • Experience with MATLAB, Python, C++, ModelCenter, UNIX and Fortran

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong interest in computational and optimization methods.

  • High level of efficiency optimization and excellent organizational skills is desirable.

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