Northrop Grumman Ordnance Engineer 2 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.

The Ordnance Engineering Section, working under the Environmental, Structures, & Test Lab Operations, is seeking an ordnance engineer to join our diverse team. This unique position offers you the opportunity to work in the field of ordnance and release devices for spacecraft deployments and launch separation. The ordnance team is responsible for the entire life-span of flight and non-flight ordnance and release devices, from design and development through final integration, test, and launch. This position requires you to work closely with system engineering and design integration during the initial design, development, procurement, and testing as well as the Assembly, Integration, & Test teams to perform ordnance/release device installation, deployments and launch.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 2+ years of applicable experience OR Master's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university

  • Basic mechanical and electrical theory

  • Ability to obtain/maintain a DoD and SSBI Security Clearance.

  • Must be able to work multiple shifts and weekendsas the business needs dictate

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A good working knowledge of ordnance and release devices

  • Current Active SSBI Clearance

  • Experience with mechanical Assembly, Integration, and Test

  • Experience with electronic equipment (e.g. oscilloscopes, meters, pressure transducers)

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.