Northrop Grumman Test Conductor 4 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 is seeking a highly qualified, mission oriented Test Conductor 4 to perform on a team of cross-discipline specialist engineers located in Redondo Beach, CA with responsibilities including (but not limited to) the following:

  • Support Integration, test, and evaluation of a laser system

  • Ensure tests serve mission objectives

  • Ensure mechanisms and equipment are in place to execute tests

  • Oversee operational aspects of engineering tests

  • Serve as liaison to program, engineering, and customer leadership

  • Review status of test requirements, manage schedules, and prepare reports

  • Supervise technicians in support of integration and test activities

  • Assess anomalies and develop resolutions to documented procedures in collaboration with Test and Quality Engineering

  • Familiarity with product lifecycle management (PLM) tools and understanding of configuration management processes.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math major, with9 years of related experience, or7 years with a Master's degree, or 4 years with a PHD, or equivalent experience in Aerospace.

  • Demonstrated experience in the Integration and Test environment and processes

  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Education in aerospace, mechanical, electrical, or systems engineering

  • Ability to communicate effectively and clearly present technical approaches

  • Knowledge of basic knowledge of system engineering processes

  • Experience with high energy laser systems and associated optical and sensor components

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance

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.