Northrop Grumman Test Facility Engineer - Engineer Manufacturing 2 in Sunnyvale, California

Test Facility Engineer - Engineer Manufacturing 2

Requisition ID: 18005927

Location(s): United States-California-Sunnyvale

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Northrop Grumman Marine Systems in Sunnyvale, CA seeks a manufacturing engineer to oversee the test facility responsible for completing final acceptance testing of marine propulsion and power generation systems.

The Test Facility Engineer (TFE), as part of a test facility engineering team, will have primary responsibility for the design, commissioning, operation, maintenance and safety of the Test Facility including all electrical systems, steam boilers,

feedwater systems, cooling systems, lubricating oil, control, load absorbing, hydraulic, safety and backup systems necessary to support testing operations of propulsion and power generation marine machinery.

The TFE will ensure that all system integrity is maintained in compliance with all CA State and local codes, regulations and operational requirements, as well as specific site and program procedures and directives. The TFE will report directly to

the Process Area Technical Manager.

The TFE will manage repair and preventative maintenance activities and will coordinate on-site contractor activities. The TFE will contribute to developing and maintaining long range maintenance and capital plans. Working with the Supervisor of Testing Operations, the TFE will prepare, document and execute Operator training plans and operating procedures consistent with safe and proper operational requirements to include plant start-up and shut down. The TFE will maintain preventative maintenance procedures as well as all overhaul, repair and maintenance records for the facility.

The TFE must ensure all controls, devices, components or systems are properly calibrated, serviced, repaired and replaced and that all function properly in accordance with the OEM specifications and the codes and standards adopted

by reference.

The TFE will develop and maintain program specific Pre and Post Test checklists. Collaboration with the Test Supervisor is essential in checklist development and use.


Basic Qualifications:

Bachelors or Masters Degree in a STEM discipline (Science, Technology Engineering or Math)

2 years of mechanical or electrical engineering experience

Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings

Exposure to propulsion and power plant machinery

Ability to obtain Secret Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

Test and Facility Operational Experience

Steam plant/boiler, lubricating and hydraulic systems operational experience

Exposure to methodical system diagnostic techniques and processes

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Test Facility Engineer - Engineer Manufacturing 2

Location: California-Sunnyvale

Requisition ID: 18005927