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Field Engineer

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Yorktown
Posted on: November 16, 2021

Job Description:

Requisition ID: RCategory: EngineeringLocation: Yorktown - VA, United States of AmericaCitizenship Required: United States CitizenshipClearance Type: SecretTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this positionShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the TimePositions Available: 1At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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 Defense Systems is seeking an Experienced Field Engineer to join our team in Yorktown, Virginia to support the U.S. Navy's MK48 Heavyweight Torpedo Program.As a On-Site Field Engineer at the Navy's MK48 IMA you will have the opportunity to perform modifications, routine maintenance actions and repairs in accordance with specific customer specifications and technical procedures. Troubleshooting technical problems and determine technical solutions in accordance with product and customer specifications, submitting change requests to government for publication corrections or deviations from procedures. Perform all work in a strict procedural compliant manner.Basic Qualifications:BS Electrical Engineering Technology degree with 2 years related experienceProficient in troubleshooting and problem solving utilizing oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, digital meters and schematicsAbility to meet annual screening per OPNAV 5530/1 (Report of Screening for Personnel Assigned AA&E Security Related Duties). Items checked include, but not limited to, Criminal History Record Information, Foreign Influence, Financial History, Emotional and Mental DisordersAbility to pass a physical exam for an Explosive Handler QualificationAbility to wear Personnel Protective Equipment such as steel toe shoes and a variety of gloves/face shieldsDemonstrated experience using MS applications (Word, Excel, Access)Current Interim Secret Security ClearancePreferred Qualifications:BSEE or related commercial/military mechanical/electrical systems training and 2 years experienceBackground in electronic analog/digital test systems and data transfer devicesNGLinkedDSThe health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 (), we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by December 8, 2021 or by your start date if it is after December 8th. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date."Salary Range: 61400 - 92000Salary Range 2: 76700 -Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.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.

Keywords: Northrop Grumman, Newport News , Field Engineer, Engineering , Yorktown, Virginia

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