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Staff Power Subsystems Engineer - Space / Satellite Systems - Gilbert, AZ

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Gilbert
Posted on: January 17, 2023

Job Description:

At 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.

We have an opening for a Power Subsystem Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in the Tactical Space organization. This position will be located in Gilbert, AZ.

This position is an engineer that will support power subsystem applications on space vehicles. In this role you will research, develop, design, and test electrical components, equipment, systems, and networks. You will design electrical equipment, facilities, components, products, and systems for commercial, industrial, and domestic purposes.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Analyze and interpret requirements and apply them to the design and development of a power architecture
  • Complete power subsystem trade studies for best application from a technical, schedule and cost
  • Complete power analyses
  • Cross-Collaborate with multiple development projects and team members to reach common solutions
  • Oversee the design and development of power avionics components
  • Support Integration and Test of power avionics at a spacecraft level
  • Support Mission Operations during launch of spacecraftBasic Qualifications:
    • Bachelor's in a STEM degree (ideally Engineering) with 14 years of experience; OR a Master's with 12 years; OR a PhD with 9 years
      • Experience in design, analyses, and/or application of power management and/or distribution electronic assemblies
      • Experience analyzing system requirements for subsystem application
      • Experience conducting power trades and analyses
      • Extensive knowledge of power architectures
      • US Citizenship with the ability to obtain a Top Secret ClearancePreferred Qualifications:
        • Active Top Secret clearance
        • Application of power subsystems for spaceflight application
        • Experience designing analog hardware
        • Experience integrating analog hardware at a system level
        • Experience with high voltage power systemsThe Northrop Grumman Tactical Space Division is a strategic partner specializing in commercial and classified partnerships with the design, delivery, operation and sustainment of satellites and human spacecraft. We support science and space exploration through our various partnerships, including NASA's Artemis program with the goal to return humans to the Moon in 2024 and the TESS (Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite) program that has discovered more than twenty confirmed planets. Recognized as an industry leader, we also develop highly specialized space and satellite components.

          Northrop Grumman offers a competitive and robust benefits program.
          As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
          Dental & Vision coverage
          Educational Assistance
          Life Insurance
          Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
          Paid Time Off
          Health & Wellness Resources
          Employee Discounts
          Flexible Schedules (For example the ability to work a 9/80 work schedule, which allows an employee to work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday and take every other Friday off of work)

          For more details please visit our total rewards site or chat with one of our recruiters to learn more.


          Space System

          Salary Range: $134,700 USD - $202,100 USD

          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.

          The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 .

          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.

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