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 has an opening for a Flight Plan Mission Analysis Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in San Diego, CA. The selected candidate's primary task will be flight plan mission analysis for theTriton Unmanned Air Vehicle. Essential Functions: Flight plan mission analysis for theTriton Unmanned Air Vehicle (UAV) Program using 6DOF simulation and various route checking tools. Work with mission planners to develop routing. He/she will have sufficient multi-disciplinary knowledge to direct or mentor subordinate personnel on the Triton mission. He/she will serve as technical spokesman for mission analysis with customers, including preparation and presentation of technical briefings. He/she may be called upon to support proposal preparation efforts and new project activities, including responsibility for project technical aspects, cost, schedule, and reviews.Basic Qualifications: Bachelor's inScience, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) and at least 2 years of experience or Master's Degree in STEM and no experience required Active DOD Secret clearanceor higher is required Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of Matlab, C/C++, Java, Python Knowledge of flight sciences, control law development, and control system analysis. Knowledgeable with the HALE Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) programs and mission planning requirements and analysis techniques. Interest in UAV's. Excellent communication, analysis and problem solving skills and be able to work in a multi-disciplinary team environment. 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 /EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
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