Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Research Development Engineer to work with our team of qualified, diverse individuals based in the Northern Virginia Area. The selected candidate will become part of Northrop Grumman's Cyber and Intelligence Solutions Division, and will be responsible for initiating, designing, executing and documenting research projects as well as developing/fabricating the resulting products for USG customers.
This position may be filled as either a level 3 or 4.
• Principal:Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 5 years of related experience or a total of 9 years of experience without a degree.
• Senior Principal:Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 9 years of related experience, a Master's Degree and a minimum of 7 years of experience, a PhD with a minimum of 5 years of experience, or a total of 13 years of experience without a degree.
• Active TS/SCI with Polygraph Clearance
• 5 years' experience with computer-aided devices such as 3D modeling (CAD, Maya, Zbrush, Blender), photogrammetric and laser scanning, digital design, prototyping, and/or other computer graphics design
•Ability to use a variety of power tools, along with artistic hand skills related to painting, airbrushing, sculpting, etc.
•Materials Science familiarity (structure and composition of materials, tailoring properties to create custom or new materials with specific properties for specific uses)
•Experience working in the Customer environment
•Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communications skills
•Ability to coordinate interdepartmental activities across multiple projects to meet deadlines
•Experience in processes common in a prototyping facility
•Willingness to learn and keep current with new software and materials science techniques
•Understanding of human anatomy
•Capable of responding well to feedback
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.
Posting ID: 556638674Posted: 2020-05-21