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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.

Essential Functions:

  • Delivering formal training unit instruction for manned/unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). Provide subject matter expertise (SME) to include, but not limited to formal student training, airmanship, aircraft systems & performance and development & execution of operational training guides.
  • Define, plan, organize and execute complex flight programs and flight events.
  • Conduct briefing and debriefing, and coordinate with maintenance personnel to analyze and correct vehicle discrepancies.
  • May conduct demonstration flights with customers, government officials or other personnel to exhibit vehicle performance, flying qualities and system capabilities.
  • Must have a Secret Clearance prior to start and ability toobtainandmaintainprogram.
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Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in STEM field plus9 years ofaviation experience.
  • Must be FAA instrument rated pilot (or military equivalent) plus current Class II FAA Physical or better.
  • Minimum of 500 hours of flight experience as Pilot in Command and able to maintain pilot currency.
  • Must have a current andactiveSecret Clearance with a completed background investigation within the past 6 years.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain SAP/SAR program access.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • UAV flight experience and/or Military flight experience
  • Flight test operations experience
  • Formal Training Unit instructor experience is highly desired
  • Active DoD Top Secret clearance, in scope within 5 years


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.${descr2}${descr3}


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