Pipeline Professional Technical - All Levels

Pipeline position(s) intended to attract talent for multiple positions in the organization. (Human Factors, System Engineering, Test and Evaluation)

Human Factors

Desired experience in any or all:

  • C-130 Platform
  • E-2D Advanced Cockpit
  • Mil-Std-46855A & HEPP
  • Bedford Workload Rating Scale
  • Haworth Newman Display Readability Rating Scale
  • AFI 63-112 CWG Handbook

Applies human performance principles, methodologies, and technologies to the design of human-machine systems and products. Develops and implements research methodologies and statistical analysis plans to test and evaluate developmental prototypes used in new products and processes, such as cockpit designs, user workstations, and computerized human models. Interfaces with design engineers to establish system design, operating, and training requirements and to ensure optimized human-machine interfaces. Identifies and analyzes technological problems or risks, performs theoretical human factors investigations, and develops and implements research and analysis plans.

System Engineer

Aircraft modification, cockpit modernization, Airworthiness, CNS/ATM and DOORS experience

Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems. Analyses are performed at all levels of total system product to include: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal. Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints. Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.

Test and Evaluation

Develops comprehensive and realistic approach to completing T&E of the C-130H AMP Increment 2 modified C-130H aircraft. Provide for all T&E events in the IMS.

Experience AFI 99-103 and/or AFMAN 63-119 desired.

Designs, develops, and implements testing methods and equipment. Plans and arranges the labor, schedules, and equipment required for testing and evaluating standard and special devices. Provides test area with parameters for sample testing and specifies tests to be performed. Compiles data and defines changes required in testing equipment, testing procedures, manufacturing processes, or new testing requirements. Responsible for testing all customer samples and for special tests that cannot be performed in the test area.

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 a complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.


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