Space Survivability Engineer 4

At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. 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 continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman is seeking an experienced Survivability and Radiation Effects Engineer in space productsto join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Azusa, CA. The role will allow opportunities to work closely with various Engineering disciplines including Systems, Design, Manufacturing, Quality and others outside of Engineering.

Responsibilities include:
- Prepare radiation analysis for satellite payload systems
- Prepare test plans and test reports for radiation testing of electronic components (e.g. total dose, prompt dose and single
event upset)
- Prepare survivability analysis for space environments such as Micrometeoroids, Atomic Oxygen, and Single Event
- Prepare Statement of Works for radiation test labs defining requirements for radiation testing of electronic components
- Prepare plans and procedures for box level Flash X-Ray testing
- Perform radiation predictions using NOVICE, Testable Hardware Tool Kit (THTK), SPENVIS, CRÈME96 and other radiation analysis tools
- Assess radiation effects on material degradation
- Interface with multiple disciplines such as program management, electrical, mechanical, system engineering,
procurement, subcontractors, manufacturing and test.
- Present radiation requirements and compliance at PDRs, CDRs and other program reviews as required.
Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in a STEM field (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
  • Minimum9 years engineering experience, with at least 2 years in radiation and survivability analysis and/orelectrical/electronic piece part engineering
  • Experience in developing and verifying that survivability requirements are met
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret Clearance. US citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in a STEM field (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
  • Minimum of 4years of engineering experience in radiation and survivability analysis
  • Familiarity with industry standard radiation testing specifications (e.g. MIL-STD-883, Methods 1019 and 1020)
  • Electronic Component Engineering experience with space flight hardware
  • Extensive experience with space radiation environments
  • Extensive knowledge of radiation effects on electronic components and systems
  • Active Secret Clearanceand ability to obtain Top Secret Clearance
  • Experience performing radiation predictions using NOVICE, Testable Hardware Tool Kit (THTK), SPENVIS, CRÈME96 and other radiation analysis tools

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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