Northrop Grumman Staff Electrical Engineer: Hardware Test - Space Systems in Dulles, Virginia
Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today!
Northrop Grumman Space designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.
Working closely with the Hardware Design Engineer, you will lead the test and debug of flight and non-flight Circuit Card Assembly (CCA) and/or Box under test which requires experience in defining test parameters, interpreting test results and analyzing test trends and provides leadership in the area of testing.
You will support Hardware Design Engineering and Electrical Ground Support Equipment (EGSE) Team with the EGSE Design by:
Helping to define EGSE Requirements and Implementation
Generating HW Verification Procedures (e.g., Functional Test Procedures, Acceptance Test Procedures)
Overseeing Test S/W Code Development
Additional responsibilities includes :
The debug, test and certification of Component Test Equipment (CTE) and Automated Test Equipment (ATE) using LabVIEW, Test Stand used to test analog and power electronics with ingenuity and creativity and without appreciable direction
Participate in design reviews of CTE/ATE, with the emphasis of testability
Works closely with the Design Engineer to ensure the CTE will validate the CCA and/or BOX under test which include the generation of analog/power CCA and BOX acceptance test procedures (ATPs) at the functional, environmental and spacecraft levels
Develops LabVIEW, Test Stand CVI
Support Failure Review Boards (FRB) in determining corrective actions and failure diagnosis
Coordinate support plans for test activities
Attend and participate in the daily manufacturing meetings
Job Category : Engineering
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