Northrop Grumman Corporation
Description At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people\u2019s 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 \u2014 and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they\u2019re making history.Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems located in\u00a0San Diego, CA\u00a0has an immediate opening for a\u00a0Lead Aerodynamics Engineer 5 to work on an exciting\u00a0VTOL\u00a0aircraft development program. Essential Functions: Provide technical leadership of aeromechanics analysis and test team on a challenging VTOL aircraft development program. Work is on-site at Rancho Bernardo, CA with intermittent flight test support at other sites in California and Arizona Qualifications Basic Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Aeronautical, or Aerospace Engineering Minimum of 5 years' experience in Aerodynamic Analysis of aircraft Ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense Secret clearance Preferred Qualifications: Experience\u00a0leading a team of engineers Experience interfacing with senior level management, external suppliers, and senior customer representatives Familiarity with military acquisition and Earned Value Management 15 years of experience Stong\u00a0working knowledge of rotary-wing aerodynamics, stability and control and dynamics principles Strong working knowledge of fixed-wing \/ VTOL aerodynamics and stability and control principles VTOL aero\/propulsion model database development and implementation Powered wind tunnel test planning, execution and data analyses Flight test planning, execution and data analyses Ability to develop and apply new analysis techniques and tools as needed to solve unusually challenging aeromechanics problems 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.
Northrop Grumman Corporation
Website : http://www.northropgrumman.com
Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in unmanned systems, cybersecurity, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide.