Senior Principal Air Vehicle Proposal Engineer - Crew Stations - Melbourne, FL
Company: Northrop Grumman
Posted on: June 20, 2022
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities
to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around
the world today, and for generations to come. 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 look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a
pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.
Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems sector has an opening for a
Senior Principal Air Vehicle Proposal Engineer to join our team of
qualified, diverse individuals. This role will be located in
Melbourne, FL and can be hired at a higher grade based on
- The candidate will report to both the Air Vehicle IPT Leader
and to the Air Vehicle Proposal Manager.
- The candidate will ensure that the proposal is technically
sound and meets all budgetary and schedule requirements.
- Provide technical guidance and coordinate a small team of
engineers in proposal activities supporting a Corporate Priority
- Lead a team producing the engineering artifacts to support
- The team will be engaged in estimating, cost reduction
opportunities, hardware trade studies associated with sourcing, and
Integrated Master Plan (IMP) / Integrated Master Schedule (IMS)
- Verify the proposal offering meets requirements and is capable
of being executed within the specified contract limits.
- Attend internal program, customer and/or supplier technical
exchange meetings and/or formal program milestone reviews to
provide and/or obtain progress status updates.
- Other responsibilities and duties include managing team cost
and schedule and mentoring junior engineers in Crew Systems/Station
design and analysis techniques.The selected candidate should thrive
in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations,
significantly diverse assignments, and collaborative/team settings
across all levels. The candidate must be a self-starter capable of
flourishing in an environment with minimal direction. The candidate
will need to have excellent communication and writing skills with
experience in Microsoft Word and Excel.
- Must have a Bachelor's degree in a STEM discipline AND 9 years
of industry experience with expertise in aircraft Crew Systems/
Stations plus a working knowledge of other Air Vehicle fields
(Subsystems, Configuration, Flight Sciences, etc.)
- Must have an active DoD Secret clearance or higher (that has a
background investigation completed within the last 6 years or is
under continuous evaluation).
- Must be able to obtain and maintain Special Access Programs
(SAP) prior to the commencement of employment. Preferred
- Master's Degree in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering or
- Familiarity with NX CAD software and Teamcenter PLM.
- Managerial / Team Lead experience.
- Earned Value Management experience.
- Experience with proposals and program captures within the
Aerospace and Defense industry Salary Range: $98,700 USD - $148,100
Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to
base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual
contributions as well as allow employees to share in company
results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be
eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman
provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage,
life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays
and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.
The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top
priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on
their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be
required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved
disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future
court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed
federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042
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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S.
Citizenship is required for most positions.
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