Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Careers

Associate Satellite Operations Analyst

Dulles, VA

Job Description

Job ID: DJH20181007-46505

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 Innovation Systems 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.

Job Summary

Participate in more technical aspects of mission planning and scheduling, simple operations procedure and software tool development, telemetry and data review, rudimentary data and satellite performance and trending analysis. Perform data gathering and analysis tasks in support of anomaly and failure review.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Perform routine analysis of flight data and spacecraft performance and trending using prescribed techniques and procedures.
  2. Support mission operations with development of simple flight operations procedures.
  3. Support anomaly and failure review with data gathering and simple analysis.
  4. Prepare reports.

Education and Experience

Generally requires BS & 0 years or equivalent combination of education & experience.

Other Requirements

Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills. Must be computer literate with technical training or experience in computer technology, communications theory, and networking preferred. Knowledge of computer configuration. Cross trained and certified in satellite operations.

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.

Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 0-1 Year
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Operations
Group: Space