United States-California-San Diego
US Citizenship Required for this Position
Relocation assistance will be available
Number of Openings
BAT UAS OCONUS Mission Commander
The BAT UAS OCONUS Mission Commander is responsible for coordinating all aspects of BAT UAS mission execution with a team consisting of Unmanned Air System (UAS) Pilots, Imagery Analysts and Technicians in support of UAV operations in austere OCONUS sites. Mission Commander will directly interface with Military and Coalition forces in the Tactical Operations Center to provide UAS support needs as identified and prioritized by the customer. The Mission Commander is also responsible for post mission debriefs, SITREPS, MISREPS and dissemination of nomination packages. The candidate will travel OCONUS for 6-month periods on a regular basis. The Mission Commander must also be willing to cross-train as an Air Vehicle Pilot, Imagery Analyst, or Technician. Expect up to 75% travel and 6-12 month overseas deployments.
BS degree in a technical field with 9-13 years experience in aerospace. Must be a commercial pilot airplane single-engine land with instrument rating, have a minimum of 200 hours as pilot in command, and have a current FAA Class 2 medical certificate or better. Must possess an active DoD Secret Clearance
UAS Mission Commander experience. Deployed experience in the Area of Operations. US Secret security clearance. Must be able to pass all CRC physical and medical requirements prior to deployment.
Rated military or civilian commercial aviator. Joint and Coalition experience. Demonstrated decision making and leadership/management experience.
Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company whose 75,000 employees provide innovative systems, products, and solutions in aerospace, electronics, information systems and technical services to government and commercial customers worldwide.
Northrop Grumman is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce regardless of age. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Northrop Grumman - 11 months ago
Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in aerospace, electronics, inform...