This position may be performed at a level 3 or level 4 engineer depending on the qualifications, skills, and experience of the candidate.
Principal Systems Engineer 3 - Bachelors Degree in STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering, Math or related area 5+ years of experience, Masters Degree and 3+ years of experience.
Sr, Principal Systems Engineer 4 - Bachelors Degree in STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering, Math or related area 9+ years of experience, Masters Degree and 7+ years of experience.
US Citizenship with an active or current Top Secret/SSBI and the ability to obtain SCI level access.
Planning, writing, and executing commissioning activities and procedures for customer missions.
Planning and writing user handbooks for Ground Systems and Simulators.
Support the management of Payload interfaces and CONOPS definitions.
Support mission simulation, scripting, and verification activities.
Participation in integration and test activities at other corporate locations to develop subsystem and system familiarity.
Participation in mission rehearsals to simulate engineering tasks performed in operations.
Participation in rotating 24x7 mission operations shift coverage.
Generation of data analysis reports.
Experience within any one of the following technical areas:
Space Vehicle, Ground Station, or Sensor (i.e. student or industry project) hardware and/or software design, I&T, and/or on orbit operations
Space Vehicle or Sensor modeling and simulation (i.e. Matlab, STK, Free-Flyer)
Familiarity with embedded systems and/or programming languages (C/C++, Python, STOL, etc.)
Familiarity with Mission Operations Center architectures and interfaces
Ability to clearly communicate (both verbal and written) with peers, customer and senior leadership
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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.