Northrop Grumman Senior Systems Engineer in Annapolis Junction, Maryland

Are you motivated to work in an environment that will challenge you, force you to continuously innovate, and work on solutions that make a difference for our customers? Do you want to be part of a transformation that leverages the cloud to build and deliver new capabilities? If so, there is a future for you to support a portfolio of highly visible and strategic programs at Northrop Grumman.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Senior Systems Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Laurel, MD.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Systems engineering support to the software design and development efforts through all development and deployment lifecycles, systems and networking engineering. Engineering effort involves development of a secure administrative host computer on a network typically used to manage devices in a separate security zone. Tasks include analysis, derivation, decomposition, allocation and traceability of requirements across all phases of the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC). Involved in the design and architecture of the solution. Interface with all appropriate parties and organization to ensure requirements are met to include system owners and end users. Provide input to the technical product roadmap.

The candidate will be working on a task where the goal is to develop an operating environment where system administrators can leverage the service to administer their systems. This solution uses kubernetes running in either a VM or metal environments that requires state-of-the-art skills in emerging areas of containerization, networking, and software development. This task will also provide engineering, integration, testing and system administration Level of Effort (LOE) support to the software baseline and integration of the service across the customer base.


Basic Qualifications:

12 years of experience in System Engineering

Experience in performing and providing technical direction for the development, engineering, interfacing, integration, and testing of complex hardware/software systems to include requirements elicitation, analysis and functional allocation, conducting systems requirements reviews, developing concepts of operation and interface standards, developing system architectures, and performing technical/nontechnical assessment and management as well as end-to-end flow analysis.

People management

Familiarity with current customer

Ability to engage customer effectively

Education: A Bachelor's Degree in a STEM related field may be substituted for two (4) years experience. A Master's degree in a Technical Field will be considered equivalent to four (4) years experience.

Security Clearance: Active TS/SCI with polygraph is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Seven (7) years System Engineering experience shall have occurred within the past ten (10) years.

Shall have two (2) years experience in the cleared environment.

Kubernetes running in either a VM or metal environments that requires state-of-the-art skills in emerging areas of containerization, networking, and software development.

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