Northrop Grumman Principal Engineer Systems in Aurora, Colorado

At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. 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 continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

No matter the assignment, Northrop Grumman is committed to being a leader in Cyber, Logistics and Modernization, Autonomous Systems, C4ISR, and Strike. For us, it's about more than just performing. It means realizing the values that define us: responsibility, trust, integrity and protecting freedom worldwide. These values inspire and unite our people- who make everything we do possible.

The Engineering, Sciences and Technology (ES&T) organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission!

What You'll get to Do:

Provide project management as well as hands-on task execution for the installation, integration, testing and operation of multiple transportable satcom ground terminal systems.

Provide schedule, cost and performance oversight of multiple vendor procurements.

Participate in site deployments, installations, testing and site operation of systems in the context of development contracts for ground terminal systems.

Provide mission support in the operation of multiple ground terminal systems at customer sites.

Manage and provide hands-on task execution for ground terminal hardware and infrastructure sustainment (component repairs, etc.)

Manage root-cause-corrective-action (RCCA) actions for failures within deployed systems encompassing both hardware and software faults

Provide specifications for required material procurements to support ground terminal, signal processing and data processing systems

Draft documentation in support of multiple projects including CONOPS, Design Review packages, test plans, operational procedures, deployment reviews (pre-ship, etc.), drawings and other engineering documents

Additional Northrop Grumman Information:

Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.

Our Values. The women and men of Northrop Grumman Corporation are guided by Our Values. They describe our company as we want it to be. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that putting Our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers, and the communities we serve.

Our Responsibility. At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.

You'll Bring These Qualifications:

BS Degree in STEM field

Experience systems development, implementation, operation and support

Experience in space-based US Government defense systems

Project management experience

Active Top Secret Clearance

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

Post-graduate Degree in STEM field, business or finance

Experience in transportable or tactical military operations systems (shelters, CONEX's, secure confined space processing and operating environments)

Experience with satellite RF engineering and signal processing systems

Familiarity with command, control and monitoring environments and constructs for operation of complex systems

Linux system administration background

Business and finance experience

What We Can Offer You:

Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:

  • Health Plan

  • Savings Plan

  • Paid Time Off

  • Additional benefits

o Education Assistance

o Training and Development

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.