Northrop Grumman Satellite Ground Systems Analyst 3 or 4 in Aurora, Colorado

Satellite Ground Systems Analyst 3 or 4

Requisition ID: 18009510

Location(s): United States-Colorado-Aurora

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

Northrop Grumman is seeking a Satellite Ground Systems Analyst 3 or 4.

This position is for a Ground Systems Tester on the Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) Program Ground Segment Test Team. The ideal candidate will have had practical experience in SBIRS operations as a combat mission ready crew member, instructor and/or evaluator, resource scheduler; problem solving techniques, engineering, and system optimization methods.

Specific tasks include the analysis of technical change and content of software package, creation/update of System Engineering products (requirements, concepts of operations, interface control documents, system architecture, performance analyses, operational/test instructions). Development of test plans and methodologies, procedures, and the execution of tests in combined operational/test environments. Day-in-the-Life activities, system test support activities, training product development and instructional support. Analyzes and validates software performance, understanding and experience in specifying, collecting, processing and presenting information from potentially several disparate data sets. Generates actionable knowledge from data. Possesses analytical and problem solving skills necessary for quickly developing recommendations based on quantitative and qualitative data from many different types of sources. Ability to identify patterns and higher level information from all the data sources through use of tools and application programming. Understands the general problem space and is confident in explaining the different insights generated from the data.

This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.

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This requisition may be filled at either a level 3 or a level 4.

Basic Qualifications:

BQs for a Satellite Ground Systems Analyst 3 are...

  • 6 years with Bachelors; 4 years with Masters, or 10 years related experience in lieu of degree

  • Knowledge of satellite ground systems and familiarity with LINUX and Unix

  • Ability to work in an environment with evolving requirements and dynamic schedules

  • Ability to interact effectively with customers and management

  • Ability to work with little or no supervision and learn new systems quickly

  • Current TS/SCI clearance

  • Willing and able to travel between Aurora, Boulder, and Colorado Springs

BQs for a Satellite Ground Systems Analyst 4 are…

  • 10 years with Bachelors; 8 year with Masters; 14 years related experience in lieu of degree

  • Knowledge of satellite ground systems and familiarity with LINUX and Unix

  • Ability to work in an environment with evolving requirements and dynamic schedules

  • Ability to interact effectively with customers and management

  • Ability to work with little or no supervision and learn new systems quickly

  • Current TS/SCI clearance

  • Willing and able to travel between Aurora, Boulder, and Colorado Springs

Preferred Qualifications for both level 3 or 4 :

  • Experience as a Systems Tester (or related discipline) for large government programs

  • Knowledge of System Engineering and Test development and execution processes

  • Knowledge of the customer expectations and operational requirements

  • Strong interpersonal/leadership skills and experience

  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written)

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.

Title: Satellite Ground Systems Analyst 3 or 4

Location: Colorado-Aurora

Requisition ID: 18009510