Northrop Grumman Model Based Systems Engineer 3 in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Northrop Grumman's Mission Systems Sector organization is seeking applicants for a Model Based Systems Engineer 3. This position will be based in Colorado Springs, CO.

Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, cybersecurity, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Establishing milestones and monitoring adherence to master plans and schedules, identifying program risks and obtain solutions to include allocation of resources

  • Supporting requirements development and functional allocation to hardware, software, operator and other segments and components of the system

  • Participating in system requirements reviews and creating and/or updating requirement specifications and technical documentation

  • Reviewing system engineering documentation to ensure specifications meet system needs and are accurate, comprehensive, consistent and complete

  • Performing system modeling using MBSE tools and techniques to define system interfaces, requirements and behaviors and provide support to system design

  • Participating in the development of trade studies to support the selection preferred design solutions, commercial hardware or software components, and preferred course of action alternatives in project development/product delivery

  • Supporting the development of system integration plans, procedures and scenarios used in the conduct of software/hardware system integration testing, and performing analysis of integration results to assess system impacts

  • Providing review and analysis support to the test team development and conduct of formal testing

  • Participating in engineering peer reviews as a document originator or reviewer to ensure technical quality and engineering rigor is appropriate

  • Participating in project technical risk analysis and mitigation

  • Assisting in planning and conduct of site operator and maintainer training



Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) discipline with 5 years of Systems Engineering experience; or 3 years experience with a Masters degree in science, engineering or related discipline

  • Active Secret clearance is required for this position

  • Familiarity with MBSE/SysML modeling tools

  • Familiarity with the systems engineering lifecycle

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills

There is no relocation for this position. This position is contingent upon funding and/or award.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • User work experience with DOORS requirements database

  • Experience with PTC Integrity Modeler

  • System performance modeling using Python, MatLAB, or similar tools

  • Familiarity with Agile software development methodology, software development languages and scripting

  • Ability to work in a dynamic, fast paced, team oriented environment

  • Self-starter - efficient in achieving goals and proactive in pursuing subsequent tasks

  • Familiarity with MS Office suite of tools (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project)

  • Flexibility to travel for customer requirements

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