Northrop Grumman Systems Requirements Engineer 3 in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Systems Requirements Engineer 3

Requisition ID: 18006814

Location(s): United States-Colorado-Colorado Springs

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Northrop Grumman's Mission Systems Sector organization is seeking applicants for a Systems Engineer Requirements Lead position. This position will be located 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:

  • Providing direction and oversight for the Systems Engineering requirements management activities, in addition to performing many of the day-to-day requirements management tasks

  • Flow-down technical tasking / priorities of Program Management and Chief Engineer

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

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

  • Defining program-specific DOORS schema, processes and procedures

  • Training less experienced personnel on the use of program-specific DOORS schema, processes and procedures

  • Requirements solicitation, derivation, and decomposition to lower level subsystems and components

  • Maintaining system and component baselines in a requirement management system

  • Defining the relationships between internal and external components

  • Communicating the desired component relationships to a diverse group of customers, developers, engineers, subject matter experts, and users

  • Generating system/element level functional, performance, and interface specifications and technical documentation, and participating in system requirements reviews.

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

  • Supporting the system modeling needed to define system interfaces, requirements and behaviors and providing 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

  • Providing 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


Basic Qualifications:

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

  • Active Secret clearance is required for this position

  • Experience in defining DOORS schema, processes and procedures

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills

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

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with MBSE/SysML modeling tools (such as PTC Integrity Modeler)

  • Familiarity with DOORS Digital Model synchronization tools

  • Familiarity with Agile software development methodology

  • Experience leading requirements management activities through all phases of the systems engineering lifecycle

  • Familiarity with ground-based radars such as Perimeter Acquisition Radar Attack Characterization System (PARCS) and/or Ballistic Missile Early Warning System (BMEWS) Precision Acquisition Vehicle Entry (PAVE) Phased Array Warning System (PAWS) (BPP) Senior Systems Analyst (SA).

  • 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)

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 . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Systems Requirements Engineer 3

Location: Colorado-Colorado Springs

Requisition ID: 18006814