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Northrop Grumman GBSD Sr. Principal Model and Simulation Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe.

With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a System Modeling Simul Engineer - Tester/ Cameo Modeler. This position will be located in Huntsville, AL and will be part of the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program (Minuteman III ICBM replacement) development contract. Learn more about the GBSD program here.

Candidate will be able to perform the following essential functions:

  • Develop modeling and simulation tools to assist with analysis of complex, technical problems relating to a wide variety of spacecraft and systems

  • Develop algorithms to perform analysis and produce much-needed data products

  • Maintain and improve large scale simulations to support multiple missions

  • Integrate existing models from mission partners into simulations

  • Model dynamic agent behaviors

  • Evaluate complex results and determine engineering recommendations based on analysis

  • Quickly translate user needs into effective software solutions

  • Develop documents and briefings to communicate work or study status, brief government and industry as required.

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

  • 401k

  • Educational Assistance

  • Life Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

  • Paid Time Off

  • Health & Wellness Resources

  • Employee Discounts positions standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.GBSDJobs

  • UTSpace


You'll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics or Computer Science from an accredited university with 9 years of related experience with a Bachelors in Science; 7 Years with a Masters; 4 Years with a PhD

  • Experience with modeling, simulation, and mission analysis techniques and tools

  • Experience scripting for analysis purposes

  • Demonstrated experience working with Air Force/DoD customers in an acquisition environment, with space and/or ground systems

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Experience working in an Agile team/framework

  • Experience with MATLAB, STK, AFSIM, Simulink, Model Center, or other comparable modeling and simulation tools

  • Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) experience using Cameo Enterprise Architect, Sparx Enterprise Architect, or other comparable tools

  • Space Control Mission Area experience is highly desirable

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as organization and interpersonal skills.

  • TS Clearance

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.

Job Category : Engineering