Northrop Grumman Systems Engineer 2 in Huntsville, Alabama

Systems Engineer 2

Requisition ID: 18010310

Location(s): United States-Alabama-Huntsville

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a Systems Engineer 2 in the Engineering, Sciences & Technology (ES&T) Central Region Engineering, Huntsville Site. In the Mission Systems sector, you’ll join our experts in developing systems and solutions that keep our world safe.

The qualified applicant will work in our Huntsville, Alabama office, headquarters for the Missile Defense and Protective Systems (MDPS) division.


• Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems.

• Analyses are performed at all levels of total system product to include: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal.

• Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.

• Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.

Basic Qualifications:

- 2 Years with Bachelors in Science; 0 Years with Masters

- Experience in data analysis, algorithm development, requirements development, modeling & simulation, or interface development

- Ability to communicate technical information clearly to both technical and non technical personnel

- Ability to use Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook

- Ability to obtain & maintain DoD Secret security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

- Proficiency with either MATLAB or Mathematica

- Experience applying statistical methods to datasets to characterize system behavior and optimize performance

- Experience with wireless point-to-point, point-to-multipoint, and multipoint communication devices and systems

- Experience with database management systems including Microsoft SQL Server, SQLite, and/or MySQL

- Experience with Agile Development lifecycle process

- Experience with user interface design

- Active Secret Clearance

- Ability to use Microsoft Visio

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 Engineer 2

Location: Alabama-Huntsville

Requisition ID: 18010310