Northrop Grumman Systems Engineer 4-Interface Requirements Development in Huntsville, Alabama

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is a leading global provider, manufacturer and integrator of advanced, secure, and agile software-defined systems and solutions. We pioneer technology that saves lives and keeps our nation safe.

Northrop Grumman is seeking Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) Systems Engineering candidates with mid-level experience for the Engineering, Sciences, and Technology (ES&T) Central Region System Engineering, Integration and Test (SEIT) discipline located in Huntsville, AL. Successful candidates are creative and think out-of-the-box to perform end-to-end analysis of mission segments within the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and to expand concepts and capabilities for the BMDS.


Work with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to analyze and formulate performance and functional requirements for system-of-system level requirements.

Work in cross-discipline product teams and routinely interface with group leads, senior management, and government personnel.

Support teams of 5-8 multi-discipline engineers for short-duration requirements development events.


Basic Qualifications:

This position may be filled at Level 3 or Level 4.

Systems Engineer 3 : Five (5) years of experience with Bachelor of Science in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline; 3 years of experience with Master of Science; No experience with PhD in STEM discipline

Systems Engineer 4: Nine (9) years of experience with Bachelor of Science in STEM discipline; 7 years of experience with Master of Science in STEM discipline; 4 years of experience with PhD in STEM discipline

Active Secret clearance

Understanding of system-of-systems integration within a challenging operational environment

Demonstrated ability to think critically and capture concepts in papers, presentations, and discussions

Possess good oral and written communication skills

Capable of working both independently and in a team environment

Preferred Qualifications:

Familiarity with interface specification development

Familiarity with Information Exchange Requirements (IERs) development

Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) experience

Missile Defense Agency (MDA) sensors experience

Ground-Based Interceptor (GBI) experience

GMD Communications Network (GCN) modem experience

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