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Northrop Grumman Staff Systems Engineer in Linthicum, Maryland

At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We're looking for innovators who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we'll support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field or an industry thought-leader. At Northrop Grumman, you'll have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career.

The Staff Engineer works with the Business Area architect to refine system architectures, translate those architectures into requirements and lead product teams in implementing those requirements. The Staff Systems Engineer works with Customers to understand their needs and to translate those needs into product architectures. The Staff Systems Engineer 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, as well as, ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints. The Staff Systems Engineer performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering or other related STEM degree with a minimum of 14 years of experience in related industry (12 years experience with a MS degree, 9 years experience with PhD)

  • Previous experience defining architectures for ground or airborne sensor systems with focus on networking and cyber security

  • Previous experience leading product teams to implement ground or airborne sensor systems with focus on networking and cyber security

  • Candidates must be willing and able to obtain and maintain an Active DoD Secret level security clearance with the willingness and ability to upgrade to a TS/SCI level security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree or higher in Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering or other related STEM degree

  • Significant experience defining architectures for ground or airborne sensor systems with focus on networking and cyber security

  • Significant experience leading product or systems engineering teams to implement ground or airborne sensor systems with focus on networking and cyber security

  • Ability to communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Engineering

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