Northrop Grumman Remote Sensing Analyst 3 in Redondo Beach, California
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Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for aRemote Sensing Analyst 3to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in the Systems Analysis & Simulation (SE&I) IPT of the Global Strategy and Mission Solutions (GSMS) organization. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, CA.
The selected candidate will support the development of modeling and simulation of remote sensing payload and constellations.
Modeling and Simulation tool development and analysis for multiple small programs, trade studies, and CRAD activities
Maintenance and Development of real-time/Monte Carlo simulation toolbox in Matlab , C, C++ or other similar programming languages.
Collaborate with colleagues to provide analysis for contract efforts as well as research and development activities
Establish and maintain a repository (unclassified and classified where possible) of modeling data for rapid starts on new projects
Bridge architecture models with physics based performance simulations and with campaign modeling efforts across the SA&S IPT to develop a Models Based or model-centric engineering approach
Bachelors of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) field from an accredited institution and5 years of engineering experience in an aerospace environment OR
Masters of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) field from an accredited institution and3 years of engineering experience in an aerospace environment
Practical working experience with STK, Matlab, or other related modeling tools
Technical experience with C, C++, Perl or Python
Demonstrated knowledge of payload sensor and constellation modeling
Active In-Scope DoD Top Secret Security Clearance with current SSBI access
Master's Degree in Engineering, Physics, Computer Science, Operational Research, Applied Mathematics
Demonstrated experience working space program with coverage analysis, orbital mechanics
Working knowledge in various aspects of modeling for Space and/or Unmanned Aerial Systems (air/space vehicle, ground station, operations, sensor payloads, and/or communications)
Experience in MBE development and integration of models for performance and functional analysis
Strong communication skills required to support frequent customer interactions
Team player/ leader with strong analytical skills
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