Northrop Grumman Systems Engineer 4 - Fault Management and Autonomy in Redondo Beach, California

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Systems Engineer4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. NGAS is seeking a motivated engineer that will perform 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.

This person will also analyze NGP system and SV requirements. Perform functional decomposition to Bus requirements. Analyze existing Eagle-3 fault management and autonomy algorithms and capabilitiesagainst mission requirements to determine required upgrades to Bus hardware and software. Perform fault management and autonomy algorithm and architecture development to meet new requirements. Lead fault management portion of re-use reviews and SRR.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) field from an ABET accredited institution and9 years of engineering experience in an aerospace environment OR

  • Masters of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) field from an ABET accredited institution and7 years of engineering experience in an aerospace environment OR

    • Doctorate of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) field from an ABET accredited institution and4 years of engineering experience in an aerospace environment- Active SCI/SBBI clearance required
  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Excellent leadership and communication skills

  • Experience in spacecraft fault management design and system engineering processes.

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