Northrop Grumman Systems Engineer, Staff - TT&C Thread Lead in Redondo Beach, California
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Northrop Grumman Space Systems has an opening for a Systems Engineer, Staff - TT&C Thread Lead to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, CA.
The selected candidate will develop Telemetry, Tracking and Command (TT&C) operations concepts including system states, modes and data flows, perform TT&C system requirements allocations to subsystems/units, perform architecture trades, incorporate external interfaces such as the AFSCN, and develop prototype C2 segment control interfaces to the prototype payload and bus interfaces. Tasks also include verification plan development, risk reduction demonstration development and I&T planning.
Bachelor's degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) discipline from an ABET accredited university with 14+ years of experience in Systems Engineering OR
Master's degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) discipline from an ABET accredited university with 12+ years of experience in Systems Engineering OR
PhD in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) discipline from an ABET accredited university with 9+ years of experience in Systems Engineering
Candidate must have, and be able to maintain, at least ONE of the following active U.S. Government security clearances:
Dept. of Defense Secret level with a background investigation date within 10 years OR
Dept. of Energy L clearance with a background investigation date within 10 years
Academic background in Electrical Engineering
Expertise in system TT&C
Experience in all phases of systems development from requirements development to on-orbit operations
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Job Category : Engineering