Northrop Grumman Engineer Systems 4 SEIT Lead in Rolling Meadows, Illinois

Northrop Grumman is looking for a capable, talented, and motivated senior level Systems Engineering, Integration and Test (SEIT) Lead. Our products range from advanced sensing technologies to state-of-the-art targeting and tracking systems that are deployed in Electro-Optical Infrared (EOIR) and Radio Frequency Electronic Warfare (RFEW) systems. These systems are designed, developed, built, integrated, and tested by the capable folks at our company to protect the lives of U.S. and Allied warfighters in present and future conflicts.

The SEIT Lead provides leadership in applying the core principles of systems engineering in order to deliver innovative, affordable, highly reliable systems solutions that meet customer needs, key performance parameters, and program execution goals. The SEIT Lead will lead multi-disciplined engineering teams from business capture through system design and then integration and test of highly complex technical systems. The SEIT Lead must be familiar with program scheduling and managing customer deliverables. Skilled at either Infrared (IR) or Radio Frequency (RF) engineering and design for active and passive electronically scanned systems is a plus.

Basic Qualifications:

BS degree in electrical engineering, systems engineering, or related technical degree with 9+ years related experience

Demonstrated proficiency in analytical thinking and problem solving skills and Systems Thinking mindset

Excellent decision making and communication (written and oral) skills

Strong interpersonal skills, ability to develop/maintain customer & vendor intimacy

Strong work ethic and the ability to work in an integrated product team (IPT) environment

Experience in an integration and test environment for complex electronic systems

Ability to obtain a Security Clearance is required

Preferred Qualifications:

MS degree in electrical engineering, systems engineering, or related technical degree with 7+ year(s) related experience required

Experience with Model Based Engineering (MBE) concepts and tools (Rhapsody)

Working knowledge of DOORS and ClearCase/ClearQuest

Experience in development and earned value management of cost accounts and schedules as related to Systems Engineering tasks

Active Secret or Top Secret clearance

Ability and willingness to travel

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