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Northrop Grumman GBSD Sr Principal Guidance & Navigation Computer (GNC) Responsible System Engineer (RSE) in Roy, Utah

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

GBSD has an opening for a Guidance Computer (GC) Responsible System Engineer (RSE) to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in Roy, Utah. The GC is a high reliability, radiation hardened flight controller for the GBSD Aerospace Vehicle (AVE). The GC contains digital processing, digital I/O, and analog actuator/power I/O electronics functions. Learn more about the GBSD program here.

The Guidance Computer (GC) Responsible System Engineer (RSE) derives, develops, and maintains specifications, requirements, and supporting interface simulations at the unit level to ensure inter-subsystem compatibility and consistency with higher level requirements and system architecture. The RSE collaborates with Systems Engineers representing the Guidance, Navigation, and Control (GN&C) system as well as RSEs for other GN&C units and associated customer representatives. The scope of work starts at the detailed design phase and continues through production.

50% travel to El Segundo through Q4 2021, then 10% travel thereafter.

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

  • 401k

  • Educational Assistance

  • Life Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

  • Paid Time Off

  • Health & Wellness Resources

  • Employee Discounts

This positions standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.




You'll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics or Software discipline(STEM) from an accredited university

  • Requires 9 years of experience with a Bachelors in Science; 7 Years with a Masters; 4 Years with a PhD

  • DoD Secret Clearance granted or investigated in the last 6 years.

  • Practical working experience with system architecture design, trade studies, and performance analysis and simulation

  • Technical experience supporting digital hardware development

  • Experience using CAMEO EA or other system architecture modeling tool and DOORS requirements management tool

  • Experience developing and using computational simulations in MATLAB, Python, or a programming language

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • A current active US Government DoD Top Secret clearance

  • Master's Degree in in Electrical Engineering or Systems Engineering

  • Experience in digital architecture design and verification for high-reliability aerospace applications

  • Experience modeling digital interfaces and data and traffic simulations

  • Experience with baseband and digital signal processing

  • Experience in system anomaly resolution

  • Strong leadership qualities, as well as strong verbal and written communication skills

  • In-scope Top Secret security clearance

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Engineering