Northrop Grumman Mgr Systems Engineering 2(Command and Launch) in Roy, Utah
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Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Manager of Systems Engineering. This position will be located in Roy, UT and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here. Northrop Grumman supports the Air Force's sustainment, development, production and deployment of hardware and system modifications for Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Ground and Airborne Launch Control Systems, Launch Facilities and associated infrastructure.
What You'll Get To Do:
The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Space System team supporting the Command & Launch Communication team as the systems engineering manager and leader. This includes communications equipment hardware, software and systems for each weapon system facility across hard lined and radio frequency communications in wired and wireless spectrums. The selected candidate will work in a dynamic people-focused environment where he/she will interact with users, customers and other engineers.
Responsible for leading teams to perform technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for configured items (CIs). Analyses are performed at all levels of the 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 system 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.
Other essential activities include:
Requirements, architecture and verification leadership and ownership.
Collaborate and accept segment requirements flow down, developing segment level verification planning and artifacts.
Lead of element level requirements, architecture and verification decomposition/flowdown to all children subsystems.
Utilize Model-Based Systems Engineering approach and tools in all activities.
Creation and maturation of several SSE CDRL's and support of product area CDRL's.
Support of requirements allocation to the appropriate Configured Items and associated requirements development for both internal to NGC and externally provided by subcontractors and suppliers.
Specialty Systems Engineering supports both verification planning and execution activities throughout the contract as well as material qualification and production.
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
Paid Time Off
Health & Wellness Resources
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:
Bachelors' degree with 5 years of experience in any combination of Communications, Cyber, Systems, Software, or Hardware engineering disciplines accompanied by high proficiency in technical problem solving to include requirements decomposition, root cause analysis, solution development.
Experience in People and Technical Leadership roles.
Working knowledge of Program Execution, Staffing, Engineering Metrics and Training resources, Processes, and Tools.
Must have proven technical management experience preferably in either program IPT, R&D or Advanced Systems, technology, and/or functional environments.
Active DoD Secret clearance and the ability to be granted a Top Secret clearance.
Broad understanding of Systems Engineering practices, methodologies, and products throughout the DoD acquisition lifecycle.
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Experience developing, fielding, and/or operating Communications Systems
Experience with any of the following tools and languages: CORE, DOORS, Rhapsody, Cameo, ModelCenter, MagicDraw, Easy Power, Prima Vera, UML, SysML
Requirements Management: MBSE, Functional Block Diagrams, Specification Trees
Systems and end item requirements validation and verification
Design: Systems Design, Systems Architecture, Systems Integration, N2 Analysis, Trade Studies
Failure Modes, Effects, and Criticality Analysis
Decision Making: Risk Management, Cost-Risk-Benefit Analysis
Experience with working with government/military personnel at government/military facilities.
Systems Engineering V and test tools.
Familiarity with Agile methodologies and practices
Experience with Communication systems, RF and digital hardware design and Networking.
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
www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Job Category : Engineering