Sentinel (GBSD) Modeling Simulation and Analysis (MS&A) Manager 2 (2179-2)Roy, UT

Requisition ID: R10162906

  • Category: Engineering

  • Location: Roy, Utah, United States of America

  • Clearance Type: Top Secret

  • Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position

  • Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)

  • Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time

  • Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

  • Positions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.

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.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking Systems Engineering Manager 2 specializing in Modeling, Simulation and Analysis. This position is located in Roy, UT and supports the Sentinel Program.

This role may offer a competitive relocation assistance package.

What You’ll Get To Do

The successful applicant will:

  • Develop Payload models to simulate and evaluate hardware performance

  • Perform model validation of various Payloads through test and analysis

  • Participate in technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for missile system payloads

  • Verify Payload specifications and designs through modeling and simulation, test data processing, and performance analysis

  • Create technical reports and present analysis results

  • Support department initiatives; technology roadmap creation, cross-campus/sector involvement, and NCTA project leadership

  • Support employee development; employee inclusion, engagement, mentoring and career development; employee training and identification and training of skills required to execute programs

  • Support staffing and workload forecast; Recruiting, sourcing, onboarding, performance management and contract maintenance for the contractors working in the business area

  • Develop Basis of Estimates (BOEs) for the systems engineering functions

  • Interface with AF customer

  • Develop schedules to meet contractual requirements

  • Utilize earned value management techniques to measure and report on program performance

Position Benefits

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

Medical, Dental & Vision coverage  


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. This role may offer a competitive relocation assistance package.

Job Qualifications

You’ll Bring These Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline with 6 years related experience or Masters Degree in STEM and 4 years related experience.

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen with an active DoD Top Secret security clearance with an in-scope investigation date within the last 6 years.

  • Must be eligible to obtain and maintain Enhanced Security Clearances within a reasonable amount of time as determined by the company to meet its business needs

  • At least 1 year experience leading a project and/or driving performance against schedule

  • Experience with ICBM Weapon Systems

  • Experience in modeling and simulation of ICBM weapon systems

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have

  • 5 years of experience with ICBM Weapon Systems

  • 5 years of experience in modeling and simulation of ICBM weapon systems

  • Experience with Threat modeling

  • Experience with ICBM class countermeasures



Salary Range: $131,200 - $196,800

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

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 all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.