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Northrop Grumman Principal / Sr. Principal Systems Engineer in Woodland Hills, California

At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We're looking for innovators who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we'll support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field or an industry thought-leader. At Northrop Grumman, you'll have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is a trusted provider of mission-enabling solutions for global security. Our Engineering and Sciences (E&S) organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission!

We are looking for you to join our team as a Systems Engineer based out of Woodland Hills, CA. As a Systems Engineer at Northrop Grumman you will have a challenging and rewarding opportunity to be a part of our Enterprise-wide digital transformation. Through the use of Model-based Engineering, DevSecOps and Agile practices we continue to evolve how we deliver critical national defense products and capabilities for the warfighter. Our success is grounded in our ability to embrace change, move quickly and continuously drive innovation. The successful candidate will be collaborative, open, transparent, and team-oriented with a focus on team empowerment & shared responsibility, flexibility, continuous learning, and a culture of automation.

What You'll get to Do:

A Systems Engineer in this business area is responsible for working with a broad customer base to identify unique requirements, flow the requirements into design documentation, and work with a diverse team to build and test those inertial systems. The systems engineer is the technical lead and point of contact to the customer. Expected duties include:

  • Presenting to customers on the capabilities of current products, performance analyses, design information, and requirements verification methods.

  • Generating, reviewing, and managing multiple requirement sets that cover all aspects of both performance and non-performance including mechanical interfaces, electrical interfaces, data requirements, environmental requirements, and reliability.

  • Awareness and responsiveness to contract milestones and deliverables.

  • Leading a team of subsystem engineers and subject matter experts to ensure the designs are sufficient to meet the system requirements.

  • Working with integration and test engineers to ensure all requirements are verified through inspection, analysis, demonstration, or test often by providing test and data reduction scripts.

  • Providing test direction to ensure production tests and troubleshooting tests are executed correctly and resulting data conforms to requirements.

  • Develop simulation models for sensors and systems.

This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below

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Qualifications:

This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below

Basic Qualifications for a Principal Systems Engineer are:

  • BS Degree in Engineering, Physics, or Math with at least 5 years of professional experience or MS Degree in Engineering, Physics, or Math with at least 3 years of professional experience

  • US Citizenship with ability to obtain/maintain a clearance

  • Familiarity with inertial measurement sensors and systems

  • Strong data analysis skills using Matlab

  • Strong requirement development and management skills using DOORS

  • Demonstrated team leadership skills

  • Demonstrated ability to clearly communicate to team members, customers, and suppliers

Basic Qualifications for a Sr. Principal Systems Engineer are:

  • BS Degree in Engineering, Physics, or Math with at least 9 years of professional experience or MS Degree in Engineering, Physics, or Math with at least 7 years of professional experience or 4 years with a PhD

  • US Citizenship with ability to obtain/maintain a clearance

  • Familiarity with inertial measurement sensors and systems

  • Strong data analysis skills using Matlab

  • Strong requirement development and management skills using DOORS

  • Demonstrated team leadership skills

  • Demonstrated ability to clearly communicate to team members, customers, and suppliers

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity of electrical and communication interfaces standards (MIL-STD-1553, RS-422)

  • Familiarity with programs or projects in a production phase

  • Experience developing products for space environments

  • Experience managing electronic system requirements and requirement verification

  • Strong requirement development and management skills using MBSE

What We Can Offer You:

Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your benefits will include the following:

Health Plan

Savings Plan

Paid Time Off

Additional benefits

Education Assistance

Training and Development

9/80 Schedule at Many Sites

https://benefits.northropgrumman.com/us/en2/BenefitsOverview/Pages/default.aspx

Additional Northrop Grumman Information:

Northrop Grumman has approximately 90,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 27 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.

Our Values. The women and men of Northrop Grumman Corporation are guided by Our Values. They describe our company as we want it to be. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that putting Our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers, and the communities we serve.

Our Responsibility. At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.

Job Category : Engineering

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