Database Systems Engineer 2/3 (D&R)

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The C-RAM C2 team at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as a D&R Database Systems Engineer based out of Redondo Beach, CA.

What You'll get to Do:

Systems Engineer to support the Forward Area Air Defense Command & Control Counter Rockets, Artillery, and (FAAD/C-RAM C2) program. Analyze, design and develop system/software requirements. Develop physics/mathematics based algorithms. Conduct peer reviews. Develop test cases for software and I&T to verify algorithms. Prepare technical papers and presentations for management and formal government reviews.
Candidates must work well with other engineers in a high pressure, schedule driven environment. Candidates must be able to quickly absorb, analyze and synthesize large amounts of technical data. Candidates will be able to multi-task as well as work independently.

Additional Northrop Grumman Information:

Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 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.

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This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below
You'll Bring These Qualifications:

This requisition may be filled at either a level 2 or a level 3

Basic Qualifications for a Level 2

  • 2 years of System Engineering experience with a Bachelors of Science in a STEM discipline; 0 years of System Engineering experience with Masters
  • At least two years of experience developing software requirements for coordinate conversion and other mathematical algorithms

Basic Qualifications for a Level 3
  • 5 years of System Engineering experience with a Bachelors of Science in a STEM discipline; 3 years of System Engineering experience with Masters; 0 Years with a PhD
  • At least two years of experience developing software requirements for coordinate conversion and other mathematical algorithms

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
  • Prior experience with any army software command & control program
  • Familiarity with Magic Draw, System Modeling Language (SysML) or other system design tools
  • Familiarity with the Ada programming language

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 package will include the following:

  • Health Plan
  • Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Additional benefits
    • Education Assistance
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