Engineer/Principal Systems Engineer - Modeling & Simulation (Space/Satellite) - Top Secret

    • Dulles, VA

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.

Successful candidates for this position will work as a systems engineering modeling and simulation team member for a space program in Dulles VA, in the NSS business area within the Space Systems Sector.

A successful candidate is familiar with model based systems engineering principles, implementation, and application. A successful candidate is interested in establishing and analyzing all elements of a large scale system from the top level down to individual hardware elements. A successful candidate has the skill set, or willingness to learn the skills necessary, to specify the interface parameters, data structures, and data flows for internally and externally created system and system element models. A successful candidate is familiar with, or is excited to learn, integrated modeling and simulation frameworks to apply to complex and interesting modeling, architecture, and simulation opportunities.


Basic Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree & 2 years experience.

Must have U.S. Citizenship with current or active Top Secret level clearance

This position can be filled level higher with Bachelor's Degree & 5 years experience or Master's Degree & 3 years experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

The candidate should have excellent verbal and written communication skills, presentation experience, and the ability to work with a diverse community of engineers and managers to achieve the goals of the program team.

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

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