GBSD - C&L LC Design Integration Lead - Sr. Principal Systems Engineer

    • Roy, UT



Start your future with a new mission: Northrop Grumman Space Systems (NGSP). As a part of the NGSP Team, you will work with experts that develop systems and solutions to keep our world safe. Together we protect our troops, public safety, information, and our planet. It's unique work. It's challenging and rewarding. But most of all, it is work that makes a difference. 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. Join us and launch your career.

The Command & Launch Systems Engineering & Integration team is looking for a Sr. Principal Systems Engineer to support the Design Integration Team. This position will be located in Roy, UT or Huntsville, AL and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here.

The Launch Center (LC) Design Integration Lead will oversee and manage operational aspects of ongoing projects and serve as liaison between the NG teams including program management, planning, project teams, field, logistics, and engineering. The ideal candidate demonstrates a broad skill set that is balanced between interpersonal, business, and technical capabilities. The selected candidate will have the ability to collaborate within and across teams to accomplish goals and is committed to ethics, integrity, and innovation while challenging traditional ways of doing business.

The responsibilities include ensuring that Launch and Guidance Control systems, Operational Command and Control systems, Launch Equipment, Physical Security systems, Communications systems, and Infrastructure/Construction are fully electrically, mechanically, thermally, HEMP-shielded, radiation hardened and fully integrated together as a unit

Responsibilities include the following:

  • Acts as primary contact for project activities, leading project status review sessions with management and sub-contractors to discuss cost, schedule, and technical performance
  • Conduct technical analysis of product implementations, modifications and enhancements to product in accordance with specifications
  • Troubleshoots technical problems and issues that arise from internal or external customers
  • Determines technical solution in accordance with product and specifications, and recommends actions to representatives for coordinative product solution
  • Assesses product needs in accordance with specifications and requirements
  • Reviews status of projects and budgets; manages schedules and prepares status reports
  • Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and project-satisfaction goals and objectives
  • Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with engineering, project managers, and the customer
  • Maintain clear communication with the product teams and subcontractors by phone, email, and in person
25% travel will be required.

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 position's 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.


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