GBSD Principal Engineer Mission Assurance/Sr. Principal Engineer Mission Assurance

    • Huntsville, AL

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Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Principal Mission Assurance Engineer / Sr. Principal Mission Assurance Engineer. This position is for our Huntsville, Alabama location, and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here .

Engineer, Mission Assurance - The selected candidate will be responsible for preparing documentation that implements the GBSD Enterprise and Program Engineering/Design Assurance Plan, policies, procedures, & tools required to support Program pre-award & Day1 Tasks as well as infrastructure needs. Additionally, the selected candidate will be responsible for Engineering/Design Assurance oversight activities for hardware development, drawings, design reviews, change control, etc. for GBSD at the Huntsville site(s).

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Preparing documentation that implements the GBSD Enterprise and Program Engineering/Design Assurance Plan, policies, procedures, & tools required to support Program pre-award & Day1 Tasks as well as Enterprise infrastructure needs.
  • Creating process health, progress and stability metrics
  • Engineering/Design Assurance oversight activities for hardware development, drawings, design reviews, change control, etc. for GBSD at the Huntsville site(s).
A s a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
• Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
• 401k
• 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.

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

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Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:
  • For Principal Mission Assurance Engineer: Bachelor's Degree in Design Engineering and 5 years of Engineering experience; OR a Master's Degree and 3 years of experience; OR PhD Degree and 0 years of experience; OR 4 years of additional experience in lieu of a degree
  • For Sr. Principal Mission Assurance Engineer: Bachelor Degree and 9 years of Engineering experience; OR a Master's Degree and 7 years of experience; OR PhD Degree and 4 years of experience; OR 4 years of additional experience in lieu of a degree
  • Active Secret Clearance with ability to obtain a Top Secret (TS) security clearance
  • Understanding of Engineering/Design Assurance principles

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in developing and implementing engineering/design assurance plans and procedures to drive design maturity early in the design phas(drawing/design/producibility review, inspection/test requirements, etc)
  • Experience in Missile Systems/Sub-Systems design
  • Experience with Model Based Engineering and Requirements Verification(DOORS,CAMEO, etc)
  • Experience in process monitoring, data collection, analysis, and metric reporting for a large program/supplier-base.
  • Demonstrated ability prioritizing tasks and meeting deadlines
  • Excellent liaison between local personnel, suppliers, and customer workforce
  • A current/Active Top Secret clearance

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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