Performance Assessment Engineer (20-037)

    • Colorado Springs, CO

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Northrop Grumman Space Systems is looking for you to join our C2BMC team as a Performance Assessment Engineer based out of Colorado Springs, CO.

What You'll Get to Do:

The ideal candidate will possess at least 5 years of experience in relevant DoD interface, assessment and test methodologies and terminologies and Missile Defense Agency (MDA) elements or components. Candidate must have experience participating in requirements development and capability assessments of the C2BMC or equivalent BMDS elements. Candidate must be able to independently and cooperatively develop objectives and requirements for capability assessments and have prior experience writing assessment plans. Candidate must have experience developing Use cases to support test case flow development. Candidate should be an expert in all Microsoft Office applications and familiarity with DOORS. Candidate must have excellent written and verbal communication skills and must be able to work effectively and cooperatively with people within and external to the program.

Team member of the Performance Assessment Scrum Team on the C2BMC National Team. Will work with a multi-contractor team in the development and execution of a comprehensive assessment program supporting a capability-based acquisition of the C2BMC Element of the BMDS. The candidate will participate in the planning and execution assessments of the C2BMC. The candidate will also develop and execute test procedures against requirements allocated to the SE FA. This includes documentation of the procedure, negotiation of the test methodology, and execution of the testing and negotiation of the final delivered product. Specifically, the a successful candidate will be involved in refining use cases to support test case flow development, drafting Test Specifications for detecting flow trigger events and output success test conditions, coordinating with Product Team test leads, maintaining track of test status, and leveraging test case input to in support of test procedure development. The candidate will also be involved in the following activities: system requirement analysis, requirement development, allocation and documentation; functional analysis and decomposition; functional architecture development; system design support; trade studies; and Technical Performance Measures (TPM)/Special Items of Interest (SII).

Some travel required.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Active Secret security clearance with ability to obtain Top Secret
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Math, Physics, Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited institution with 5 years of experience in a related field; or Master's Degree with 3+ years of experience in a related field; 0 years required with PhD.

  • Proficient using Microsoft Power Point and Visio

Preferred Qualifications

  • Candidates with prior C2BMC experience are highly desired
  • Knowledge of multiple MDA programs and teams

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

Education Assistance

Training and Development

Flexible Work Arrangements

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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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.

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