Northrop Grumman

Principal or Sr. Principal Systems Engineer

2 weeks agoWoodland Hills, CA

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. 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. Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is a trusted provider of mission-enabling solutions for global security. Our Engineering and Sciences (E&S) organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission! We are looking for you to join our team as a Systems Engineer based out of Woodland Hills, CA. As a Systems Engineer at Northrop Grumman you will have a challenging and rewarding opportunity to be a part of our Enterprise-wide digital transformation. Through the use of Model-based Engineering, DevSecOps and Agile practices we continue to evolve how we deliver critical national defense products and capabilities for the warfighter. Our success is grounded in our ability to embrace change, move quickly and continuously drive innovation. Essential Functions: • Responsible for working with a broad customer base to identify unique requirements, flow the requirements into design documentation, and work with a diverse team to build and test those inertial systems. • Presenting to customers on the capabilities of current products, performance analyses, design information, and requirements verification methods. • Generating, reviewing, and managing multiple requirement sets that cover all aspects of both performance and non-performance including mechanical interfaces, electrical interfaces, data requirements, environmental requirements, and reliability. • Awareness and responsiveness to contract milestones and deliverables. • Leading a team of subsystem engineers and subject matter experts to ensure the designs are sufficient to meet the system requirements. • Working with integration and test engineers to ensure all requirements are verified through inspection, analysis, demonstration, or test often by providing test and data reduction scripts. • Providing test direction to ensure production tests and troubleshooting tests are executed correctly and resulting data conforms to requirements. • Develop simulation models for sensors and systems. Basic Qualifications: • BS Degree in Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics with at least 5 years of professional experience or MS Degree in Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics with at least 3 years of professional experience. • US Citizenship with ability to obtain/maintain a clearance. • Familiarity with inertial measurement sensors and systems. • Strong data analysis skills using MATLAB. • Strong requirement development and management skills using DOORS. • Demonstrated team leadership skills. • Demonstrated ability to clearly communicate to team members, customers, and suppliers. OR • BS Degree in Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics with at least 9 years of professional experience or MS Degree in Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics with at least 7 years of professional experience or 4 years with a PhD. • US Citizenship with ability to obtain/maintain a clearance. • Familiarity with inertial measurement sensors and systems. • Strong data analysis skills using MATLAB. • Strong requirement development and management skills using DOORS. • Demonstrated team leadership skills. • Demonstrated ability to clearly communicate to team members, customers, and suppliers. Preferred Qualifications: • Familiarity of electrical and communication interfaces standards (MIL-STD-1553, RS-422). • Familiarity with programs or projects in a production phase. • Experience developing products for space environments. • Experience managing electronic system requirements and requirement verification. • Strong requirement development and management skills using MBSE. Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business. 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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job ID: NorthropGrumman-21001221