Principal / Senior Principal Modeling & Simulation Engineer w / Clearance

    • Van Nuys, CA

Northrop Grumman Defense Systems in Northridge, CA is currently seeking a Principal or Sr. Principal Modeling and Simulation Engineer w/ a current/active clearance to join our team to work on Advanced Programs.

In this role, you will be working with other engineers and analysts to perform operational analysis and mission effectiveness analysis. This role includes, but is not limited to, the following activities:

• Perform modeling, simulation, and analysis tasks assessing system survivability, system effectiveness, and overall system performance in engagement / mission-level scenarios
• Perform trade studies and simulation analyses with the objective of enhancing and optimizing system performance capabilities
• Develop performance models and algorithms, threat models and command and control models for new and/or existing system simulation frameworks

Some relocation assistance, while not guaranteed, may be available.

Qualifications:

This position may be filled at a higher grade based upon qualifications listed below.

Basic qualifications for Principal engineer:

  • BS in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, or Physics
  • Current/active U.S Government issued DoD Secret Clearance
  • 5+ years modeling, simulation, and analysis of Aerospace Systems, Systems Analysis, and Design

Basic qualifications for Sr. Principal engineer:
  • BS in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, or Physics
  • Current/active U.S Government issued DoD Secret Clearance
  • 9+ years modeling, simulation, and analysis of Aerospace Systems, Systems Analysis, and Design


Preferred Qualifications:
  • MS in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, or Physics
  • Familiarity with AFSIM, ESAMS, SUPPRESSOR, JWS, AJEM
  • Current/Active TS Clearance
  • Knowledge of C++, MATLAB, and Simulink
  • Knowledge of RF threat modeling

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.

A leading global security company, Northrop Grumman provides innovative products and solutions in autonomous systems, cyber security, and complex logistics to government and commercial clients.

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