SATCOM Subject Matter Expert (SME) / Information Systems Tech Analyst 3/4

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is seeking a Wideband Satellite Communications SATCOM Subject Matter Expert (SME) with experience in formal engineering life-cycle processes to work in Orlando, Florida. NGMS is an industry leader in developing, integrating, and sustaining complex systems for the US Department of Defense. Our Team performs a variety of tasks leading to the successful integration, test, and deployment of complex DoD systems worldwide.

The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Satellite Communications, Networking, and Training Team, which includes the Wideband Training and Certification System (WTCS), Common Network Planning Software (CNPS), Wideband Remote Monitoring Sensor (WRMS), and Remote Monitoring and Control Equipment (RMCE) programs.

The applicant may work on the Wideband Satellite Communications (SATCOM) Trend Analysis and Anomaly Resolution System/WSOMS Mediated Interoperability Infrastructure (WSTARS/WMII).

The applicant will be working on design, development, and testing of all aspects of the systems development lifecycle. Applicant will perform a variety of duties in systems and software development and test. She/he will work from systems documents and specifications, and follow written and verbal instructions, conduct test and report data and results in prescribed formats.

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

This requisition may be filled at either a Level 3 or a Level 4

Basic Qualifications for Level 3:

  • US Citizenship is required with the ability to obtain and maintain a US DoD Secret clearance
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience with Bachelor's degree or 3 years' experience with Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related technical field. Years of experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.
  • Experience working within formal engineering & development processes for the development of complex systems

Basic Qualifications for Level 4:

  • US Citizenship is required with the ability to obtain and maintain a US DoD Secret clearance
  • Minimum of 9 years' experience with Bachelor's degree or 7 years' experience with Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related technical field. Years of experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.
  • Experience working within formal engineering & development processes for the development of complex systems

Preferred Qualifications for Level 3 & 4:

  • Active US DoD Secret clearance
  • Experience with standard system engineering processes for the development of complex systems
  • Knowledge base of DSCS and Wideband Global SATCOM Wideband SATCOM Operational Management System (WGS WSOMS)
  • Experience with Rational DOORS Next Generation
  • Familiarization with DoD systems and subsystems (e.g. weapons platforms, C2ISR platforms, SATCOM, IFF, RADAR, radios, data links, munitions).
  • Familiarization with computer networking and cyber security principles and practices
  • Familiarization with DoD SATCOM operations, concepts and ground stations
  • Understanding of radio frequency (RF) theory as it relates to both communications and radar

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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