Sr Principal Systems Engineer - Modeling & Simulation

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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 Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Sr. Principal Systems Engineer - Modeling& Simulation Mission Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals.The selected candidate will develop and implement mission and system analysis tools in support of Mission Engineering and Operations Analysis efforts across several Northrop Grumman Corporation Unmanned Aerial Vehicle pursuits.

Essential Functions:

  • Support analysis of system and system of system architectures
  • Act as a resourceful point of contact for both business development and program managers
  • Development and expansion of mission engineering toolsets
  • Constructive and virtual modeling and simulation of manned and unmanned systems

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 9 years of Engineering experience; Master's Degree in STEM and 7 years of Engineering experience; or PhD in STEM and 4 years of Engineering experience
  • Experience with Java, C++, Python or Matlab

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with MAK VR Forces, AFSIM, and DIS
  • Experience with airborne sensor analysis, seeker modeling and CONOPS development
  • Experience with using MySQL (or another SQL database) queries.
  • In scope DoD Top Secret or SCI 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 . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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