Systems Engineer 2

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a Systems Engineer 2 for the Engineering, Sciences & Technology (ES&T) Central Region Engineering, Huntsville, AL Site.

In the Mission Systems sector, you'll join our experts in developing systems and solutions that keep our world safe. The qualified applicant will work in our Huntsville, Alabama office, headquarters for the Missile Defense and Protective Systems (MDPS) division.


Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems.
Analyses are performed at all levels of total system product to include: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal.
Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.
Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.


Basic Qualifications:
2 Years with Bachelors in Science; 0 Years with Masters
Experience in data analysis, algorithm development, requirements development, modeling & simulation, or interface development
Ability to communicate technical information clearly to both technical and non-technical personnel
Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook
Ability to obtain & maintain DoD Secret security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:
Proficiency with either MATLAB or Mathematica
Active Secret Clearance
Experience applying statistical methods to datasets to characterize system behavior and optimize performance
Experience with wireless point-to-point, point-to-multipoint, and multipoint communication devices and systems
Experience with database management systems including Microsoft SQL Server, SQLite, and/or MySQL
Experience with Agile Development lifecycle process
Experience with user interface design
Ability to use Microsoft Visio

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.${descr2}${descr3}

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