Systems Engineer

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 Sector is seeking a Systems Engineer in Melbourne, Florida.

The Systems Engineer will support the Strike Division in the Vehicle Management Systems (VMS) area. Specifically, the engineer
will support technical planning, system integration, verification and validation,
and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems. Analyses are performed at all levels of the total system product to include: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal.

The successful candidateshould possess a basic understanding of model based requirements and design and support creating subsystem and software requirements. The candidate will support preparation of detailed requirements specifications, design documents and procedures, certification plans and procedures, performance reports. The Systems Engineer is expected to be a highly-motivated self-starter with an ability to operate effectively with a team of engineers and technicians.

Basic Qualifications:


  • Bachelor's Degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics) discipline from an accredited university and 2+ years with Systems/Software Requirements Engineering experience OR
  • Master's Degree in a STEM discipline from an accredited university
  • Active DoD Secret Clearance or higher (investigation updated within last 5 years) and the ability to maintain it throughout employment
  • Ability to obtain Special Program Access. Special program access must be achieved prior to a start date being established


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Experience with Rational Dynamic Object Oriented Requirements System (DOORS)
  • Basic knowledge of model based systems engineering concepts
  • Basic knowledge oInterface Control Documents (ICDs)



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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