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Staff Systems Engineer - Regional Weapon Systems for NT-E

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Huntsville
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Requisition ID: RCategory: EngineeringLocation: Huntsville - AL, United States of AmericaCitizenship Required: United States CitizenshipClearance Type: SecretTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this positionShift: Days (United States of America)Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the TimePositions Available: 1At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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 Space Systems is seeking a Staff Systems Engineer. This position will be located in Huntsville, AL supporting the National Team (NT-E) program.POSITION OVERVIEW:The National Team provides timely, relevant BMD System level products that are critical to the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and brings depth of "Reachback" ensuring affordable and effective Warfighter capabilities. It is a consortium of 5 major contractors working as one team providing forward thinking, industry subject matter expertise for the MDA.JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:Perform model based systems engineering (MBSE) functional and behavior analysis for the Missile Defense Agency's (MDA) mission area (defeat of conventional and advanced Threats (e.g., ballistic, aero-maneuvering, hypersonic, hyperglide, countermeasures, etc.)Participate in a MBSE environment to develop system-of-systems requirements via system/component trade studies and analysis focused on functional behaviors of regional weapons systems (Aegis, PATRIOT, THAAD, and IBCS).Contribute to publishing change notices to the top-level system specification and update of requirements databases, architectural models, interface definitions, and DoDAF 2+ compliant based design packages to document, allocate and trace system and Element level requirements.Document analysis results in reports and briefings for critique and review by SC&R and National Team stakeholders.Create and present briefings within the team and to Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and supporting stakeholders.Work in, and may lead, a multi-discipline team of 3-5 engineers in the execution of these tasksBasic Qualifications:14 Years with Bachelors in Science in an engineering classification, mathematics or physics; 12 Years with Masters; 9 Years with PhD for Principal EngineerIndividual must have at least five years of experience within the past 10 years directly working on Aegis, PATRIOT, THAAD and/or IBCS for a NT-E Tier 1 company.Must demonstrate a technical background in requirements development for complex, military system of systems activities.Must demonstrate familiarity with the use of DOORS, or similar tool, or a system-modelling tool such as "System Architect," "Rhapsody," "Magic Draw," or similar tools.Individual must be able to demonstrate knowledge of one-or-more of BMD systems: EO/IR sensors, RF/Radar sensors, kill vehicles, missiles/interceptors, threats & countermeasures, target discrimination, or command and control (e.g., C3I, C4I, etc.).Candidate must demonstrate ability to think critically and capture concepts in papers, presentations, and discussions.Individual must possess good communication skills.Capable of working both independently and within a small team environment.Individual must have a current, active Secret security clearance.Preferred Qualifications:Subject matter expertise in one or more aspects of a regional weapon system (Aegis, PATRIOT, THAAD and/or IBCS).Demonstrated experience modeling or simulating missile defense applications or similar domains (air combat, air defense, intercept of ballistic targets, intercept of non-ballistic targets, space vehicles, sub-orbital mechanics, etc.).Knowledge of ballistic and advanced threat systems (e.g., aero-maneuvering, hypersonic, hyper-glide, countermeasures, etc.) a discriminator in selection.Significant systems engineering experience with large, complex systems.Salary Range: 141440 - 212160Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.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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