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Pr./Sr. Principal Systems Engineer - Top Secret/SCI (Space/Satellite Systems)

Northrop Grumman
Gilbert, Arizona, United States
Requisition ID: R
Category: Engineering
Location: Gilbert - AZ, United States of America
Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship
Clearance Type: SCI
Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
Positions Available: 2

At 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.

Our Gilbert, AZ office is seeking multiple systems engineers to work in a fast paced dynamic environment. The qualified individuals will be responsible for performing the following tasks:

Technical planning; system test, verification, and validation; cost and risk analysis; and supportability and effectiveness analysis for total system.
Ensuring the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.
Functional analysis, timeline analysis, and de tail trade studies to translate customer requirements into actionable solutions.
Leading multidisciplinary team in anomaly investigation and resolution activities.
Maintaining detailed knowledge of current spacecraft configuration and coordinates with subsystem experts to maintain space vehicle health and enhance mission utility.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in a STEM-related discipline and 5+ years of related
experience in systems engineering, or 3+ years with a Masters; 0 years with a PhD
- Must have U.S. Citizenship with active or current Top Secret/SCI Clearance -

This position can also be filled a level higher with a Bachelor's degree in a STEM-related discipline and 9+ years of related experience in systems

engineering, or 7+ years with a Masters; 4+ years with a PhD

Preferred Qualifications:

- Experience with various technical analysis tools such as MATLAB and STK
- Experience with various coding languages such as Perl and C++
- Experience with Mission Operations for spacecraft
- Experience in any of the following areas is a plus: orbital mechanics, spacecraft attitude control, power systems and modeling, avionics or digital electronics design, risk analysis, communications, rocket propulsion, thermal engineering, or spacecraft integration and testing

Salary Range: 87400 - 162564

Employees 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.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 () we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022 or by your start date if it is after January 18th. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date.

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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