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Staff Systems Engineer

Northrop Grumman | Bethpage NY 11714 USA | Full Time | Posted: 06/14/2019

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At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air, land, sea 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 Mission Systems sector is seeking a Lead Systems Engineer for the Next Generation Jammer Program. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's team in Bethpage, NY, an organization focused on development and production of state-of-the-art RF sensor systems solutions.
The Lead Systems Engineer will:
  • Be responsible for the overall System Engineering effort (Lead Systems Engineer) on the Next Generation Jammer (NGJ) DET Program.
  • Direct the execution and process of all System Engineering activities.
  • Have the responsibility for the overall technical management of the system specifications and architecture.
  • Be the main customer Interface for system level specifications and requirements and supports the Chief Engineer and IPT leaders in their interfaces with customer counterparts.
  • Be responsible for horizontal and vertical technical integration across the program and for ensuring the integrity of the SE processes and the associated intermediate work products implemented by the IPTs
  • Report to the Program Manager.

All System Engineers (and sometimes the System Integration & Test team) report to the Lead Systems Engineer or SEIT Lead

Systems engineeringactivities include, but is not limited to:
  • Mission Engineering
  • Stakeholder Analysis
  • Requirements Engineering
  • System Analysis & Trade Studies
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • System Architecture and Design
  • Specialty Engineering
  • System Security
  • System Integration & Test
  • System Verification & Validation
  • Logistics
  • Operation, Maintenance, and Sustainment
  • Configuration Management
  • Cost Engineering
Strong communication and people leadership skills paired with RF technical expertise are required for this position
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelors in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) discipline with 14 or more years of experience with Bachelors, 12 years with Masters, 9 with PHD
  • Experience leading technical teams
  • Experience in RF systems development, integration, and test
  • Strong systems thinking mindset
  • Strong communication skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge of earned value management
  • Active DoDSecret clearance or higher
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Masters in STEM, business, or management
  • Multiple domain expertise across the electromagnetic spectrum (e.g., radar and electronic warfare)
  • Work experience and/or exposure to manufacturing
  • Work experience and/or exposure to Supply Chain Management (Sub-contractors)
  • Work experience in one or more other engineering functional areas (Hardware, Software, Firmware, Field Engineering, etc.)

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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Location Bethpage, NY, 11714, United States
Categories Engineering

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