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Systems Engineer

Northrop Grumman | Orlando FL 32811 USA | Full Time | Posted: 08/16/2019

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Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) seeks Systems Engineers with experience across formal systems engineering lifecycle processes (especially requirements, architecture, integration, and test) for a fast-paced, growing, dynamic position supporting wideband satellite ground system programs in Orlando, Florida. NGMS is an industry leader in developing, integrating, and sustaining complex systems for the US Department of Defense. Our engineering teams perform a variety of tasks leading to the successful integration, test, deployment, and sustainment of complex DOD Systems worldwide.

Systems Engineer primary responsibilities may include one or more of the following activities:
Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems
Analyses 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, detailed trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.
Performs integration and testing activities with contractor provided equipment and systems with various government provided systems.
Generates test plans, test reports, system and software problem reports, and tracks issues through resolution.
Review and analyze system requirements and identify impacts to the appropriate requirements and/or design specifications
Identify integration issues and system requirements discrepancies across multiple systems
Perform systems engineering analysis, design, and development activities to produce digital engineering design artifacts

In addition, the candidate must be a team player, able to work comfortably and effectively with company team members as well as program stakeholders and DoD contractor personnel using strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communications skills. Also, the candidate may be required to travel in support of customer interface, technical interchange meetings, on-site technical support, and event/exercise support.


Basic Qualifications:
Typical Minimum Education / Experience: 2 Years with Bachelors in Science; 0 Years with Masters; 0 Years with PhD. in Computer Science, Engineering, or related technical STEM field.
US Citizenship required with at least an interim US DoD Secret clearance
Experience working within formal engineering & development processes for the development of complex systems
Ability to compose materials such as detailed reports, work-related manuals, publications
Ability to comprehend and analyze complex problems and develop solutions
Ability to travel up to 20% of the time

Preferred Qualifications:
Active US DoD Secret clearance
Experience performing computer system and software performance analysis
Experience with deployment of DoD Systems such as IFF, Radar Systems, Radio Communications, Data Links, Satellite Communications Ground Systems, Munitions, Electronic Warfare, Aircraft Representation
Familiarization with DoD SATCOM operations, concepts and ground stations
Knowledge base of DSCS and Wideband Global SATCOM Wideband SATCOM Operational Management System (WGS WSOMS)
Ability to develop and present material outside the immediate work function
Process a working knowledge software programming functional concepts
Familiarization with computer networking and cyber security principles and practices

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 Orlando, FL, 32811, United States
Categories Engineering

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