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GMD Staff Systems Engineer / Secret / Interim Secret

Northrop Grumman | Huntsville AL 35802 USA | Full Time | Posted: 08/23/2019

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Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman is the place for you. As a leading global security company, we provide innovative systems, products and solutions to our customers worldwide. We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas, understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our workforce we look for people that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.

Are you ready to put your experience to workat Northrop Grumman? If so, weneed you to join us as aGMD Staff Systems Engineer onour team in Huntsville, AL.

Youwill have the ability to not only provide immediate systems expertise on the GMD program but will be able to assist in shaping the GMD logistics program and method of operation for years into the future. This is an opportunity to be part ofthe team that helps insure that if the GMD system is ever called on in defense of the nation that it will work the first time, every time.

Northrop Grumman is seeking aSeniorSystems Engineerto work directly with Network/Mechanical/Systems Engineers, Logistics Management Analysts, Project Management, and Project and Program Managers on the GMD program in HSV, AL.

The working environment is highly dynamic, often with competing priorities and deadlines.You will need to ensure that customer service and time objectives are achieved within existing financial constraints in order to meet marketing and financial objectives. This position will involve a full range of technical/logistic support.


  • Analysis and interpretation of technical data (e.g., technical drawings, technical data, specifications, etc.)
  • Use of numerous data interchange systems, software programs, and electronic tools
  • Develop highly technical documents and slides.
  • Conduct analysis of technical and logistics data and create relevant reports, briefings, and documents to include: statements of work, white papers, trade studies, etc
  • Build/maintain relationships with coworkers and strategic customers by responding to and anticipating needs
  • Provide analysis, process oversight, and tracking of detailed end-item data being created as part of engineering projects
  • Create and update documentation to define or clarify engineering, logistics, and administrative processes
  • Ensure timely contractual deliveries to the Customer
  • Maintain configuration control of project data and deliverables
  • Provide proactive and reactive direct support to Logisticians, Project Engineers, and Managers working to execute numerous different Engineering Projects
  • Capture, collect, compile and prepare for presentation, slides and other data covering contractual or highly technical information; update documentation to aid in defining or clarifying engineering, logistics, and administrative processes
  • Participate in contractual and technical meetings and engineering reviews; record and capture notes and action items, track, route for review, and edit highly technical and/or complex meeting/review minutes
  • Capture, gather, collect, and prepare conference/meeting agendas and information packets typically of a highly technical or contractual nature
  • Effectively manage a balance of regularly scheduled work and tasks as well as proving support for urgent short notice tasks and events
  • Utilize a myriad of data interchange systems and electronic and administrative tools to capture, edit, and create MS Excel spreadsheets, Word documents, and PowerPoint Slides

Basic Qualifications:

1. A minimum of14 years of relevant experience with Bachelor's, or12 years of relevant experience with a Master's degree. An additional 4 years of relevant experience may be considered in lieu of the degree requirement.

2. An understanding of logistic elements, supportability, maintainability and logistics support analysis.

3.Ability to identify and predict support equipment spares and consumable usage rates.

4. Solid written and verbal skills in order to effectively interact with Government counterparts, other defense contractor organizations, and other cross-functional organizations

5.Ability toobtain a U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Secret security clearance. An Interim Secret is required to start.

Preferred Qualifications:

1. Experience with Missile Defense Agency customers and aerospace industry
2. Knowledge of Military Specifications, Contract Data Requirements Lists (CDRLs), Data Item Descriptions (DIDs) and other related technical and contractual documents.
3. Highly experienced using Microsoft (MS) Office products to include Word, PowerPoint, Excel; knowledge/experience using MS Access and Project
4. Experience using the following Web applications/Software programs: SharePoint; Teamcenter, etc.
5. Experience in Risk/Opportunity processes and management to include identification of Risks/Opportunities, meeting participation, and inputs/reporting via a Risk/Opportunity tool

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 Huntsville, AL, 35802, United States
Categories Engineering

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