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Northrop Grumman Engineer Systems - Performance Analyst 2/3 in Boulder, Colorado

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems - Launch and Missile Defense Systems - Boulder, CO has a current opening for a Systems Engineer 2/3

The Missile Defense Solutions organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission!

Northrop Grumman is seeking a motivated Engineer to join our team in supporting the development and analysis of specialized combat systems that are providing advanced algorithms to improve tracking, prediction, and discrimination capabilities for emerging threats worldwide. Work on what matters!

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Performance analysis of missile tracking and prediction algorithms

  • Analysis of space based sensor constellations

  • Algorithm defect tracking and resolution

  • Analysis tool development (Python & Matlab)

  • Technical presentations and analysis reports as required

Salary Minimum for Colorado location: $81,664

Salary Maximum for Colorado location: $122,496

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. 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. Learn about Northrop Grumman Total Rewards and Benefits.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Level 2 - 2+ years related experience with a Bachelor's degree inEngineering, Physics, Math or related discipline.

  • Masters.

  • DoD Secret clearance that is or has been active within the last two years

  • Performance analysis experience for complex, mathematically intensive systems

  • Linux experience

  • Python or Matlab experience

  • Ability to travel on occasion to Northrop Grumman and customer locations

Preferred Qualifications:

  • DoD TS/SCI clearance that is or has been active within the last two years

  • Experience in performance analysis, requirements verification, simulation, validation, and algorithms

  • Strong Python skills

  • Strong statistical background and skills

  • Experience with missile trajectory analysis

  • Familiarity with the Ballistic Missile Defense System

  • Familiarity with Overhead Persistent Infrared

  • Familiarity with track filters

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.

Job Category : Engineering