Northrop Grumman Systems Engineer 4 in Huntsville, Alabama
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 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. You will learn, grow, and play in an environment that focuses on results and delivery, all backed by strong corporate values and ethics.
Northrop Grumman has immediate openings to staff our Systems Engineer 4 positions for our Huntsville, Alabama office, headquarters for the Missile Defense and Protective Systems (MDPS) division.
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary Command and Control systems that impact people's lives around the world today and for generations to come. Our cutting-edge technology
is driven by something human: the lives our technology protects. It's not the systems that drive us: it's the soldier our systems bring home. It's not just the equipment that motivates us: it's the people our equipment protects. It's not the
innovation that gets us up in the morning: it's whom those innovations serve. We're united by our work to help people; and protect the world and that mission makes our team even stronger.
Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems.
Analyses are 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, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.
9 Years with Bachelors in Science; 7 Years with Masters; 4 Years with PhD.
Experience in data analysis, algorithm development, requirements development, modeling & simulation, or interface development
Communicate technical information clearly to both technical and nontechnical personnel
Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook
Ability to obtain & maintain DOD Secret security clearance
Proficiency with either MATLAB or Mathematica
Experience with Air and Missile Defense or Command and Control
Previous experience mentoring junior engineers
Technical leadership on small programs, research and development efforts, or proposals
Experience applying statistical methods to datasets to characterize system behavior and optimize performance
Wireless point-to-point, point-to-multipoint, and multipoint communication devices and systems
Active Secret Clearance
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