Northrop Grumman Nuclear Surety Engineer 2 in Ogden, Utah

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. As a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions to customers worldwide, Northrop Grumman offers an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies. Here at Northrop Grumman we are comprised of professionals that bring different perspectives, are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and understand that the more ideas, backgrounds, and experiences we bring to our work then the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our talented workforce we look for professionals that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.


Northrop Grumman Technology Services in Ogden, UT is seeking a Systems Engineer to provide Nuclear Surety engineering support for current and future ICBM weapon systems.

Job Duties:

Conduct technical nuclear surety analyses, nuclear certification assessments, and risk& vulnerability analyses required to sustain the ICBM force. This includes safety/security evaluations of the design, operation, and maintenance of electrical, mechanical, propulsion, transportation & handling, nuclear command & control, software, and communications subsystems. Duties also include technical support to the Air Force ICBM Nuclear Certification Manager with AFI 63-125 Nuclear Certification Program activities, presenting technical material to the Nuclear Surety Working Group and other AF review boards. This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.

Basic Qualifications:

  • This requisition may be filled at either a level 2 or a level 3

  • Bachelor's degree or higherin an engineering or related scientific field

  • Minimum2 years of related engineering experience with a Bachelor's degree or0 years with a Master's degree (Level 3 requires a minimum 5 years with a BS or 3 years with an MS)

  • Experience directly or supporting DoD or AF NuclearEnterprise policy and processes

  • Must be a US Citizen with an active Secret security clearance or higher

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Active Top Secret Clearance strongly preferred

  • ICBM work experience, particularly related to ICBM design, operations, requirements, maintenance, or security

  • Experience conducting Fault Tree Analysis (FTA), and Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA)

  • Excellent technical writing skills

  • Strong verbal and interpersonal skills required to work closely with teammates

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