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Northrop Grumman Staff Systems Engineer - Remote Activation Lead (TS/SCI) in Redondo Beach, California

Do you want to work at an international company with endless opportunities for growth and advancement? Are you eager to join a trust-based, globally-connected team, where your contributions will define what's possible?

The Payload and Ground Systems (PGS) division of Northrop Grumman's Space Systems sector seeks team members who want to solve interesting, complex problems which protect our nation. We are a trusted mission payload and ground system provider with extensive experience providing end-to-end mission solutions from concept through operations and support. The team you will support is located at our Space Park campus in Redondo Beach, CA.

What you'll get to do?

You will lead a team responsible for designing and implementing a remote activation capability. You must possess experience creating high security systems. Additionally, you must have familiarity with ICD-503 controls and how to be compliant while delivering to a cost and schedule baseline. Outstanding collaboration skills with multiple stakeholders are needed to successfully lead the team of Infrastructure Support Group's Software, Systems Engineering, and communications specialists. The preferred candidate will have previous experience working on Advance Responsive Integrated Systems (ARIS), specifically in security control adaptation, and activation. Past direct interactions with the customer is a plus. This position will have very high visibility.


Basic Qualifications

  • 14 years of relevant experience with a Bachelor of Science degree in a STEM discipline; 12 years of relevant experience with a Masters' degree; 9 years of relevant experience with a PhD

  • Active DoD Top Secret clearance with ability to obtain SCI access or active SCI access

  • Working knowledge of systems engineering principles and processes

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills; strong interpersonal and analytic skills

  • Works well in a team environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Agile development

  • Effectively communicate and present to project and program management, other technical managers and customers

  • Experience working on Advance Responsive Integrated Systems (ARIS)

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.

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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