Northrop Grumman GBSD Modeling and Simulation Systems Engineer in Roy, Utah
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Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a System Engineer. This position will be located in Roy, UT and will be part of the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program (Minuteman III ICBM replacement) development contract. Learn more about the GBSD program here.
What you will get to do:
Aerospace Vehicle Equipment (AVE) Targeting Systems Engineer is a member of the AVE Modeling Simulation and Analysis (AVE MS&A) team responsible for AVE level Targeting software algorithms development and validation. This includes development of Targeting software algorithms and Algorithms Description Document (ADD). It also includes development of a scientific targeting software tool and a 6 Degrees of Freedom (6DoF) missile trajectory simulation tool to test and validate the algorithms. This position(s) will support the AVE Targeting lead with tools development, development and maintenance of the ADD, targeting functional architecture and software requirements
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
•Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
Paid Time Off
Health & Wellness Resources
This positions standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.
You'll Bring These Qualifications:
•Bachelor's degree in engineering disciplines from an accredited university with minimum 2 years of experience or Master's degree
•Active US DoD Secret or Top Secret clearance
•Strong programming skills, with experience in C+•Experience with at least one software development platforms such as Git, Bitbucket, SVN, etc.
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
•Experience with ballistic missile modeling, trajectory simulation, navigation and guidance
•Experience with 6DoF aerospace vehicle simulation
•Experience with aerospace vehicle modeling and trajectory simulation
•Coursework in dynamics and numerical methods/analysis
•Excellent technical writing skills
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Job Category : Engineering