Northrop Grumman Ground Segment Systems Engineer 4_San Diego CA in San Diego, California

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space 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.

This posting is for a Senior Systems Engineer level 4 on the MQ-4C Triton Multi-Int (IFC4) Program.

Essential Functions:

The primary function for the chosen candidate will be to join the Requirements and Verification (R&V) team as a requirements engineer working primarily on Ground Segment requirements.

Candidates will workwith the Triton SEITGround Segment thread lead and Ground Segment IPT to verify IFC 4 requirements. Due to the focus on Ground Segment, an engineer with requirements expertise and significant previous Ground Segment experience is preferred.

This position requires an engineer willing to take a hands-on approach to Systems Engineering and requirements.

The chosen candidate should be a well-rounded Systems Engineer comfortable with basic automation, lab integration and CM/DM in addition to requirements.


Basic Qualifications:

  • BS degree in a STEM discipline (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) and at least9 years of applied experience engineeringor7 years with a Master's degree

  • Experience with requirements writing and verification

  • Active Secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with DOORS and system requirements

  • Experience with system integration and requirements verification

  • Experience with ground segment functionality, networkingand communications, particularly with respect with a UAS

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