AI Governance Systems EngineerUnknown City, VA

Requisition ID: R10160933

  • Category: Engineering

  • Location: Unknown City, Virginia, United States of America

  • Clearance Type: None

  • Telecommute: Yes- May Consider Full Time Teleworking for this position

  • Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)

  • Travel Required: No

  • Positions Available: 1

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 pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.

At the Northrop Grumman Chief Data Office, we strive to provide cutting-edge technology to our company sectors that are also dedicated to revolutionizing the way people interact with information in the realm of private sector defense. Our innovative solutions harness the power of data and technology to drive meaningful change in various industries. We're looking for a talented and experienced AI Governance Systems Engineer to join our dynamic Generative AI team and play a pivotal role in shaping the future of our platform.

Position Overview:

We are seeking a talented AI Governance Systems Engineer to join our dynamic team. In this role, you will be instrumental in designing and implementing AI governance frameworks and mechanisms to uphold ethical principles and regulatory compliance across our AI initiatives. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional Agile teams to integrate governance controls into AI systems and processes, ensuring alignment with organizational values and legal requirements.

This position can be hired as a level 3 or level 4, depending upon the candidate's experience, and education. This position will allow for a fulltime, virtual telecommuter.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Solicit, define, analyze, and manage requirements for the governance of AI systems.

  • Develop and implement AI governance frameworks, policies, and procedures to guide the ethical design, development, and deployment of AI systems.

  • Collaborate with stakeholders to assess risks and ethical considerations associated with AI projects and provide recommendations for mitigation.

  • Design and implement governance mechanisms to promote transparency, interpretability, and accountability in AI algorithms and decision-making processes.

  • Conduct audits and assessments of AI systems to evaluate compliance with internal policies, industry standards, and regulatory requirements.

  • Provide guidance and training to teams on best practices for AI governance, including data privacy, bias mitigation, and algorithmic fairness.

  • Stay abreast of emerging regulations and standards related to AI governance and recommend adjustments to policies and practices as needed.

  • Partner with legal, compliance, and ethics teams to address governance challenges and ensure adherence to legal and ethical standards.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's or master’s degree Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.

  • Familiarity with AI technologies and methodologies, including machine learning, deep learning, and natural language processing.

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with a keen attention to detail.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with diverse stakeholders.

  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.

  • Commitment to upholding ethical standards and promoting responsible AI practices.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proven experience in AI governance, compliance, or related fields.

  • Strong understanding of ethical principles, regulatory frameworks, and best practices related to AI governance.

  • Experience in designing and implementing governance frameworks for complex systems or technologies.

  • Demonstrated ability to provide leadership in a complex, technical environment.

If you are passionate about AI and machine learning and want to be part of a dynamic team, join us on our mission to shape the future of technology and make a meaningful impact in this growing space. If you're ready to take on this exciting challenge and define the possible, please apply!

Salary Range: $118,000 - $177,000

Salary Range 2: $146,300 - $219,500

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

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. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. 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.

The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

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 all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.