Principal Engineer Systems

    Northrop Grumman
    Redondo beach, CA
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    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.

    Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Mechanical Design and Integration (MDI) /Systems Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in the Resiliency and Rapid Prototyping Division. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, CA.

    This role will support a rapid development program during the development phase to CDR. The MDI/SE Engineer will be the key interface lead between the payload design and the bus design, including rapid prototyping of demo units to show payload/bus performance. This role also requires development of ICD's and drawings as need to support the program, and development of a qualification and test plan to verify and validate lifetime requirements.

    Responsibilities include performing the technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems. Analyses are performed at all levels of total system product to include: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal. Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints. Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.


    Qualifications :

    Basic Qualifications:

    - Bachelor's degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) discipline from an ABET accredited university with a MINIMUM of 5 years (3 years with a Masters, 0 years with a PhD) of systems integration experience

    - Experience in Rapid Development Programs and demonstration of prototypes

    - Must have experience with hardware development and interfacing

    - Must have and be able to maintain an active U.S. Government security clearance at the Top Secret level with a background investigation date within 6 years.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    - Advanced degree in Engineering, Operations Research, Mathematics, Physics, or Computer Science

    -Ability to work both independent and in a team in a fast-paced environment, and brief technical approach and status to senior management

    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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

    Posting ID: 552776879Posted: 2020-05-21