Company: Northrop Grumman
Posted on: August 7, 2022
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
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have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our
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Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products
and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has
opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space
exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting
multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a
culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining
Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and
protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the
future. Explore your future and launch your career today.
Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking an Electrical Engineer /
Principal Electrical Engineer to join the System Test Team (STT).
This position is located in Roy, UT and supports the Ground Based
Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Final position offered will be
based on candidate level of experience.
What You Will Get To Do:
The selected candidate for this role will be responsible for
supporting a team of highly qualified Electrical Engineers,
Mechanical Engineers, Computer Science engineers and systems
engineers designing the Launch Support System (LSS) ground system
for Sentinel flight test program. This role will report directly to
the LSS engineering manager under STT Ground Test.
The candidate will research, develop, design, and test electrical
components, equipment, systems, and networks in support of the LSS
system. They will define design and technology maturity constraints
of the system in accordance with customer specifications and range
certification requirements outlined in AFSPCMAN 91-710. The
candidate will develop thorough definition of system external
interfaces and defines system implementation approach and
operational concept while ensuring requirements are met and
evaluates performance with customer. This role will require travel
to Vandenberg Space Force Base, and Promontory, UT. The role will
require the willingness to work a flexible work schedule that may
include extended shifts, holidays, and weekends and support on call
status for 24 hours-a-day, 7 days- a-week, and 365 days a year.
Key Responsibilities include:
---Responsible for the engineering process development, continuous
improvement, and affordability initiatives within the various
systems and systems assigned.
---Serves as the liaison to LSS Technical Lead Engineer, customers,
operations, and other functional groups.
---Manages risks, change requests and opportunities for all
engineering scope within the system discipline.
---Collaborates with all functional organizations to resolve
engineering conflicts with a multiple disciplined maintenance
---Maintain System configuration control over SW/HW
versions/configurations (network/computing/applications, automated
---Maintain technical expertise in all areas of network and
computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing,
such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways,
---Evaluate and reports on new communications technologies to
enhance capabilities of the network.
---Utilize sound engineering practices to develop, implement, and
maintain end-to-end ground systems.
---Product Deliveries include: ICDs, Emulator/Simulator baseline
control, test plans, network diagrams, integration/deployment work
instructions, production, and test system hardware (e.g.,
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are
eligible for our robust benefits package including:
- Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
- Educational Assistance
- Life Insurance
- Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
- Paid Time Off
- Health & Wellness Resources
- Employee Discounts
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. This role may offer a competitive
relocation assistance package.
---Engineer: Bachelor of Science degree in a STEM (Science,
Technology, Engineering and Math) discipline and 2 years of
experience; 0 years with Master's Degree
Principal Engineer: Bachelor of Science degree in a STEM (Science,
Technology, Engineering and Math) discipline and 5 years of
experience; 3 years with Master's Degree; 0 years with PhD
---Experience designing integrated ground-based computer systems
supporting programs during flight test
---Current DoD Secret clearance granted or re-investigated within
last 6 years
Experience leading a team of diverse team members on an integrated
ground-based computer system.
---Knowledge and experience using CAMEO and/or Model Based Systems
Engineering (MBSE) Principles.
---Experience using DOORS Requirements Management Database.
---Experience with Agile
---Previous ICBM experience.
---Experience developing and delivering system drawings.
---Knowledge and experience with AFSPCMAN 91-710 and range
certification safety requirements.
---Experience operating and troubleshooting information
---Experience designing, developing, building, testing and
maintaining network and computing infrastructure
---Experience identifying systems anomalies and troubleshooting
(network/custom applications/COTS software/server
---Current or previously held, IAT Level 2 Security Certification
(Security +, CySA+, CCNA Security, GICSP, GSEC, SSCP) or IAT DoD
level 3 (CASP, CCNP-Security, CISA, CISSP,GCED, GCIH).
---Knowledge of virtualization sustainment/maintenance.
---Project Management, risk and opportunities, and Change Request
---Current DoD Top Secret clearance granted or re-investigated
within last 6 years
Salary Range: $71,100 USD - $131,400 USD
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 health and safety of our employees and their families is a top
priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on
their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be
required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved
disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future
court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed
federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042
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
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