Northrop Grumman SENSOR Engineer Systems 3 in Colorado Springs, Colorado
Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, cybersecurity, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide.
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as an experienced Systems Engineer located in Colorado Springs, CO. This position will initially support the System Engineering and Sustainment Integrator (SENSOR) program and then transition to the Sustainment and Modernization of Radar Sensors (SMORS) program. It will be focused on the Ballistic Missile Early Warning System (BMEWS) Precision Acquisition Vehicle Entry (PAVE) Phased Array Warning System (PAWS) (BPP) radar systems.
The candidate will use systems engineering methods and tools to accomplish customer/contract goals and support program management in development, enhancement, and maintenance of the operational baseline.
The Systems Engineerwill:
Support the Windows 10/Multi-channel Secure Gateway (MSG) project, migrating platforms in Colorado Springs and at operational sites from Windows 7 to Windows 10 and acting as liaison to the prime contractor
Facilitate technical baseline review, support coordination of updates, coordinate technical agreements, and influence CONOP
Participate in the Risk and Opportunity management process
Perform evaluation and trending of system and program metrics
Document and maintain SE processes
Perform detailed trade studies and interface directly with third party vendors
Brief project progress, design reviews (PDR/CDR), and system anomalies to the government customer
Bachelor's degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) discipline with 5 years of Systems Engineering experience; or 3 years experience with a Master's degree in science in aSTEM discipline
An active Secret clearance is required for this position
Experience migrating Windows-based systems
Familiarity with the systems engineering lifecycle
Strong problem solving and analytical skills
Ability to travel to operational sites
User work experience with DOORS requirements database
Experience developing system descriptive models using UPDM, SysML, and/or UML
System performance modeling using Python, MatLAB, or similar tools
Familiarity with Agile software development methodology, software development languages and scripting
Familiarity with the DoD Architecture Framework (DoDAF) 2.0
Familiarity with Object-oriented principles and practices
Ability to work in a dynamic, fast paced, team oriented environment
Self-starter - efficient in achieving goals and proactive in pursuing subsequent tasks
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