Staff Engineer Systems-19020892

Location: Bethpage
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Clearance Type: Secret
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a Staff Systems Engineer. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's team in Bethpage, New York, an organization focused on development and platform integration of state-of-the-art EW and Radar sensor systems solutions.

The selected candidate will be responsible for a program team of approximately 5 to 10 highly skilled systems engineers whose responsibilities may include requirements development and flow down, system architecture, software/hardware/firmware development oversight, integration and test planning and execution, system verification, and sustainment.


The Staff Systems Engineer will:


  • Own and manage the overall technical baseline of the assigned program(s)

  • Be accountable for budget and schedule for the systems engineering content of the assigned program(s)

  • Serve as the systems engineering team liaison to program management, customers, and functional management of the assigned programs(s)

  • Drive systems engineering process application across the assigned program(s)

  • Manage risks and opportunities for all systems engineering scope

  • Be capable of supporting up to 25% travel to support program and technical meetings

Systems engineering content includes, but is not limited to:


  • Mission Engineering

  • Stakeholder Analysis

  • Requirements Engineering

  • System Analysis & Trade Studies

  • Modeling and Simulation

  • System Architecture and Design

  • Specialty Engineering

  • System Security

  • System Integration & Test

  • System Verification & Validation

  • Logistics

  • Operation, Maintenance, and Sustainment

  • Configuration Management

  • Cost Engineering

Strong communication and people leadership skills paired with EW and Platform integration technical expertise are required for this position






Basic Qualifications:


  • Bachelors in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) discipline with 14 or more years of experience with Bachelors, 12 years with Masters, 9 with PHD

  • Experience leading technical teams

  • Experience in EW systems development, integration, and test

  • Strong systems thinking mindset

  • Strong communication skills

  • Demonstrated knowledge of earned value management

  • Active DoD Interim Secret clearance or higher

Preferred Qualifications:


  • Masters in STEM, business, or management

  • Multiple domain expertise across the electromagnetic spectrum (e.g., radar and electronic warfare)

  • Work experience and/or exposure to manufacturing

  • Work experience and/or exposure to Supply Chain Management (Sub-contractors)

  • Work experience in one or more other engineering functional areas (Hardware, Software, Firmware, Field Engineering, etc.)



Job ID: 19020892

  Reasons to apply:

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like flexible work schedules, education assistance and paid time off.
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