Sr. Principal Engineer Systems - Model Based Systems Engineer-19017502

Location: Orlando
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Clearance Type: Secret
Number of Openings : 2
Shift : 1st Shift

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems seeks a Systems Engineer with experience for a fast-paced, growing, dynamic position supporting simulation and training programs in Orlando, Florida. NGMS is an industry leader in developing, integrating, and sustaining complex systems for the US Department of Defense. Our engineering teams perform a variety of tasks leading to the successful integration, test, deployment, and sustainment of complex modeling & simulation (M&S) systems, enabling a worldwide distributed mission training capability over secure networks.

Systems Engineer primary responsibilities, but not limited to, include the following:
Perform model-based systems engineering development activities to produce digital engineering design artifacts
Perform technical planning, requirements analysis and development, verification and validation, cost and risk tradeoff analyses, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems
Support system specification updates and associated performance enhancements and interface development/upgrade efforts
Perform functional analysis, timeline analysis, detailed trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications
Review and analyze system requirements and identify impacts to the appropriate requirements and/or design specifications
Identify integration issues and system requirements discrepancies across multiple systems

In addition, the candidate must be a team player, able to work comfortably and effectively with company team members as well as program stakeholders and DoD contractor personnel using strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communications skills. Also, the candidate may be required to travel in support of customer interface, technical interchange meetings, on-site technical support, and event/exercise support.



Basic Qualifications:
Typical Minimum Education / Experience: 9 Years with Bachelors in Science; 7 Years with Masters; 4 Years with PhD. / Bachelors degree from an accredited college in the field of Engineering, Information Technology, or Computer Science or related technical STEM degree.
US Citizenship is required with the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance
Experience working within formal engineering & development processes for the development of complex systems
Ability to compose materials such as detailed reports, work-related manuals, publications
Ability to comprehend and analyze complex problems and develop solutions

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience performing model-based systems engineering design activities using industry-leading MBSE development tools, such as IBM Rational Rhapsody or NoMagic Enterprise Architect/MagicDraw or Cameo experience preferred, to produce DoD Architecture Framework (DoDAF), System Modeling Language (SysML), and Unified Modeling Language (UML) digital engineering design artifacts
Experience with distributed simulation protocols such as DIS, HLA, TENA
Experience with deployment of DoD Systems such as IFF, Radar Systems, Radio Communications, Data Links, Munitions, Electronic Warfare, Aircraft Representation
Ability to develop and present material outside the immediate work function
Possess a working knowledge of cyber security concepts
Possess a working knowledge software programming functional concepts


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 positions.

Job ID: 19017502

  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.
Secret Required