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Northrop Grumman in Colorado
Develop advanced algorithms in support of missile warning and defense activities or bring your expertise to the design, development and maintenance of payload, satellite and ground systems
Defining Possible in Colorado
Up and down the front range of the Rockies, our best-in-class software and systems engineers are pushing their professional boundaries while protecting and defending our nation. Whether working at our expanding world-class mission support facilities or on-site at local customer facilities and military bases, you’ll be a part of our proud heritage of sustaining and modernizing our national security capabilities.
Across our sites, top technical, strategic and leadership talent are evolving, adapting and expanding robust, cutting-edge solutions for our warfighters. Whether you’re developing advanced algorithms in support of missile warning and defense activities or bringing your expertise to the design, development and maintenance of payload, satellite and ground systems, you'll have the opportunity to support missions that protect national security.
Explore Career Opportunities in Colorado
Innovative minds have always flocked to Colorado — after all, this state was founded by adventurers searching for what was beyond the horizon. This pioneering spirit lives on at our Northrop Grumman Colorado sites, where our explorers and problem-solvers are passionate about defining possible in national security.
- Classified programs supporting mission payloads and ground systems for government and defense customers
- Modernization and sustainment of the Ground-based Leg of Nuclear Triad
- Missile Defense Solutions
Why do Northrop Grumman Employees Like Working in Colorado?
Our Colorado employees are driven by a passion to explore space and support our national security. You’ll have the opportunity to explore a variety of technical, strategic and leadership career paths across our Colorado sites while taking advantage of Northrop Grumman’s best-in-class career development and employee engagement. Here, you can work on cutting-edge products and systems, bringing your innovation to Northrop Grumman’s decades-long legacy in the region.
Life in Colorado
Colorado offers both bustling city life and the escape of the Rocky Mountains — and, with a flexible work schedule, you can explore all that the Mile High City and its surrounding region has to offer. The state’s natural beauty can be enjoyed year-round, whether on bike, horseback, raft, skis or from the comfort of a tent or RV.
Downtown Denver is a walk-able metropolis offering farm-to-table dining, museums and galleries, sports and music venues and golf courses. Nestled in the shadow of Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs has an old-town charm, while Boulder offers the diversity and melting pot feel of a large college town.
Why Join Northrop Grumman?
Northrop Grumman employees are Defining Possible every day through science, technology and engineering. We are 97,000 people – with careers in all areas: air, cyber, land, sea and space – working as one to defend and define the future.
Many sites have 9/80 days, telework and flexible scheduling options, plus generous paid time off. Indeed named Northrop Grumman a top 10 company for work/life balance in 2018.
Who We Are
Ranked on DiversityInc's annual list of Top 50 Companies for Diversity since 2010, we recruit top talent with traditional and non-traditional backgrounds to ensure our teams are skilled, focused and innovative.
We have 97,000 employees in all 50 states in the US and 21 countries worldwide.
We offer an array of benefits to give you the support you need, including matching 401K, tuition assistance, health insurance and wellness options, coaching, mentoring and more.
In the Community
From the environment to STEM education to philanthropy, we're committed to the community. We encourage and enable our employees to volunteer in meaningful activities with lasting impact.
Our employees’ commitment to quality combined with our leadership’s commitment to workplace environment and diversity has resulted in many significant accolades.
Learn more about Life at Northrop Grumman
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.
The unique work environment at Northrop Grumman includes these important elements: creativity, collaboration, agility, and busting through silos and barriers. We operate across domains, disciplines, and national boundaries. Our teams rapidly deliver capabilities to our warfighters to defend our nation and our allies.