GBSD Computer and Electronic Engineer

Requisition ID: 20024074

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Colorado Springs
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

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 has a new Space sector and we are seeking Computer and Electronics Engineers for our Launch and Guidance Control Systems segment. These positions will be located at Colorado Springs, Colorado location and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program.  
Our Computer and Electronic Engineers will have the opportunity to be involved with:
  • Architecting highly scalable and highly available systems, complex computing platforms, for use within the GBSD weapon systems
  • Utilizing excellent communication and relationship skills to articulate advanced technical topics and business issues/concerns to technical and non-technical staff, peers, superiors, and outside parties
  • Demonstrating expertise in research, often going outside of their area of individual experience.
  • Providing technical experience in consumer and employee facing enterprise systems
  • Demonstrating knowledge and understanding of technical architecture, application systems design and integration in a large heterogeneous enterprise environment with hands on experience in embedded systems, COTS and GOTS systems
  • Adapting to an ever changing technology landscape by exploring new HW solutions
  • Using demonstrable analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to contribute to, and balance delivery against, multiple projects/demands simultaneously
  • Performing Integration for militarized COTS solutions
  • Performing MBSE (Model-Based Systems Engineering) with CAMEO
  • Writing requirements, acquisition specs for Hardware with applications in command and control and cybersecurity
  • Managing requirements in DOORS
  • Designing  components by using knowledge of 2D/3D CAD/CAM modeling tools
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
• Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
• 401k
• Educational Assistance
• Life Insurance
• Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
• Paid Time Off
• Health & Wellness Resources
• Employee Discounts   This position’s 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.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's of Science degree in Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, or related STEM discipline and 2 years of relevant work experience; 0 years with a Master's of Science degree in in Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, or related STEM discipline;
  • Current and Active Secret Security clearance granted or re-adjudicated within the past 5 years
Preferred Qualifications:
  • A current DoD Top Secret clearance
  • Ability to effectively communicate and present to project and program management, other technical managers and customers
  • Direct experience using the DOORS Requirements Management Database
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.

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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  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 work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.

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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.