Sentinel (GBSD) – Principal / Sr. Principal Electrical Engineer – Physical Security Hardware Design – 9115; 9116
Requisition ID: R10081841
- Category: Engineering
- Location: Roy, Utah, United States of America
- Citizenship required: United States Citizenship
- Clearance Type: Secret
- Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
- Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
- Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
- Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available
- Positions Available: 2
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 Space Systems is seeking a Principal / Senior Principal Electrical Engineer to join the Command and Launch Team. This position is located in Roy, UT and supports the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program.
Final grade level offered will be based on candidate experience level.
What You’ll Get To Do:
The selected candidate will be part of the Command & Launch Systems Physical Security Hardware Design Team supporting the engineering, architectural development and requirements and verification maturation for Physical Security systems. Specific duties in this role will include:
Development of the intrusion detection, access control and video assessment systems for high value assets. Includes requirements and specifications development, model-based system engineering, product selection and development, interface definitions, system integration and testing, documentation generation, drawings development, installation instructions and maintenance instructions.
Gain a working knowledge of security industry software and hardware offerings and maintain a working knowledge of ongoing and future developments and improvements throughout the industry.
Ensure Physical Security System (PSS) design meets program specific requirements and Air Force and DoD general requirements, policies, and procedures for security of high priority assets
In addition to integrating with the PSS team, interface with other elements to include system and segment level teams
Support all phases of the systems lifecycle including concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance, and disposal
Maintain design documentation and follow configuration management requirements
This positions 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. Relocation assistance may be available.
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
Paid Time Off
Health & Wellness Resources
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
Sr. Principal Engineer: Bachelor of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) discipline and 9 years of engineering experience; OR a Master’s Degree and 7 years’ experience; OR a PhD and 4 years’ experience
Principal Engineer: Bachelor of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) discipline and 5 years of engineering experience; OR a Master’s Degree and 3 years’ experience, OR a PhD and 0 years’ experience
Broad electrical and systems engineering experience, across multiple platforms, and/or encompassing the entire product development lifecycle.
Experience working on product teams
Knowledge of various data transmission formats (eg. Serial, TCP/IP, Fiber etc)
Must have U.S. Citizenship with an active Secret level clearance or higher, granted or investigated within last 6 years
Must have the ability to obtain, and maintain access to Special Access Programs (SAP) as a condition of continued employment
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Experience with physical security systems
Experience with Department of Defense Architecture Framework (DoDAF).
Model Based Systems Engineering process and tool experience (DOORS and Cameo preferred)
Modelling and analysis experience (Matlab preferred)
Drawing generation experience (NX preferred)
Agile development process and tool familiarity (Jira and Confluence preferred)
AFI 31-101 and DoDM 5210.41M familiarity
Experience working DoD acquisition projects
The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.
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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
What's great about
- Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
- Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
- Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.
Did you know?
Northrop Grumman leads the industry team for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Launched in December 2021, the telescope incorporates innovative design, advanced technology, and groundbreaking engineering, and will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe.