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GBSD – Principal / Sr. Principal Systems Engineer Architect – Interfaces and Architecture – 4167

Requisition ID: 21005272

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Roy - UT, United States of America
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. 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.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Principal / Senior Principal Systems Architect to join the Flight Systems Team as a Guidance System Architect. This position will be located in Roy, UT and support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. This role may offer a competitive relocation assistance package.

What You’ll Get To Do:

The successful Guidance System Architect candidate will join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. In this role you will be a member of a small team of system engineers who will continue to mature the Guidance System’s system engineering products from Preliminary Design phase to a Critical Design Review and beyond, focusing on interfaces & architecture maturation and integration. The role includes working in a fully immersed Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) approach for systems engineering. In this role you will be responsible for the development of the Guidance element’s system engineering products, maturing Guidance element requirement specifications, interface control documents (ICDs) and system architecture definition as well as ensuring vertical and horizontal integration of the Guidance system requirements, interfaces and design.

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 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.

This position may be filled at a higher level based on qualification below.

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You'll bring these qualifications:

This position may be filled at a Principal or Sr. Principal level

  • Bachelor of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) discipline from an ABET accredited university
  • A minimum 5 years of related experience with a Bachelor's degree; 3 years with a Master's; or 0 years with a PhD (Sr. Principal requires 9 years with a BS degree; 7 years with a Master's; or 4 years with a PhD)
  • MBSE experience with having implemented system architecture definition using UPDM and/or SysML in an MBSE tool such as MagicDraw (Cameo Enterprise Architect), Rhapsody, CORE etc.
  • Experience developing ICDs and defining interfaces in an MBSE environment
  • Experience with DOORS requirements management tool
  • Active DoD Secret security clearance investigated within last 6 years


These qualifications would be nice to have:

  • Working understanding of basic control system theory and vehicle management systems / guidance system design
  • Experience in one of the following disciplines: guidance & control systems, inertial sensors, navigation systems or vehicle management systems
  • Extensive knowledge of Cameo Enterprise Architect
  • Mature requirements definition experience including definition of verification plans
  • Experience working in an Agile team or even leading a Scrum team
  • Understanding of GN&C algorithms and flight critical software development
  • Understanding of the following specialty areas: nuclear surety, cybersecurity, flight safety
  • Active DoD Top Secret security clearance

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Salary Range: 87400 - 131100
Salary Range 2: 108376 - 162564

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 (https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/) we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022 or by your start date if it is after January 18th. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date.

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.



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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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