GBSD – Modeling and Simulation Principal Systems Engineer

Requisition ID: 21004350

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Roy, Utah
  • 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, 10 % 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 Space Systems is seeking Modeling, Simulation and Analysis (MS&A) Principal Systems Engineer.  This position will be located in Roy, Utah and will be part of the Payload Team with the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program (Minuteman III ICBM replacement) development contract. Learn more about the GBSD program here.   Northrop Grumman supports the Air Force’s sustainment, development, production and deployment of hardware and system modifications for Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Ground and Airborne Launch Control Systems, Launch Facilities and associated infrastructure.  Duties will include:
  • Develop models to simulate and evaluate hardware performance
  • Perform model validation through test and analysis
  • Participate in technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for missile system payloads
  • Verify specifications and designs through modeling and simulation, test data processing, and performance analysis
  • Create technical reports and present analysis results
  • Interface with AF customer
  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    https://benefits.northropgrumman.com/us/en2/BenefitsOverview/Pages/default.aspx   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.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications: 
  • Minimum of 5 years of related experience with Bachelor of Science or 3 years of experience with Masters of Science degree
  • Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Aerospace Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics
  • Great problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Good verbal and written communications skills for presentation of technical approaches, work performed, results, and findings
  • Active Secret Clearance
  These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
  • Experience with ICBMs
  • Experience in software development
  • Experience in using Matlab and its toolboxes
  • Experience in DoD or aerospace product development and manufacturing
  • Top Secret Clearance

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 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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