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Principal Mission Operations Systems Engineer (Clearance Require with Security Clearance

  • Northrop Grumman
  • California City, CA, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020

Job Description

At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. 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 continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history. Northrop Grumman Space Systems Sector in Azusa, CA needs qualified system engineer (Level 3) to support mission operations for on-orbit SBIRS payloads. Candidate will support payload state of health, payload command products, and operations support of an operational payload constellation. As well as update products and algorithms to support script level automation of the Automated Response Matrix (ARM) for GNOME. Secondary assignments are in areas such as launch rehearsal planning and execution, system test planning and execution, design and development of analysis tools, and generation of system databases. Interest in Telemetry Tracking & Commanding of space hardware is required, ability to troubleshoot script/algorithm errors preferred, as well as the ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. Additional responsibilities may be assigned commensurate with performance or due to business needs. Qualifications: Basic Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in a STEM field (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) & 5 years of engineering experience, OR a Master's Degree in a STEM field & 3 years of engineering experience Experience working with MATLAB Active & current DoD secret security clearance Preferred Qualifications: Master's Degree or higher specifically in aerospace or electrical engineering
Unix environment experience
Current TS/SCI clearance
Experience with engineering tools such as STK 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.
Associated topics: sci, security clearance, security investigation, sensitive compartmented information, single scope background investigation, ssbi, top secret sci, ts sci