1+ months

Staff Systems Engineer IV or V

Northrop Grumman
Boulder, CO 80305
Lead Ground-based technical design and development efforts for a multi-satellite/multi-ground station system under development by MDA to detect, track and counter emerging threats.
Lead NG Ground technical coordination efforts with customers, teammates, other segments (i.e., Space, Launch, Comms) and various program working groups and review boards.
Backfill for program managerial duties as required. Maintain and report on current schedule and task status and author technical volumes for follow-on proposals.
The Lead Engineer serves as the definitive technical authority for all aspects of engineering on all program elements (hardware/software/support/test) and leads a multi- disciplined engineering team managing the technical performance of the program meeting cost and schedule requirements including subcontracted elements.
Coordinates requirements development, hardware/software design, verification, and validation activities.
Ensures that the program is adhering to sound engineering processes in the development, production, test and sustainment of products for our customers and is compliance with company policies, procedures, and quality standards.
Maintains cognizance over technical activities within program IPTs and ensures horizontal integration of the best engineering practices across the company.
Continually coordinates with the systems engineering and program leadership to ensure the execution of program statement of work and baselines and serves as the technical point of contact with the customer.


**Basic Qualifications:**

+ Bachelors and 9 years experience or MS and 7 years of experience
+ SECRET Clearance with willingness and ability to obtain additional SAP access(es)
+ Previous Program Engineer or Chief Engineer experience
+ Excellent written and oral communication skills
+ Willingness to travel (up to 10% of the time)
+ Ability to effectively guide and monitor technical efforts associated with a fast-paced, time-constrained and dynamic program
+ Experience with software design, development, testing and deployment
+ Ability to coordinate timely responses to customer, security, and PM requests across a geographically distributed team

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Experience in TT&C, Mission Management, Sensor Processing (for target identification and tracking)
+ Experience in CAM, Scheduling, Proposals and Firm Fixed Price contract work
+ PM or Deputy PM experience
+ Previous work with the Missile Defense Agency

Role may be filled at a level V with Bachelors and 14 years and or a Masters and 9 years experience.
Salary minimum: *$155,584*
Salary maximum: *$233,376*
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. 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. Learn about Northrop Grumman Total Rewards and Benefits.

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.

**Job Category** : Engineering


Posted: 2021-01-26 Expires: 2021-04-25

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Boulder, CO 80305

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