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Sr. Principal Systems Engineer

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Charlottesville
Posted on: November 16, 2021

Job Description:

Requisition ID: RCategory: EngineeringLocation: Charlottesville - VA, United States of AmericaCitizenship Required: United States CitizenshipClearance Type: SecretTelecommute: Yes- May Consider Occasional/Part-Time Teleworking for this positionShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the TimePositions Available: 1At 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 Maritime Systems seeks a versatile senior systems engineer to join the team to work on multiple ship navigation and control programs. These programs are for Integrated Bridge and Navigation Systems for the US Navy and Coast Guard. Specific responsibilities include: technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses. The navigation and controls systems engineer will be involved in the full lifecycle: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal. Ensuring the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints. Perform functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications. Some travel is required to the customer site. This position is located in Charlottesville, VABasic Qualifications:BS Degree in engineering or related STEM field. 9 year related industry experience: 7 with a Masters: 4 years with a PhD. Demonstrate the ability to perform work independently with direction. Able to communicate effectively and clearly present technical approaches and findings. Demonstrate understanding of technical standards, principles, theories, concepts and techniques. Demonstrated experience testing software and systems. Demonstrate the skill and ability to perform complex professional tasks such as: systems requirements development, system development, and systems integration.Preferred Qualifications:US Navy or Coast Guard experience. Experience with Earned Value Management and /or Agile development methodologies. Direct hands on experience with the design, build, test, and installation of maritime and navigation systems, software and, sensors. Demonstrated experience on-board ship troubleshooting and supervising the installation of systems.Salary Range: 108400 - 162600Employees 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.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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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