Northrop Grumman Principal Systems Engineer in Brigham City, Utah
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Northrop Grumman is currently looking for a Systems Engineer to work in our Promontory, UT location.
Roles & Responsibilities:
The Systems Engineer is responsible for development of requirements, verification planning and change integration for our major systems. The Systems Engineer will be responsible for developing new systems and system upgrades by managing requirements and integrated changes in a disciplined, broad reaching process, to ensure our propulsion systems perform to specification and satisfy every customer need. Within Propulsion Systems, systems engineering provides a gateway to many other opportunities with in propulsion systems and could include project engineering, design engineering and also senior systems engineering.
Analyze the needs of the system and translate into verifiable performance and design requirements
Evaluate all customer requirements and flow down in specifications and determine implementation approach
Determine verification methodology and approach for each requirement
Use a requirements management database to document requirements applicable to the system
Evaluate results of verification processes and validate results against system requirements
Integrate customer directed changes into the system and facilitate implementation of changes within a change management system
Coordinate and communicate with all stakeholders, including customers, all things related to requirements, implementation of requirements and verification, and resolution of problems and issues
Skills & Qualifications:
A candidate qualified for this position should have the following demonstrated skills and experience:
Understanding of requirements and basic principles of verification approach
Ability and skills to work multidisciplined engineering problems
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Excellent time management and organizational skills
A qualified candidate for this position should have some experience relevant to this position, including:
Minimum of 3 years of experience working in Systems Engineering or in Integration Design or a related field in propulsion, preferably in a government contractor environment
Demonstrated experience in many aspects of aerospace design development processes including design, analysis, testing and integration
Assembling plans and detailed schedules to accomplish an engineering effort
Product testing or validation testing, preferably system level tests demonstrating interaction between subsystems or major elements
Participation in developing formal interfaces between parts of a system
Familiarity of requirement sets and system architectural approach necessary for spaceflight systems (ordnance, high reliability electronics, thrust vector control, flight safety systems)
A graduate certificate in Systems Engineering is highly preferred
Exposure and familiarity to a requirements management database tool or other systems engineering tool is required
BS degree in Mechanical, Aerospace, Physics or Engineering Management is required & 5 years of experience or 3 years with a MS
Consideration will be given to candidates with a BS or MS degree in other engineering disciplines with strong relevant experience
Position can be filled at a higher level, 10 years with a BS or 7 years with MS
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Job Category : Engineering