Roy, Utah

At 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.

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 a Staff Modeling and Simulation Systems Engineer.  This position will be located in Roy, UT and will be part of 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. 

The selected candidate will be the Mission Effectiveness Modeling Domain and Accuracy Lead. This position will lead the Weapon System (WS) accuracy team in definition and development of WS accuracy Modeling, Simulation, and Analysis (MS&A) working cross the Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) to develop and deliver an integrated WS accuracy solution through design, assessment, to WS validation. In this role you will be responsible for conducting system-level modeling and analysis: develop and integrate physics based models and simulations for mission and system performance and survivability assessments.

This position will require the following:

An understanding of model verification and validation, analysis validation and verification, and implementation in a Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) environment.

Solid SE experience with a focus in physics based performance modeling, model maturation, and analysis requirement definition and model verification and validation.

Requires cross team coordination, cross IPT and mission/system thinker.

Strong, open communicator with systems and mission engineering emphasis with specific interest/experience in system performance, Mod/Sim and analysis.

Experience with large system performance analysis, TPM reporting, model development and validation, certification, and system verification via analysis is desired.

Experience a broad spectrum of phenomenology, able to work across multiple disciplines and classification environments, experience with early system definition and MBSE is desired.

Strong working knowledge of MatLab, Python, C++ are also key skills.

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

401k

Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

Educational Assistance

Life Insurance

Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

Paid Time Off

Health & Wellness ResourcesEmployee 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: 

14 Years of experience with Bachelors in Science, Technology, Engineering, Physics or Mathematics discipline from an accredited university; 12 Years with Masters; 9 Years with PhD.

Technical leadership; mentorship for junior engineers

Team player; Strong Technical & Communication; Technical Writer; Requirements analysis

Technical depth of Modeling, Simulation, & Analysis and WS Accuracy

Active DoD Top Secret clearance

US Citizenship is required

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

Experience with model based system engineering (MBSE) environment trained in the practice of using modern modeling languages like SysML, UML, UPDM and knowledgeable of the DoDAF and MoDAF frameworks

Experience using enterprise & system modeling tools (No Magic Cameo Enterprise Architecture, for example)

Strong working knowledge of MatLab, Python, C++

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. 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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Roy, Utah

Become part of a team at the forefront of technology and the frontline of defense when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. We currently have opportunities across the world for those ready to solve our toughest challenges on land, sea, air, space and cyberspace.

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