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Principal Systems Engineer- OKC (AHT)


RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: No relocation assistance available


TRAVEL: Yes, 10% of the Time


Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world’s biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

Our Platform Laboratory Systems & Design (PLSD) group is seeking a **Principal** **Systems Engineer** to join our team of qualified and diverse individuals in Oklahoma City, OK. You will become part of a Northrop Grumman team of professionals who are actively developing Avionics Testing Solutions and Specialized Equipment for the Sentinel (GBSD) platform. These solutions consist of custom-designed mounting fixtures, power distribution systems, cooling solutions, networking, simulator/trainers and harnessing for production and lab systems.


+ Creates system requirements and manages requirement changes in the Requirements Management databases using established guidelines

+ Derive requirements through analysis of high-level requirements and interactions between various technical disciplines

+ Interface with customers, program management, and technical staff

+ Resolve problems and recommend improvements

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ A Bachelor of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) discipline and 5 years of experience; 3 years with a Masters; 0 years with a PhD

+ Proficient ability to use Microsoft Office suite (Excel, Word, Power Point, Project)

+ Excellent interpersonal, communication, writing, presentation and critical thinking skills.

+ Must be a US Citizen with the ability to obtain a DoD Secret security clearance & specific program access

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Experience in design and operation of training systems and/or simulators

+ Previous Systems Engineering experience in a hardware environment

+ Current Active DoD Secret security clearance

+ Experience with the Minute Man III weapon system or other ICBM systems

+ Experience in DOORS and/or Cameo, utilizing a Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) approach

+ A background in an Agile development environment


Salary Range: $85,600.00 - $128,400.00

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.

**The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority** . The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 .

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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With careers across all areas: air, cyber, land, sea and space – our 90,000 employees work as one to defend and define the future. Northrop Grumman careers and internships are as varied as your interests, with a lifetime of potential that will give you every opportunity to do your best work. Working together with people from many backgrounds, personal passions and disciplines, we share a drive to push the boundaries of science, technology and engineering to meet the ever evolving needs of our customers worldwide.

Principal Systems Engineer- OKC (AHT)

Full time
Oklahoma City, OK

Published on 12/22/2022

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