- Category: Engineering
- Location: Huntsville, AL, USA
- Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship
- Clearance Type: Secret
- Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
- Shift: Days (United States of America)
- Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
- Positions Available: 1
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.
Northrop Grumman Space Systems – Launch and Missile Defense Systems is seeking a Systems Architecture Lead to join the National Team-Engineering (NTE) team. The candidate will provide technical and programmatic leadership support across the MBSE domain as it relates to the Missile Defense System Architecture Model. This position location is Huntsville, AL.
The ideal candidates will demonstrate extensive experience in Systems Engineering as well as possess well defined leadership skills.
Technical lead in the of Requirements and Interface team on the Nation Team: Provide technical leadership and support of contracted efforts across the MDA System Engineering community.
Develop, implement and monitor rigorous System Engineering processes and process improvements plans to execute horizontal and vertical integration of technical content, products, plans, and schedules within the National Team
Ensure engineering synchronization and cross-flow of analysis.
Ensure the integrity of the Missile Defense System Architecture Model, review, approve and control all changes made to the model.
Develop and execute training of National Team personnel in the development and use of architecture models.
Ensure that the team uses an architecture first approach to the development of new system capabilities, related models and requirements.
14 Years’ experience with a Bachelors in Science; 12 Years’ experience with a Masters; 9 Years’ experience with a PhD.
10+ years demonstrated success in mentoring and team development.
Missile defense experience leading teams in a MBSE approach to architecture modeling and requirements development
Experience in development of U.S. Air and Missile Defense systems (e.g., IBCS, PATRIOT, MEADS, THAAD, GMD, etc.)
Experience in Digital Transformation and related tools, specifically DOORS and CAMEO
20+ of experience with Bachelor of Science Degree in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or related STEM topic; 18+ Years with a Masters’; 15+ Years with a PhD
Current/Active Secret Clearance required to start.
- PhD in STEM field
Top Secret Clearance
Experience as MDA/SDA employee, military member, FFRDS/UARC/National Lab employee or SETA. Demonstrate customer intimacy.
OMG Certified Profession Certification
Salary Range: $162,500 USD - $243,700 USD
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 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.
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.