Senior Staff Systems Engineering Lead
Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: San Diego
Posted on: June 25, 2022
Requisition ID: R10050707
- Category: Engineering
- Location: San Diego, California, United States of America
- Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship
- Clearance Type: Secret
- Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this
- Shift: 1st Shift (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 Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Staff or
Senior Staff Systems Engineer Lead to join our team of qualified,
diverse individuals. This position will be located in San Diego,
CA.The selected candidate will lead the Systems Engineering effort
for the U.S. Navy Future Vertical Lift (FVL) program capture
initiative. The SE Lead is responsible for meeting program
technical milestones and managing the technical baseline, working
in conjunction with the other program leads (Capture Manager,
Program Manager, Chief Engineer, Mission Systems Lead, Modelling
and Simulation Lead, Vehicle Systems Lead, Logistics Lead, et
The selected candidate will work with associated leads to develop
and execute program plans in accordance with system-level
requirements. The candidate will manage the SE execution rhythm,
coordination and reporting activities to ensure that all external
requirements are completed on time. He or she will coordinate the
development, in coordination with the other technical leads, of
program requirements, risks, mission threads, operational
simulations, and vehicle constraints and trades, and generate an
MBSE model that captures as much of that as possible. The
successful candidate will also prepare, monitor, and update project
schedules, conducting and participating in all related design
reviews, and serving as a technical liaison to the cross-functional
- Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or
Mathematics discipline from an accredited university with 14 years
of experience in engineering; or a Master's Degree in a Science,
Technology, Engineering or Mathematics discipline from an
accredited university with 12 years of experience in
- An active in-scope DoD Secret clearance.
- Experience in proposal development.
- Extensive systems engineering experience including:
- Experience in Model-based Systems Engineering (MBSE).
- Experience in design trade studies.
- Experience with airborne autonomous platform sensors,
communications, and avionics.Preferred Qualifications:
- Experience in managing projects from concept through
- Experience in full lifecycle of Systems Engineering. Experience
in Cameo MBSE tool.
- Experience Naval CONOPS, missions, and threats.
- Experience in leadership role on Systems Engineering Milestones
SRR, PDR and CDR.
- Experience in Cost/Schedule Integration, EVMS and CAM
- Demonstrated communication and technical writing skills.
- Proven ability to brief technical presentations to
- Ability to obtain Top Secret and SAP/SCI clearances
Salary Range: $156,000 USD - $234,000 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
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.
Keywords: Northrop Grumman, San Diego , Senior Staff Systems Engineering Lead, Other , San Diego, California
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!