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Northrop Grumman Principal Engineer Systems - Requirements Lead (Space/Satellite Systems) - Top Secret in Dulles, Virginia

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe.

We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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.

Successful candidates for this position will work in a technical role for the National Security Systems (NSS) business area. This position offers the opportunity to work on exciting, cutting-edge programs and new mission areas. The program will be based in Dulles VA, and may require some travel. The position is to lead the requirements definition effort for a spacecraft development program.

Candidates should be knowledgeable of requirements flow down and management, validation and verification planning, interface definition, and expertise with various engineering tools such as DOORS and Cameo. The role will include validating the customer level requirements and pulling from multiple inputs to develop the program level requirements. The role will include support for major program reviews such as SRR, PDR, and CDR. The role will include interface with clients, as well as regular interactions with internal engineering associates and program management.


Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s Degree in STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering, Math or related area 5+ years of experience, Master’s Degree and 3+ years of experience

• Hands-on experience and knowledge of Systems Engineering Principles (i.e. requirements, scope, cost, text and execution)

• Must have US Citizenship with current or active Top Secret level Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience using DOORS and Cameo, Spacecraft and Power Systems

• Experience coordinating the efforts of diverse stakeholders

• Masters Degree in a technical field

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.

Job Category : Engineering