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Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Principal Engineer Systems, Integrated Functional Capability (IFC) Lead to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in San Diego, CA.
The selected candidate will work with the Systems Engineering Lead to meet program milestones and manage the technical baseline.
The selected candidate will work with associated IPTs to develop and execute program plans in accordance with system and segment level requirements. The candidate will manage the project execution rhythm, coordination and reporting activities to ensure that all external requirements are completed on time. They will manage supplier activities and serve as a primary project Point of Contact for the project to customers and key suppliers. Other responsibilities include understanding of all system requirements, and developing statements of work, specifications, and interface control documents. The successful candidate will also lead the associated IPTs in preparing, monitoring, and updating project schedules, conducting and participating in all related design reviews, and serving as a technical liaison to the cross-functional team.
• Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics discipline from an accredited university with 9 years of experience in engineering; or a Master's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics discipline from an accredited university with 7 years of experience in engineering.
• An active in-scope DoD Top Secret clearance and current Strike special program access.
• Experience in managing projects from concept through implementation.
• Experience in full lifecycle of Systems Engineering.
• Experience in leadership role on Systems Engineering Milestones SRR, PDR and CDR.
• Experience in Cost/Schedule Integration, EVMS and CAM responsibilities.
• Experience in proposal development.
• Demonstrated communication and technical writing skills.
• Proven ability to brief technical presentations to stakeholders.
Salary Range: $125,800 USD - $188,600 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. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 (https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/) we require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by their start date. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date.
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