Northrop Grumman Engineer Systems 5 in Aurora, Colorado

At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. 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 continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

No matter the assignment, Northrop Grumman is committed to being a leader in Cyber, Logistics and Modernization, Autonomous Systems, C4ISR, and Strike. For us, it's about more than just performing. It means realizing the values that define us: responsibility, trust, integrity and protecting freedom worldwide. These values inspire and unite our people- who make everything we do possible.

The Engineering, Sciences and Technology (ES&T) organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission!

The SSTS team at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as a STSS hardware lead based out of Aurora, CO.

What You'll get to Do:

The STSS hardware lead will be responsible for tracking and managing all program hardware across multiple locations in Colorado and California. The lead will maintain several contract deliverable documents, requiring the managing of thousands of program assets in accordance with the terms and conditions of the contract. Candidate will manage all hardware related drawings and documents, guiding them through the update and approval process through the appropriate program configuration control board.

Candidate will lead, plan and execute hardware replacement and upgrade efforts with an emphasis on minimalizing operational outages. The hardware lead should have strong communication and organizational skills with experience leading teams of a dozen or more and interacting (presentations and Q and A) with program and customer management.

Candidate will support proposals in response to customer RFPs.

Candidate will manage, update and prepare for submittal the Risk Management Framework (RMF) packages for three security profiles.

Candidate needs to work completely independently as program management is spread out across other locations. Able to determine and pursue courses of action necessary to obtain desired results without direct formal review of superior and contribute to the development of new principles and concepts.

Candidate will be the primary point of contact and advisor to management and customer on complex technical problems and provide solutions which are innovative.

Candidate will also need to provide support to other programs on campus as needed.

Travel is required roughly 25% of the time.

Additional Northrop Grumman Information:

Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.

Our Values . The women and men of Northrop Grumman Corporation are guided by Our Values. They describe our company as we want it to be. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that putting Our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers, and the communities we serve.

Our Responsibility . At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.

You'll Bring These Qualifications:

  • 14 years with BS; 12 years with Masters; 9 years with PhD

  • Must have and be able to maintain an Active TS/SCI

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • STSS program experience, proposal experience

What We Can Offer You:

Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:

  • Health Plan

  • Savings Plan

  • Paid Time Off

  • Additional benefits

  • Education Assistance

  • Training and Development

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.