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Company:
NORTHROP GRUMMAN
Location:
Melbourne, FL
Status:
FULLTIME
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Job Description

  • Mission Avionics Architect / Design Engineer 5


The Advanced Programs and Technology Team is working on the future in Aircraft Systems. We are seeking an experienced engineer with proven abilities to architect, design, and develop airborne embedded Mission Avionics Systems. The successful candidate will design and document the Mission Avionics System software architecture. The successful candidate will design the system architecture largely based on reuse of existing military and industry software designs as well as performing Analysis and Benchmarking to define, select, and modify existing hardware and middleware components. The successful candidate will develop the design using hardware and software Open Standards.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

Basic Qualificati ons: Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Physics. A minimum of 14 years of relevant experience. The candidate should have strong systems engineering experience in developing large scale system architectures utilizing Model-Based Engineering, Analysis and Design. The successful candidate should have a strong background in software intensive systems including operating systems, messaging middleware, processing hardware, networking standards (e.g. 1553, Ethernet), network protocols, and object oriented analysis, design, and development. The candidate must have working knowledge of Open System Architecture concepts and technologies. Must have experience leading, planning and executing trade studies, presenting recommendations, documenting architectures, analyzing mission performance, and evaluating Technology Readiness Level (TRL). The successful candidate shall have experience in modeling and simulation using the latest tools and have working knowledge of systems architecture frameworks. Current Secret DOD clearance and the ability to attain special access (SAR/SAP) is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Masters Degree in Engineering or related technical discipline, a Top Secret security clearance is a plus. Experience with Rhapsody, CORE, DOORS and Department of Defense Architecture Framework (DoDAF) is also highly desired.

Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, cybersecurity, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide. Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
 

Shift: 1st Shift
Relocation Assistance: United States-Florida-Melbourne
Number of Openings: 3
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Business Sector: Aerospace Systems
Clearance: Secret

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© 2014 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 statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U. S. Citizenship is required for most positions.