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Northrop Grumman GBSD Flight Analysis Engineer in Roy, Utah

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe.

With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Flight Analysis Engineer. This position will be located in Roy, UT and will be part of the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program (Minuteman III ICBM replacement) development contract. Learn more about the GBSD program here.

Aerospace Vehicle Equipment (AVE) Flight Analysis Engineer is a member of the AVE Modeling Simulation and Analysis (AVE MS&A) team responsible for AVE performance and flight assessment. This includes executing trajectory simulation tools, both in 3 and 6 Degrees of Freedom, and analyzing the results of those simulations. The Flight Analysis engineer responsibilities also includes development and modification of existing trajectory simulation tools.

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

•Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

  • 401k

  • Educational Assistance

  • Life Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

  • Paid Time Off

  • Health & Wellness Resources

  • Employee Discounts


This positions standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.




You'll Bring These Qualifications:

•Bachelor's degree in engineering disciplines from an accredited university + 5 years of experience or Master's degree + 3 years

•Able to acquire an active US DoD Secret clearance

•2 years of experience with aerospace vehicle modeling and trajectory simulation

•Strong programming skills

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

•Active Secret or Top Secret clearance

•Experience with at least one software development platform such as Git, Bitbucket, SVN, etc.

•Multidisciplinary experience related to missile performance modeling (propulsion, aerodynamics, mass properties, guidance & control, etc.)

•Experience with MDAO/system analysis tools such as ModelCenter and STK

•Excellent technical writing skills

•Excellent communication and organizational skills; strong interpersonal and analytic skills

•Works well in a team environment

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Engineering