Northrop Grumman Principal Engineer Systems in Chandler, Arizona

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. 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 look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

This is an opportunity for a Sr Systems Engineer-Data Analysis for the OmegA Program within the Launch Vehicle Division at the Chandler, AZ facility.

Job Summary

Data Handling Lead will support OmegA launch vehicle data analysis efforts for the Systems Engineering group, including one or more of the following activities: develop process for data management, analysis, and review; perform review and analysis of rocket telemetry and simulation test data; identify and analyze anomalous data to determine root cause; support long-term analysis of collected rocket telemetry data to determine performance trends and other effects; support customer field site ground- and flight-testing operations, including test execution support and on-site data review.

Skills and Qualifications

MATLAB and Simulink experience desired

Coding experience a plus (MATLAB, VisualBasic, SQL, Python, etc)

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Ability to work in a team, including mentoring junior employees

Ability to solve problems

Ability to work in a fast paced environment and multi-task

US Citizenship is required

Ability to obtain a security clearance is a plus

Ability to travel: Travel expectation <20%

Basic Qualifications:

Minimum Education / Experience: 5 Years with Bachelors in Science; 3 Years with Masters; 0 Years with PhD

US Citizenship


Ability to obtain a security clearance

Electrical, Mechanical, Aerospace or Systems engineering background

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.