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Counter-Air Threat Modeling Lead - Eng Systems Modeling Simulati




Redondo Beach, CA 90277

Job Description The individual in this role will lead the Counter-Air Threat focus area for the Systems Analysis & Simulation team within the Global Strategy and Mission Solutions Organization. Threat studies and knowledge include all current Counter-Air Threat systems, integration with other counter-air systems/sensors and applications for current/advanced threat comparisons. The Counter-Air Threat Modeling Lead 5 will use advanced threat knowledge to evaluate advanced concepts and technologies then convey results via effective visualizations. Activities include performing analysis involving Counter-Air Threat systems, threat sensors, military requirements, system survivability, mission performance, force level effectiveness, and military utility. This role includes the integration of existing threat models, sensor performance models/algorithms and command-and-control models into system simulation frameworks. Responsibilities
* Apply complex Counter-Air Threat analyses across security protocols, advanced programs and platforms.
* Build threat models, modeling tools/toolkits, transfer database information across multiple analytical platforms, repurpose intelligence databases/portfolios into useful operational analysis systems currently used in advanced systems analysis and simulations.
* Lead a team providing Counter-Air Threat technical support to accomplish long-term objectives related to program development, execution, and related research and development projects.
* Communicate across the engineering disciplines/technology areas to integrate capabilities, communicate technical competencies and analyses with internal stakeholders and external customers.


Qualifications Basic Qualifications
* MS degree in Engineering, Operations Research, Mathematics, Physics, or Computer Science, with a MINIMUM of 12 years (9 years with a PhD) of systems integration experience and technical depth in one or more of the following areas
* IADS Threat systems (to include broad Anti-Access/Area-Denial advanced concepts) Modeling/Analysis
* IADS weapons
* Sensor Effects
* Weapon Effects
* Signature Management
* Threat Analysis
* Survivability Analysis Advanced Sensors, and Countermeasures Demonstrated experience formulating and executing analysis plans for live, constructive or virtual simulation Strong Project Management and team development skills Proficiency in MATLAB, FORTRAN, Perl, Python, C#, or C/C++ or other advanced programming languages Technical competency in AFSIM, Suppressor, ESAMS, and STK or other engagement or mission level models Proficiency in and/or technical understanding of operational analysis models Active DoD Top Secret clearance with SSBI and current eligibility and experience with Special Access Programs Preferred Qualifications
* Proven experience with weapon lethality and vulnerability assessments
* Experience related to sensors and sensor integration (EO/IR, radar, ESM, RF, SAR, etc), data processing/fusion, data links, navigation is preferred.
* Significant work experience with complex, military systems (aircraft, ships, spacecraft, etc) and/or subsystems
* General Systems Engineering skills (requirements definition, requirements analysis, functional design/decomposition, DoDAF, requirements decomposition/allocation, etc) 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.

Shift: 1st Shift
Relocation Assistance: Yes
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Relocation assistance may be available
Business Sector: United States-California-Redondo Beach 

Shift: 1st Shift
Relocation Assistance: Yes
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Relocation assistance may be available
Business Sector: United States-California-Redondo Beach
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Top Secret - Top Secret
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IT - Software
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