Northrop Grumman Engineer Systems 4/PARCS Lead Systems Integrator in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Engineer Systems 4/PARCS Lead Systems Integrator

Requisition ID: 18004909

Location(s): United States-Colorado-Colorado Springs

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

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.


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.

Northrop Grumman's Mission Systems Sector organization is seeking applicants for a position on the Sustainment and Modernization of Radar Sensors (SMORS) program as the Perimeter Acquisition Radar Attack Characterization System (PARCS) Lead Systems Integrator (SI) contingent upon contract award.


The PARCS Lead SI will support the PARCS Weapon System Manager and be responsible for integration planning and coordination across the PARCS system orders and in-flight projects (current ongoing efforts) for sustainment and modifications. Responsibilities include the management and deconfliction of schedules and resources required to accomplish work requirements across multiple overlapping activities.


The PARCS Lead SI responsibility also includes the role of key technical liaison on weapon system integration to all stakeholders, providing insight into the system integration activities across projects and engineering disciplines. The Lead SI must communicate effectively and clearly present technical approaches, findings, and direction. The Lead SI will conduct a weekly Integration and Test Working Group (ITWG) to coordinate the activities of multiple stakeholders to ensure smooth integration and on-time change delivery across the integration environments at contractor and Government facilities and the weapon system sites.


The Lead SI will be expected to have a comprehensive understanding of the PARCS weapon system life cycle and its associated integration and test environments. The Lead SI must also be able to demonstrate an ability for problem resolution and improvement recommendations with strong time management skills. Experience in an MBSE program is preferred but not mandatory.

Ability to travel on occasion to Northrop Grumman and customer locations

Ability to travel on occasion to Northrop Grumman and customer locations

Basic Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s in a STEM discipline and 9 yrs of System Engineering experience or Master's Degree in STEM and 7 years of experience in Systems Engineering.

  • DoD Secret clearance that is or has been active within the last two years


Preferred Qualifications:


  • PARCS systems level comprehensive experience in performance analysis, requirements verification and validation, and integration environments

  • Experience with model-based systems engineering

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.

Title: Engineer Systems 4/PARCS Lead Systems Integrator

Location: Colorado-Colorado Springs

Requisition ID: 18004909