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Principal/Sr Principal Mathematician 3/4 (Uncleared)

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Boulder
Posted on: November 19, 2022

Job Description:

US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION: YesRELOCATION ASSISTANCE: No relocation assistance availableCLEARANCE TYPE: NoneTRAVEL: Yes, 10% of the TimeDescriptionJoin Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our worlds biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.Missile Defense Solutions (MDS) pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and strives for continual improvement. Our team is chartered with providing innovative technologies to develop, design, and produce optimized product lines while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. MDS is looking for new members to join our rapidly growing technical team as a Principal/Sr. Principal Mathematician based out of Boulder, CO.This position includes:

  • Performance analysis of tracking and state estimation algorithms
  • Identifying potential algorithmic optimizations and/or alternative approaches
  • Tool and prototype development using C/C++ and Python
  • Algorithm defect tracking and resolution
  • Analysis tool development (Python)
  • Technical documentation as requiredBasic Qualifications:
    • Level 3 : Bachelors degree in Engineering, Math, Physics, or related discipline and 5 years of related experience; 3 years of related experience with a Masters; or 0 years of related experience with a PhD
    • Level 4 : Bachelors degree in Engineering, Math, Physics, or related discipline and 9 years of related experience; 7 years of related experience with a Masters; 4 years of related experience with a PhD
    • Experience with C/C++ software language, development tools, and integrated development environments (IDEs)
    • Experience in algorithm design for scientific applications
    • SW algorithm development experience for complex, mathematically intensive systems
    • Excellent communication skills with the ability to bridge between theoretical concepts and practical implementation
    • Ability to obtain and maintainU.S. Government DoD Secret security clearancePreferred Qualifications:
      • Experience in tracking and prediction algorithms, simulation, and validation
      • Ground systems experience in mission processing, ground communications, and space operations
      • Experience in the numerical implementation of motion filters.
      • Experience with applying algorithms related to object tracking, sensor data fusion, state estimation, optimization, coordinate systems, orbital mechanics, or graph theory
      • Familiarity with Overhead Persistent Infrared (OPIR) and Electro-Optical Infrared (EOIR) sensors and simulations
      • Experience with PERL, STK, or logging and parsing tools
      • Linux experience
      • Strong statistical background and skills
      • Experience with model-based engineeringSalary Range: $111,600.00 - $167,400.00Salary Range 2: $138,300.00 - $207,500.00Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority . The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 .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.

Keywords: Northrop Grumman, Boulder , Principal/Sr Principal Mathematician 3/4 (Uncleared), Other , Boulder, Colorado

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