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Systems Engineering Estimator

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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 Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Systems Engineering Estimator to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, Florida.
The candidate will be part of an engineering estimating group with RT&E addressing work scope which includes the engineering estimating process from request through approval and the infrastructure tasks associated with estimating, including such things as data collection, storage, retrieval and application. The candidate is expected to collect costs consistent with the task definition. The candidate will create a repository to store the data on actual program effort (labor hours) and data on parameters that are known or likely to contribute to determining the effort required. These driving parameters would include product physical and performance characteristics (size, material, complexity, speed, etc.) and programmatic parameters (schedule, type of project, methods and tools used, etc.) The candidate will use developed formats provided by the engineering estimating group in their daily development.
The candidate will provide general guidance / expectations to the discipline teams developing the detailed estimates. The candidate will document detailed expectations related to establishment of common tasks, work units (for sizing scope), complexity (or other) factors, definitions, and estimating factors.
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree or Master's in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline and 12+ years (if Master's degree) OR 14+ years' engineering experience
  • Understanding of the systems engineering processes
  • Must have an active DoD Secret and a background investigation within the scope of six years
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain all required security clearances and program specific accesses

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience working with IMOM and EVMS programs
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office complement, Doors, SAP software programs
  • Prior experience working with engineering ROM estimates, proposal activities, RFEs
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.
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