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The Specialized Warfighter Development Contract (SWDC) Threat Modeling Center (TMC) is looking for you to join our team as an Engineer Human Factors serving in a User Experience (UX) Analyst role based out of Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado Springs, CO.
This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.
What You'll Get to Do:
The Threat Modeling Center is responsible for the development and delivery of high fidelity threat modeling products in support of the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and MDA's Ballistic Missile Defense System. This position is for a UX Analyst supporting software development.
Roles and Responsibilities include:
Ability to understand both customer and end user requirements
Work with Agile Scrum teams to influence user stories and the design and modification of responsive and task-efficient user interfaces
Partner with researchers and designers to define and deliver new features, translate concepts into prototypes, and iterate on interactions and details to deliver the perfect experience.
Additional Northrop Grumman Information:
Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs, and services in the world.
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You'll Bring These Qualifications:
This requisition may be filled at either a level 2 or a level 3.
For an Engineer Human Factors: 2 Years of relevant experience with a Bachelor's of Science degree; 0 Years with a Masters
For a Principal Engineer Human Factors: 5 Years of relevant experience with a Bachelor's of Science Degree; 3 Years with Masters
Interim Secret or higher DoD Secret clearance
Experience in developing adaptive and responsive UX/UI solutions for software development projects
A background in Agile software development
Must possess good written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Proficient in Axure & Affinity design applications
Ability to develop and edit code in Java or C++
Experience with Whirlwind or Cesium environments
Understanding of Modeling and Simulation (M&S)
Understanding of the generation and use of missile threat data
Understanding of the Ballistic Missile Defense System
Current Final Secret clearance or higher
What We Can Offer You:
Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:
Paid Time Off
Training and Development
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