Principal Engr Sys Test/Sr. Principal Engr Sys Test - Integrated Logistics Support
Employment Type: Full-Time
Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.Northrop Grumman Space Systems (NGSP) is seeking a qualified Principal Engineer Systems Test/Sr. Principal Engineer Systems Test for their Aurora, CO location for the position of Integrated Logistics Support Lead supporting the NKW program. The individuals applying for this position need to be highly motivated with extensive experience in the areas of systems test and integration, with the ability to perform basic troubleshooting and support program development efforts. In addition to maintaining their engineering systems roles, applicants should also have some knowledge and experience in performing some of the key roles within the CM/DM arena to include but not limited to: reporting and delivery of internally developed and externally purchased COTS products; design, develop, automate, and maintain/improve CM software tools; collaborate with mission assurance to ensure program compliance with standards and policies.The primary responsibilities of this position will include but are not limited to:* Synthesize customer contractual needs and operational requirements into total system test solutions* Generate and/or respond to detailed discrepancy reports* Plan, coordinate preparation of required program documentation to accompany software deliveries as appropriate* Participate in the pre-ship audit, test readiness and post-test reviews to ensure the delivered configuration items are built in accordance with the customer requirements* Perform configuration item through system level testing of COTS and software baselines* Perform software installation and checkout in support of developmental/operational/testing efforts* Coordinates changes to deliverables (software, documentation, etc.) with systems engineering, quality, operations support, development, integration and test as appropriate* Develop, maintain, and execute detailed test procedures* Assist with baseline deliveries* Maintain awareness of test string configuration and interact with system and software engineering teams to resolve issuesThis requisition may be filled at a higher job grade based on the qualifications listed below.Northrop Grumman offers a competitive and robust benefits programAs a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:Medical, Dental & Vision coverage401kEducational AssistanceLife InsuranceEmployee Assistance Programs & Work/Life SolutionsPaid Time OffHealth & Wellness ResourcesEmployee DiscountsFlexible Schedules: For example the ability to work a 9/80 work schedule, which allows an employee to work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday and take every other Friday off of workFor more details please visit our total rewards site or chat with one of our recruiters to learn moreLink: https://benefits.northropgrumman.com/us/en2/Pages/default.aspxThis requisition may be filled as either a Principal Engineer Systems Test or a Sr. Principal Engineer Systems Test.Basic Qualifications for a Principal Engineer Systems Test:Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 5 years of related experience; 3 years with a Masters; 0 years with a PhD. An additional 4 years of related experience may be consider in lieu of a degreeWorking knowledge of Atlassian Tool suite (Jira, Jenkins, Confluence, etc.)Current active Top Secret/SCI clearanceBasic Qualifications for a Sr. Principal Engineer Systems Test:Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 9 years of related experience; 7 years with a Masters; 4 years with a PhD. An additional 4 years of related experience may be consider in lieu of a degreeWorking knowledge of Atlassian Tool suite (Jira, Jenkins, Confluence, etc.)Current active Top Secret/SCI clearancePreferred Qualifications:Ability to coordinate across program disciplines/teams and with users and suppliersAbility to decompose/deconstruct large, complex problems in components and envision their interactionsCurrent Security Plus certificationDemonstrated ability to complete tasks with little direction and oversightWork multiple tasks simultaneouslyStrong communication and presentation skillsGood familiarity with ORACLE and Windows operating systemsNorthrop 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. 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