Northrop Grumman Engineer Systems Test 2 in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Engineer Systems Test 2

Requisition ID: 18006815

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

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Northrop Grumman's Mission Systems Sector organization is seeking applicants for a Systems Test Engineer 2 position. This position will be located in Colorado Springs, CO.

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.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Supporting the development of system test solutions in accordance with project technical, schedule and cost constraints

  • Preparing and executing system/element level test plans and procedures

  • Supporting system/element level test planning and test readiness reviews

  • Coordinating integrated testing activities and resolving conflicts for competing systems.

  • Documenting test requirements and methodologies in the requirements management system.

  • Reviewing system engineering documentation to ensure test plans and methodologies meet system needs and are accurate, comprehensive, consistent and complete

  • Participating in trade studies to support the selection of preferred design solutions, commercial hardware or software components, and preferred course of action alternatives in project development/product delivery

  • Supporting the development of system integration plans, procedures and scenarios used in the conduct of software/hardware system integration testing

  • Participating in engineering peer reviews as a document originator or reviewer to ensure technical quality and engineering rigor is appropriate

  • Supporting project technical risk analysis and mitigation


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in a STEM discipline (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) with 2 years of Systems or Test engineering experience; or 0 years experience with a Masters degree in same discipline

  • Active Secret clearance is required for this position

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills

Relocation assistance is not available for this position. This position is contingent upon contract award, budget, and/or customer approval.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in using a requirements management tool, such as DOORS

  • Familiarity with Agile software development methodology

  • Experience leading systems test activities through all phases of the systems engineering lifecycle

  • Familiarity with ground-based radars such as Perimeter Acquisition Radar Attack Characterization System (PARCS) and/or Ballistic Missile Early Warning System (BMEWS) Precision Acquisition Vehicle Entry (PAVE) Phased Array Warning System (PAWS) (BPP)

  • Ability to work in a dynamic, fast paced, team oriented environment

  • Self-starter - efficient in achieving goals and proactive in pursuing subsequent tasks

  • Familiarity with MS Office suite of tools (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project)

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 Test 2

Location: Colorado-Colorado Springs

Requisition ID: 18006815