Northrop Grumman Engineer Software Quality in Melbourne, Florida
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 an Engineer Software Quality 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, Florida.
Provide an overarching focus on systems and software, product and process quality throughout the program life-cycle. Participate in Peer Reviews and Product Reviews as a principal team member to ensure 1 st time quality and compliance to program and company requirements. Ensure the flowdown of requirements is complete and unambiguous and that consistent bidirectional traceability is maintained. Participate in contractual reviews and audits, program/IPT meetings, and configuration control board meetings. Perform process audits of the engineering and management processes to assure compliance to established policies, procedures, work instructions, and program specific plans. Examine the products associated with the preparation and configuration control of software test environments to assess the team's readiness to enter formal testing. Witness execution of software qualification and system acceptance tests to ensure tests are executed in accordance with approved test procedures, requirements are fully verified, and that all test procedure and software anomalies are documented andtracked to closure. Ensure thorough root cause analysis on all major findings (product and process) and ensure appropriate corrective and preventive actions are developed and implemented in a timely manner.
Bachelor's Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) preferably in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or Computer Information Systemsfrom an accredited university
Must have 2+ years of experience in Software Quality, Software Engineering or related discipline.
Ability to obtain aDOD Secret Security Clearance or higher.
Proficient in computer programming language(s) (e.g. C, C++, C#, Java, Java Script, etc.)
Strong communication and collaboration skills
Experience in audits of engineering processes
Experience in software supplier management (i.e., supplier audits)
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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Job Category : Engineering