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Northrop Grumman Principal Systems Test Engineer in Melbourne, Florida

Climb to new heights on your journey when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in aeronautics that is crucial to the way we connect and protect our world across land, sea, and air. Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today. Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Principal Systems Test Engineer tojoin our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, Florida .

Essential Functions:

  • Reviewing, interpreting and analyzing formal and informal requirements

  • Creating Test Plans and Procedures that acknowledge technical and schedule constraints

  • Executing Test Procedures to ensure requirements compliance

  • Supporting development, integration, and execution of test pass/fail quantitative metrics

  • Performing troubleshooting as required

  • Documenting Test results and creating Test Reports as needed

  • Writing Defects and Software discrepancies

  • Performing Component to Component Integration

We offer flexible work arrangements, great learning opportunities, exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers, and a very friendly team environment. We are looking for self-motivated, proactive, and goal-oriented people to help us grow our services and become even better at what we do.

Contingency: Position is contingent on Program Award and having an In-scope DoD Secret clearance


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics STEM discipline from an accredited university and 5+ years of experience in systems, integration and test environments OR Master's degree in STEM discipline from an accredited university and 3+ years of experience in systems, integration and test environments OR PhD degree in a STEM discipline from an accredited university and 1+ years of experience in systems, integration and test environments

  • Experience integrating and testing software subsystems/systems

  • An active In-scope DoD Secret clearance

  • This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Top Secret clearance as well as Program Special Access and SCI within a reasonable amount of time as determined by the company to meet its business needs

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Electrical Engineering

  • Experience with integrating software and hardware

  • Experience with automation

  • Experience with linux/unix operating systems

  • Experience with Agile software development and Atlassian tools (JIRA, Confluence, BitBucket, Nexus, Fisheye, etc)

  • An active, In-scope DoD Secret or Top Secret security clearance with SCI

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.

Job Category : Engineering