Northrop Grumman Responsible Engineer 4 in Palmdale, California
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 is looking for a highly-motivated Responsible Engineer 4 who is a self-starter and will be responsible for building, integrating and testing software/hardware systems in complex IT systems.
The candidate will be working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with other architects, engineers and technicians in a lab and production environment in a variety of locations. Candidate should have excellent coordination and planning skills. Periodic travel is required.
Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
-Oversight of architects, engineers and technicians building systems and installing COTS SW.
-Developing and releasing engineering documentation for the system configuration
-Responsible for maintaining build schedule to the program requirements
-Build, integrate and test software/hardware systems and ensure that the installations are properly implemented
-Implement engineering changes to the system as required
-Test and release of system in a documented configuration
-Assists in the design and definition of system architecture for new or existing complex computer systems.
-Determines systems specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility and maintenance of system security.
-Coordinates design of subsystems and integration of total system. Identifies, analyzes, and resolves program support deficiencies.
-Develops and recommends corrective actions. May provide technical guidance engineering and software developers.
Bachelor's Degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) discipline from an accredited university
Minimum of9 years of experience OR Master's Degree and 7 years of experience OR PhD with 4years of experience
Active in-scope DoD Top Secret clearance within5 years of last investigation and the ability to be accessed to a Special Access Program (no SAP/SAR restrictions)
Willing to travel appx. 25% within the U.S.
-Experience working within the confines of a Configuration Management (CM)/Quality Assurance (QA)environment.
-Experience in performing unit test and initial software/hardware integration and lab/bench testing, developing and maintaining the associated software documentation (hardware and software requirement specifications, hardware design specifications, etc.)
Experience with Solaris 10 or 11
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