Northrop Grumman Senior Principal Software Test Engineer in Redondo Beach, California
At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.
The Engineering & Sciences (E&S) organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission!
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as a Senior Principal Software Test Engineer based out of Redondo Beach, CA.
What you'll get to do:
Candidates will be competent in performing software integration tests, and writing/executing formal qualification test procedures. Candidates must be able to complete tasking with minimal supervision and be an independent self-starter. Thisperson must also work well in a team environment, possess strong communication skills, and be willing to travel.
Other roles and responsibilities include:
Integrating complex software systems
Scripting automated tests
Developing test approaches for new software capabilities
Understanding technical conversations
Technical interface with the customer
Must be pro-active and self-motivated
Basic Qualifications for Senior Principal Software Test Engineer:
9 years of relevant experience with a Bachelor of Science degree in a STEM discipline; 7 years of relevant experience with a Masters' degree; 4 years of relevant experience with a PhD. An additional 4 years of experience acceptable in lieu of a degree
Active DOD Top Secret clearance with the ability to obtain SCI access or active SCI access
Experience in software scripting
Demonstrated ability in diagnostic/problem solving
Scripting experience in Perl and Java/C++ in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux environment
Demonstrated ability to implement process improvements, streamline activities, and develop efficiencies
Excellent communication and organizational skills; strong interpersonal and analytic skills
Previous in-depth domain knowledge of program software engineering and test automation preferred
What We Can Offer You:
Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your benefits will include the following:
Paid Time Off
Training and Development
Flexible Work Arrangements
Additional Northrop Grumman Information:
Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.
Our Values . The women and men of Northrop Grumman Corporation are guided by Our Values. They describe our company as we want it to be. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that putting Our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers, and the communities we serve.
Our Responsibility . At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.
Job Category : Engineering