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Northrop Grumman GBSD Sr Principal Software Engineer-Test Tools and Automation in Roy, Utah

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Sr. Principal Software Engineer. This position will be located in Roy, U and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here.

What You'll Get To Do:

The selected candidate will work with test tools and create automation for a testing environment. In this role you will develop software to create a centralized test controller for the System Integration Labs. The test controller will be a mix of COTS and custom software. You will get to design software interfaces for communication with test stations/test sets/instrumentation with the goal of test automation. In addition, you will develop a suite of tools ranging from analytical tools to post processing data tools, including system performance metrics. The candidate must be able to lead and mentor junior members of the team. The candidate should be experienced in the creation of test reports and analysis of system performance for the system under test.

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

• Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

• 401k

• Educational Assistance

• Life Insurance

• Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

• Paid Time Off

• Health & Wellness Resources

• Employee Discounts

This position's standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.



You'll Bring These Qualifications:

  • 9 Years experience with a Bachelors in Science; 7 Years with a Masters; 4 Years with PhD.

  • DoD Secret Clearance with a re-investigation date occurring in the last 5.5 years.

  • Demonstrated ability to lead teams, effectively communicate and work in multi-functional teams

  • Experience creating Test Automation SW for a test laboratory environment for multiple embedded systems.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Knowledge of test concepts: automation, data capture, reporting

  • Familiarity with AGILE Software development processes

  • Programming experience in C/C++ and Python

  • Experience developing software in a Linux environment.

  • Experience in developing, managing, and decomposing requirements

  • DoD Top Secret Clearance with a re-investigation date occurring in the last 5.5 years.

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