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Principal Test Engineer

at Northrop Grumman Corporation

Posted: 3/11/2019
Job Reference #: 19006012

Job Description

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems 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. You will learn, grow, and play in an environment that focuses on results and delivery, all backed by strong corporate values and ethics.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a Principal Test Engineer for the Engineering & Sciences (E&S) Central Region Engineering, in the Huntsville, AL Site.

In the Mission Systems sector, you'll join our experts in developing systems and solutions that keep our world safe.

The qualified applicant will work in our Huntsville, Alabama office, headquarters for the Missile Defense and Protective Systems (MDPS) division.

• Perform test planning, monitoring and test execution activities for IBCS software. Collaborate with other stakeholder
• Devise the test objectives, organization test policies, test strategies and test plans.
• Able to estimate the testing to be done and acquire necessary resources.
• Schedule the test for execution and then will monitor, measure, control and report on the test progress, the product quality status and the test results, adapting the test plan and compensating as needed to adjust to evolving conditions.





Basic Qualifications:

• 5 Years with a BS Degree and STEM major; 3 Years with Masters; 0 Years with PhD.
• Must be able to work in a technical team environment characterized by frequently changing tasks, new priorities and quick responses
• Experience creating and documenting test plans/procedures, analyzing results and creating reports
• Experience with UNIX, Linux and Windows operating systems
• C , JAVA
• Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance required


Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience testing SW for performance and functionality based on requirement specification and ability to identify and document exact sequence of activities desired
• Active Secret Clearance
  Experience in a test lead role
• CMMI Level 5 organization
• Experience with automated testing
• Must be able to work in a technical team environment characterized by frequently changing tasks, new priorities and quick responses


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.