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Principal Systems Test Engineer (Sr. Principal)

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. As a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions to customers worldwide, Northrop Grumman offers an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies. Here at Northrop Grumman we are comprised of professionals that bring different perspectives, are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and understand that the more ideas, backgrounds, and experiences we bring to our work then the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our talented workforce we look for professionals that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.

Northrop Grumman has a challenging opportunity for a self-starting, multitalented, team oriented, technical individual to support System Integration and Test Engineering on DoD Strategic Missile programs. Work will be performed primarily at the Promontory, Utah facility with occasional support to the Hill AFB area.

Specific duties will include:

  • Develop test plans and test architecture for strategic missile end-to-end and flight tests
  • Evaluate requirements and develop test concept of operations
  • Define detailed test facility requirements
  • Develop pre-flight test missile requirement verification plans
  • Determine Range Certification requirements and develop key test related deliverables
  • Stand up system test facilities and work closely with site stakeholders (Safety, Security, Product Teams)
This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below .


Basic Qualifications:

This requisition may be filled at a Principal level or Sr. Principal level
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or a related technical field
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience with a bachelor's degree, or 3 years with a master's degree (Sr. Principal requires 9 years with a BS or 7 years with a MS)
  • Demonstrated System Test experience with Missile Systems or similar architecture
  • Demonstrated experience working with a major Test Range
  • Demonstrated experience with requirements analysis/testing methodologies such as those supporting AFSPCMAN 91-710, RCC-319 and RCC-324 requirements
  • Active DoD Secret Security Clearance or higher

Preferred Qualifications:

  • ICBM Test Experience
  • Demonstrated ability to translate system performance and operational specifications into hardware requirements, design, and test specifications
  • Active Top Secret security clearance granted within the last 5 years.

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