Systems Integration Engineer 4-19012637

Location: Sacramento
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Clearance Type: Top Secret
Number of Openings : 2
Shift : 1st Shift

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact peoples 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, theyre making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a System Integration Engineer 4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Sacramento, CA.

The selected candidate will coordinate and perform hands on integration of HW and SW systems responsible for the development and implementation of software integration plans.

Essential Functions:
  • Assist with software build activities, including production of media and performing installation and checkout on delivered systems.  
  • Exercise software to verify correct implementation of newly integrated functionality and ensure no impact on existing functionality.
  • Exercise nominal and off-nominal scenarios to increase confidence in expected behavior.
  • Perform problem investigation on the system without impacting configuration. 
  • Document issues discovered through Defect Reports (DRs) and verify DR code corrections.
  • Coordinate with Information Security; assist in the compliance and application of Department of Defense (DoD) security requirements. 
  • Advise SW and Test Engineers on compliance, requirements, and process as it applies to the data center and its administration. 
  • Identify changes to Software, Hardware and/or security settings necessary to reach an executable state. 
  • Document procedures and processes that will enable customer operation and maintenance of the system.
  • Developing engineering documentation for system configuration.
  • Ability to travel up to 25%.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors or Masters Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics discipline from an accredited university.
  • 9 Years with Bachelors in Science; 7 Years with Masters
  • An active in-scope DoD Top Secret Clearance and the ability to obtain Special Program Access.
  • Ability to travel up to 25%.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Demonstrated experience with VmWare and Windows and Unix operating systems
  • Experience in requirements review and evaluation to ensure completeness of test program; Analysis of test results and prepares comprehensive reports.
  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Systems Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Electrical Engineering.
  • Understanding of unit testing, including path, line, and bound coverage.
  • Security + Certificate for administrators or ability to obtain Security + Certificate
  • Familiarity with:
    • Scripting languages (Microsoft PowerShell, Bash and Pyton), messaging protocols like DDS and JMS and Web Services (SOA and Rest).
    • Linux/Solaris systems with basic commands.
    • Developing/integrating enterprise solutions for Java Enterprise Edition (JEE) in a SOA environment.
    • Object oriented programming, design patterns, JMS, Web Services, XML and related technologies (i.e., XPath, XSLT, XSD).
    • Developing software / writing code in Java, C++, C# or other OOP languages.

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 ID: 19012637

  Reasons to apply:

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like flexible work schedules, education assistance and paid time off.
Top Secret Required