GBSD Senior Principal Test Engineer – Physical Security Systems

Requisition ID: 20022178

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Roy
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

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 GBSD Systems Test Staff Engineer- Physical Security Systems. This position will be located in Roy, UT and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here.

The successful candidate for this position will be responsible for:
- Synthesizing customer contractual needs and requirements into system test solutions that acknowledges technical, schedule and cost constraints.
- Developing and coordinating test planning activities, supporting test execution, and managing task schedules.
- Reviewing and evaluating test requirements to insure completeness of test program and adherence to program policies and objectives.
- Performing technical analysis of complete systems and prepares comprehensive system level evaluations.

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.
Space: #LI-S-70

Basic Qualifications:
- Bachelors of Science degree in Engineering or relevant STEM discipline with 9 years of engineering experience; 7 years with a Master's of Science degree in Engineering or another STEM discipline; 4 years with a PhD- Demonstrated experience creating test plans and procedures
- Demonstrated experience in test execution and troubleshooting efforts
- US Citizenship with an Active Secret Clearance or higher (awarded within the past 6 years)

Preferred Qualifications:
- Experience with Access Control Systems
- Experience with Physical Security Sensor Systems
- Knowledgeable and/or experience operating in Protection Layers (PL) 1N - 3 environments
- US Citizenship with an Active Top Secret Clearance (awarded within the past 6 years)
 Travel is expected up to 25% of the time
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.

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