GBSD – Sr. Principal System Test Engineer

Requisition ID: 21007751

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Roy, Utah
  • 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, 10 % 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 Sr. Principal System Test Engineer. This position will be located in Roy, Utah.  The selected candidate will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here.  
What You’ll Get To Do: Support the development of test plans and test architecture for strategic missile end-to-end and flight tests and Lab infrastructure Evaluate requirements and develop test concept of operations Define and implement detailed test facility requirements Support the development of pre-flight test missile requirement verification plans and lab testing Stand up system test facilities and work closely with site stakeholders (Safety, Security, Product Teams)
Will require travel to El Segundo for cross training with the PSIL team in 2021. Working well with others and excellent communication skills are a must Overtime, odd shifts, and weekend work will occasionally be required 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.  

Job Qualifications:
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

- Bachelor’s Degree with 9 Years of experience, 7 Years with Masters; 4 Years with PhD.(STEM Degree) or 4 additional years of experience in lieu of a bachelor's degree
- DOD Secret Clearance as well as the ability to obtain and maintain Program Special access, with reinvestigation within the past 5 years
- Experienced with many types of instrumentation, collection systems and design for test
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
-Active Top Secret Clearance
-Experience in facilities design/development for test of large scale missile systems
-Knowledge of test equipment, use and design for test for specialty test articles
-Knowledge of MBSE/CAMEO
-SCRUM/AGILE test environment
-TeamCenter and DOORS Requirements SW

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