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Requisition ID: R10044305

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: San Diego, California, United States of America
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

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 pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.

Northrop Grumman is seeking a LabVIEW/TestStand Software Engineer to develop innovative LabVIEW-centric solutions for production test systems supporting our production line. In this role, the engineer will be responsible for:

  • Design, development, deployment, and support of test products using National Instruments® LabVIEW and Test Stand applications and associated test instrumentation throughout all project life cycle phases
  • Translation of system requirements, specifications and goal‐oriented objectives into system designs
  • Interfacing with end users and customers to refine requirements and iterate designs; generation of test plans and documentation to verify compliance to system level requirements
  • Production of software documentation to support software release packages
  • Time management and flexibility to support multiple programs
  • Presentation of assigned work at program technical reviews, proposals, or other technical meetings.

MANUMS

This position can be filled at the Software Engineer (Level 2) or Principal Software Engineer (Level 3) depending on years of experience and qualifications.

This position will require onsite work

    Basic Qualifications (Level 2):

    • Requires a STEM Bachelors degree from an accredited college with a minimum of 2 years related professional experience; or a related Master’s degree in Engineering.
    • Proven experience with National Instruments LabVIEW data acquisition systems and programming.
    • Experience developing measurement and test routines in the LabVIEW and TestStand environments.
    • Ability to defines development test plans
    • Experience validating designs against customer, internal and regulatory / government requirements.
    • Strong analytical skills and the ability organize/prioritize job assignments and tasks.
    • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively to cross-functional team members.
    • Strong written and verbal skills
    • Proficient with Microsoft Office tools.
    • Experience documenting design and analysis reports as well as test reports.
    • Ability to work with limited supervision to ensure task on time and within budget.
    • Must be a U.S. Citizen and be able to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance.

    Basic Qualifications Principal Software Engineer (Level 3):

    • Requires a STEM Bachelors degree from an accredited college with a minimum of 5 years of professional experience; or 3 years professional experience with a related Master’s degree
    • Proven experience with National Instruments LabVIEW data acquisition systems and programming.
    • Experience developing measurement and test routines in the LabVIEW and TestStand environments.
    • Ability to define developmental test plans and methods
    • Experience validating designs against customer, internal and regulatory / government requirements.
    • Has strong analytical, skills with the ability to organize/prioritize job assignments and tasks.
    • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively to cross-functional team members.
    • Strong written and verbal skills
    • Proficient with Microsoft Office tools.
    • Experience documenting design and analysis reports as well as test reports.
    • Ability to work with limited supervision to ensure task on time and within budget.
    • Must be a U.S. Citizen and be able to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Experience in planning, design, development and testing of LabVIEW algorithms, test environments and systems for use in space and military applications.
    • Ability to develop design solutions to meet difficult performance requirements.
    • CLAD, CLD, or CLA LabVIEW Certifications.
    • CTD or CTD TestStand Certifications
    • Experience working with cross functional environment teams with the ability to translate customer requirements
    • Review and update control system requirements to meet system level performance objectives.
    • Conduct trade studies and identify and present alternate design options.

    Salary Range: $82,400 USD - $123,600 USD
    Salary Range 2: $101,400 USD - $152,200 USD

    Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

    The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.

    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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.



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    What's great about
    Northrop Grumman

    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 work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.


    Did you know?

    Northrop Grumman leads the industry team for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Launched in December 2021, the telescope incorporates innovative design, advanced technology, and groundbreaking engineering, and will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe.