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Sr. Principal Engineer Systems

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Aurora
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Job Description:

Requisition ID: 21013447

Category: EngineeringLocation: Aurora - CO, United States of AmericaCitizenship Required: United States CitizenshipClearance Type: Top SecretTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this positionShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the TimePositions 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 Space Systems is seeking a Sr. Principal Engineer Systems for their Aurora, CO location. The individuals applying for this position need to be highly motivated with extensive experience in the areas of systems engineering, test and integration, with the ability to perform basic troubleshooting and support program development efforts. The applicants will be required to support operations support functions in addition to as necessary to include field support and hands-on training.The primary responsibilities of this position will include but are not limited to:
  • Perform technical planning, system integration, verification and validation of locally developed software ensuring customer requirements are met
  • Perform total system analysis to include concept, design, test, integration, installation, and operation
  • Ensure the logical and systematic conversion of customer requirements into total systems solutions
  • Collaborate with experts on test procedures; create and perform comprehensive test procedures that meet stringent customer requirements
  • Perform software installation and checkout in support of development and testing efforts assist with baseline deliveries
  • Provide technical support and training to customer personnel
  • Working knowledge of Atlassian tools (i.e. JIRA, Confluence, BitBucket)
  • Support build and acceptance test efforts from development to final distribution
  • Verifying requirement capabilities within an aggressive program scheduleBasic Qualifications:
    • B.S. within a STEM discipline with a minimum of 9+ years of relevant experience; 7+ years with a Masters; 4+ years with a PhD.
    • Current active Top Secret/SCI clearance Working knowledge of GALE
    • Demonstrated ability with virtualization products in Windows and Linux environments
    • Technical presentation skillsPreferred Qualifications:
      • Ability to coordinate across program disciplines/teams and with users and suppliers
      • Ability to decompose/deconstruct large, complex problems in components and envision their interactions
      • Demonstrated ability to complete tasks with little direction and oversight
      • Work multiple tasks simultaneously
      • Strong communication and presentation skills
      • Good familiarity with ORACLE and UNIX/LINUX operating systems

        Salary Range: 119784 - 179676

        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. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 ( we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022 or by your start date if it is after January 18th. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date.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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