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Principal Test Director (21-575)

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Schriever
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION: YesRELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be availableCLEARANCE TYPE: SecretTRAVEL: Yes, 10% of the TimeDescriptionJoin Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world's biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.The Engineering organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. - Come be a part of our mission!Northrop Grumman Space Systems (NGSP) is looking for you to join our team as a Principal Test Engineer based out of Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado Springs, CO.What You'll get to Do:The candidate's primary responsibility is to work as a member of the Integration & Test Functional Area to develop innovative solutions in support of various I&T projects and experiments.The candidate will be responsible for identifying required resources, developing and understanding mission objectives for the system(s) under test, developing data archival and analysis plans, and developing post mission reports.The candidate will be responsible for configuration management and control of test resources, articles, and tools for data collection during the event.The candidate will also serve as the I&T liaison to other test participants and MDA/BCT test managers.The Test Director will coordinate with the project leads of various experiments to ensure seamless event execution across the entire I&T mission.The Test Director will develop and maintain the test architecture which includes all articles under test.The candidate will also develop any supplemental procedures required to ensure successful execution.Basic Qualifications:If applicable, please note your updated security clearance and IAT/relevant certifications on your resume.An active Secret clearance is required.5 Years with Bachelor's degree in a related field; 9 years' experience in lieu of a degree.Must possess a DoD 8570 certification at IAT Level II or higher (Security+, GSEC, SCNP, SSCP, CISSP, CISA, GSE, SCNA)The Engineering personnel must possess an understanding of systems engineering processes and logistics principles, including artifact generation.Candidates must have experience working in an integrated team environment with other systems, software, and specialty engineers to develop solutions using NT or similar processes and methods.Ability to analyze high level needs and through a structured and logical approach refine the need into an integrated set of requirements that leads to a fielded product.Ability to lead portions of the activity and direct the activities of fellow engineers.Preferred Qualifications:The successful candidate should have experience with planning and managing flight, ground test, and Warfighter events.Experience with approval boards from other organizations sponsoring such tests is highly desirable.Prior experience interacting with JAT, MDDC, and other related organizations.The ideal candidate will also have experience with the operation of C2BMC, knowledge of the system configuration, experience with the system operation, how to navigate display screens, and the concept of system operations.Experience with network applications and networking concepts is desired along with experience with military systems used in missile defense such as AN/TPY2, SBIRS/BOA, Aegis, THAAD, Patriot, and SBX, including their operational characteristics.What We Can Offer You:Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your benefits will include the following:Health PlanSavings PlanPaid Time OffEducation AssistanceTraining and DevelopmentFlexible Work ArrangementsNGSpaceCOSpaceNGFeaturedJobsC2BMCAdditional Northrop Grumman Information:Salary Range: $83,600.00 - $125,400.00Employees 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 18. 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. -SummaryLocation: United States-Colorado-Schriever AFBType: Full time

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