Northrop Grumman Sr. Principal Test Engineer IV in Huntsville, Alabama
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Space Systems Sector is currently seeking a Sr. Principal Test Engineer position, located in Huntsville, AL to support the GMD Program.
Perform test planning, monitoring and test execution activities for program software.
Collaborate with stakeholders
Devise the test objectives, organization test policies, test strategies and test plans.
Estimate testing to be done and acquire necessary resources.
Schedule the test for execution and then will monitor, measure, control and report on the test progress, the product quality status and the test results, adapting the test plan and compensating as needed to adjust to evolving conditions.
Qualifications - External
Sr. Principal Test Engineers require a minimum of 9 years of relevant experience with a Bachelors' of Science STEM-related field (preferred); 7 years with a Masters and 4 years with a PHD
Must be able to work in a dynamic technical team environment characterized by variable tasking and adapting to new priorities within a fast paced environment.
Experience creating and documenting test plans/procedures, analyzing results and creating reports
UNIX, Linux and Windows operating systems
Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret Clearance
C ++, JAVA
Testing SW for performance and functionality based on requirement specification and ability to identify and document exact sequence of activities desired
Test lead role experience
CMMI Level 5 organization
Active Secret Clearance
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Job Category : Engineering