Sentinel - Senior Systems Test Engineer (AVE Test and Evaluation) - 12743Roy, UT

Requisition ID: R10155416

  • Category: Engineering

  • Location: Roy, Utah, United States of America

  • Clearance Type: Secret

  • Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position

  • Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)

  • Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time

  • Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

  • Positions 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.

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 Senior Systems Test Engineer (AVE Test and Evaluation) . This position will be located in Roy, Utah and will support the Sentinel – Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program . This role may offer a competitive relocation assistance package.

What You ll Get To Do:

• The selected candidate will join Sentinel's Aerospace Vehicle Equipment (AVE) Integration and Test (I&T) Team to perform integrated test planning for all AVE Test and Evaluation (T&E).

• Lead the development of all AVE T&E Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) architecture and content in Cameo.

• Ensure the Cameo architecture and content are sufficient to bounds the T&E program and to quantify residual risk so that risk analysis can be done proactively to mitigate through the overall test strategy or accepted by the appropriate decision authority.

• Correlate all allocated requirements to the T&E event(s) where verification will occur.

• Use Cameo to produce logical and sequential flows of all AVE T&E events, objectives, limitations, and deferrals to enable the identification and elimination of T&E voids and duplications (i.e., gaps and overlaps).

• Collaborate with various IPTs to ensure planning and execution of all test phases and events provide sufficient data to support independent analysis, evaluation, and reporting for all stakeholders.

• Position requires knowledge of system engineering, and system I&T principles.

Candidate will be expected to lead, grow, develop, and mentor fellow systems and test engineers.

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.

You ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • 9 years of relevant experience with a Bachelors Degree; 7 years with a Masters; 4 years with a PhD; 4 additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.

  • US Citizenship with an Active Secret Clearance or higher (awarded within the past 6 years) with the ability to receive a Special Access Program (SAP) certification.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of MBSE principals and experience using Cameo.

  • Direct experience using the DOORS requirements management database.

  • Knowledge of system-level integration and test principles, test plan development, to include functional testing and checkout, and knowledge of requirements verification and validation.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • US Citizenship with an Active Top-Secret Clearance or higher (awarded within the past 6 years) with the ability to receive a Special Access Program (SAP) certification.

  • Experience with Space and Missile Systems Center standards: SMC-S-016, SMC-S-006, SMC-S-020, SMC-S-025 and/or MIL-HDBK-340A.

  • Experience with performance certification to AIAA S-113A-2016, AIAA S-110-2005, AIAA S-080-1998, AIAA S-081A-2006, MIL-STD-461G and/or MIL-STD-464C etc.


Salary Range: $104,400 - $156,600

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

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 application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

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 all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.