Melbourne, Florida

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The Principal / Sr Principal Subsystems Integration Engineer will be responsible for planning and executing laboratory-based integration of vehicle subsystems and system capabilities for a manned aircraft mission. This individual will collaborate with several stakeholders (responsible engineers, software engineers, system testers, systems engineers, and lab engineers) to lead development and execution of system and subsystem integration procedures, and maintain technical cognizance of system capabilities. These integration plans will support incremental software development drops that are linked to driving milestones.

Essential Functions:
  • Work in a highly collaborative team to plan and execute integration activities required for system integration - Drive process development, modification, and execution.
  • Develop and execute subsystem and system level integration test procedures, and perform data analysis to validate integrated hardware and software functionality.
  • Perform troubleshooting and resolution of HW/SW configuration issues on complex systems to resolve issues related to system functionality.
The successful candidate will have aerospace industry interest and a demonstrated strong orientation towards organization, detail, and product quality. Experience with formal system engineering, broad engineering, scheduling, liaison engineering, interactions with multiple technical disciplines, or software testing of a complex aerospace system will provide a strong advantage. Candidates must be comfortable and confident initiating and sustaining informed, productive discussion and team progress on complex problems. They will be working closely with individuals in highly diverse disciplines and levels of expertise, including leads.

This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

This requisition may be filled at either a Principal Engineer level or a Sr. Principal Engineer level

For a Principal Engineer a Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline and a minimum of 5 years of applicable engineering experience or a Master's Degree in STEM and minimum of 3 years of applicable engineering experience.

For a Sr. Principal Engineer a Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline and a minimum of 9 years of applicable engineering experience -OR-Master's Degree in STEM and minimum of 7 years of applicable experience

This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret or Top Secret Clearance as well as Program Special access within a reasonable period of time, as determined by the company to meet its business needs

Preferred Qualifications:

Active DOD Secret Security Clearance (last investigation date within 6 years)
Previous experience with design, development, and/or integration of Air Vehicle systems and subsystems in the military aerospace environment.
Hands-on experience writing engineering modeling and simulation code
Prior airworthiness experience
Integrated Hardware/Software (Subsystem/System Feature) validation experience.

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

Melbourne, Florida

Become part of a team at the forefront of technology and the frontline of defense when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. We currently have opportunities across the world for those ready to solve our toughest challenges on land, sea, air, space and cyberspace.

With Northrop Grumman, you’ll be joining a culture where your voice is heard and contributions are valued. Launch your career and join the over 17,000 veterans pushing past possible every day to create and deliver the most advanced systems that connect and protect our world.  Northrop Grumman careers and internships are as varied as your interests, with a lifetime of potential that will allow you to work together with people from many backgrounds, personal passions and disciplines.

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