Systems/Test Engineer 2
Northrop Grumman - Dahlgren, VA

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Systems/Test Engineer 2
                      Requisition ID : 13001063
                      Business Sector : Information Systems
                      Location : United States-Virginia-Dahlgren
                      US Citizenship Required for this Position : Yes
                      Relocation Assistance : No relocation assistance available
                      Clearance Type : Secret
                      Number of Openings : 1
                      Shift : 1st Shift

                      Description
                      Join Northrop Grumman and be a part of a team that supports the US Navy’s most complex weapon system. We are searching for an Aegis Test Engineers to support our NSWCDD customer in Dahlgren, Virginia.

                      The position requires in-depth and current knowledge of Aegis Combat System and operations. The candidate will act as a software test engineer and support a test team to perform software performance verification and integration, data analysis, and certification. Candidate must have experience in current Aegis Combat Systems operations with specific emphasis in the area of SPY-1 Radar operations and data analysis. Knowledge and experience in BMD baselines is a plus. The home office is located at Dahlgren, Va but testing and support can be conducted in Wallops Island, Va., Moorestown, NJ. and aboard US Navy ships home ported around the world and at sea . The position includes software test execution and data analysis, researching specifications and evaluation of test and analysis results.

                      Duties include :
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                      Support test team
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                      Support data analysis
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                      Develop and update test articles, test plans, data analysis documents, review weapon specifications.
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                      Support shipboard installations and testing. (inport and at-sea)
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                      Support the development or maintenance of integration plans, schedules and reports delivered to the customer.
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                      Work closely with IPTs and test teams to provide technical assessments and make recommendations of solutions
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                      Must exhibit a positive attitude, a high level of initiative, and must enjoy the challenge of bringing part of a fluid, high tempo, milestone driven organization.
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                      Travel requirements – average up to 25%
                      Qualifications
                      Basic Qualifications:
                      • Bachelor's degree and 2 years of testing experience.
                      • US citizenship; active Secret clearance
                      • Served aboard Aegis ship with recent systems and operations experience.
                      • Prior experience in Aegis data analysis
                      • Experience with combat systems and radar systems

                      • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

                      Preferred Qualifications:
                      • Enlisted Fire Controllman or Operational Specialists are ideal candidates.
                      • T&E backgrounds in other platforms is a plus

                      Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in aerospace, electronics, information systems and technical services to government and commercial customers worldwide.

                      Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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