Engineer Systems Test 2




Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Engineer Systems Test 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Patuxent, MD.

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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.

As a member of the Triton Integrated Test Team, work with the Navy and assist senior engineers to develop, prepare, and modify ground and flight test plans, assist with developing flight profiles and develop ground and flight test cards. This position will assist with the coordination of schedules and resources for completing ground and flight tests.

Additional duties supporting Mission Systems lead, working with customer to prepare amendments to Mission Systems test plans, develop Mission Systems test cards, conduct Mission Systems analysis and prepare reports.

Synthesizes customer contractual needs and requirements into system test solutions that acknowledges technical, schedule and cost constraints. Develops and directs preparation and execution of comprehensive test plans, procedures and schedules for completing systems. Coordinates integrated testing activities. Reviews and evaluates test requirements to insure completeness of test program. Performs technical analysis of complete systems and prepares comprehensive system level evaluations. Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills as well as oral/written communication skills are required. Must be willing to work a flexible work schedule that may include extended shifts, weekends and holidays.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in STEM with two year's engineering experience
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret DoD security clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to work plane side both indoors and outside.
  • Experience conducting unmanned air vehicle flight test
  • Degree in Electrical or Aerospace Engineering
  • Experience with Navy Test Planning Processes highly desired .


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.


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