Staff Engineer Electronics

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.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Senior Electronics Engineer 5 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale CA

The selected candidate will be responsible for integrating and testing software/hardware systems in complex IT systems. The selected candidate will be working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment working closely with other engineers and technicians in a lab environment.

Essential Functions:
* Developing engineering documentation for system configuration
* Executing engineering projects on schedule.
* Will also act as a Team Lead
* Collaborate with engineers to generate and redline documented procedures and troubleshoot.
* Candidate should have good coordination, planning, and documentation skills.
* Implement engineering changes to the system as required

The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels.
Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) discipline from an accredited university With 14 years of experience in a STEM with a Bachelor's Degree or 12 years with a Master's Degree.

Active DoD Top Secret Clearance with a background investigation completed within the last six years with the ability to obtain program access

Must have the ability to obtain Special Program Access

Preferred Qualifications:
Master's degree
Special Program Access
Ability to develop and maintain Microsoft PowerShell scripts
Ability to develop and maintain Bash and Python scripts
Ability to develop and maintain Microsoft Group Policies
Familiarity with storage systems and basic networking
Familiarity with version control and SVN
Ability to author and maintain technical installation, configuration, and update procedures
Ability to document and maintain system configurations
Ability to engineer and Test new technical solutions in lab environments
Ability to design and implement VMware high-availability virtualized infrastructures
Ability to maintain COTS Hardware and Software configuration matrix
Ability to script deployments of Microsoft Windows Server and Workstation operating systems
Ability to script deployments of Solaris 10 and 11 operating systems
Ability to automate installation of COTS software
Ability to engineer solutions to address new technical requirements and/or bug fixes
Ability to implement engineering changes to the system as required
Ability to maintain compatibility with existing architectures when implementing system enhancements
Ability to release CM controlled documentation, scripts, and COTS software media
Experience with the following technologies also desired:
Solaris 10 and 11, Oracle OEM
Microsoft Windows Server, Microsoft Windows, Active Directory, Windows Server Update Services
VMware ESXi, VMware vCenter
Experience with the following technologies would be helpful:
Sphinx, reST, Python, YAML, Jinja

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 most positions.

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