Systems Verification and Validation Engineer
Northrop Grumman Sperry Marine
Barkingside, Greater London, United Kingdom
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Engineering
We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Systems V&VEngineer to help drive our Commercial platforms Testing. The role willbe mainly focused on the Integration, Verification and Validationactivities of our Radar and ECDIS Product lines. The ideal candidate will be:
• Experienced in developing, and carrying out testing on complex systems comprising software and hardware
• Hands on tester who is at ease setting up both hardware and software test environments
• Results orientated, understand how they can help deliver to schedule and budget.
•To help drive continuous improvement of our Test process' and procedures
•To Work with our Hamburg Teams to ensure we share best practice across both sites
•To design and document appropriate testing for both manual and automated testing
•To carry out Integration, verification and Validation testing of Radar and ECDIS Systems
•To develop and run automated test scripts
•To carry out investigation of defects and to provide feedback to the development team using our defect tracking tool
•Occasional travel both within the UK and further afield
Skills & Experience
•Degree in a technical subject, equivalent qualification (e.g.HND) or experience.
•Strong experience of System Engineering Verification andValidation
•Understanding of Verification and Validation for Softwareprojects.
•Experience of automated test scripting (in Python orSimilar)
•Good written and oral communication skills.
•Ability to learn and assimilate new technical information quickly andthoroughly.
•Experience of Agile development and testing usingScrum.
•Use of Atlassian toolset (JIRA, Confluence and Bamboo).
•Knowledgeof Marine Type Approval
•Knowledge of Marine Products (specifically Radar andECDIS)
•Experience of testing in a safety critical or regulated industry(E.g. Aerospace, Rail, etc.)
•Experience with testing to IEC Standards
Please note, all of our roles requiresuccessful candidates to undergo and maintain a Baseline PersonnelSecurity Standard and/or United Kingdom Security Vetting (UKSV) toobtain a Security Check (SC) without restrictions. Please note that inthe event that the required clearance cannot be obtained you may not beeligible for the role and/or any offer of employment may be withdrawn ongrounds of national security.
With over 100 years of history and expertise in navigation, we have established ourself as a major global provider of navigation solutions, including radars, compass systems, steering systems, speed logs, integrated bridge and control systems. We take pride in our commitment to provide 24/7support to all of our customers.
Our company grows because of our employees' dedication and commitment to achieving our mission, something we always remember. In return for working for us you will have access to a benefits package that provides you with flexibility to balance your professional career with your personal life, health & well-being benefits, discount schemes, pension benefits and investment in your future development.
We are committed to equality and diversity in our workplace. Northrop Grumman Sperry Marine provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to an individual's protected status, including race, ethnic origin, colour, nationality, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender, gender identity/expression, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, marriage/civil partnership, pregnancy/maternity, religion or belief, creed, age, disability, genetic information, or any other protected status or characteristic.