Sr Principal Engr S/W

    Northrop Grumman
    Chandler, AZ
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

    Job Summary

    The successful candidate for this position will be responsible for the design and implementation of embedded software, simulation, and test tools through the full software life cycle for launch vehicles. This includes the development of software requirement specifications and design documentation as well as participating in software process activities including peer reviews, integration testing, and configuration management. The candidate may also work in conjunction with a software project manager to develop schedules, track progress, lead a development team, and support internal and external program and customer meetings. The ideal candidate shall possess a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering with a minimum of 10 years of experience.

    U.S. Citizen and the ability to obtain a security clearance is also required. Candidates should have experience with large real-time embedded systems and the full software development lifecycle. Experience with software project management is a plus.


    Qualifications :

    Basic Qualifications:
    9 Years with Bachelors in Science; 7 Years with Masters; 4 Years with PhD.

    Object Oriented (OO) software development experience with the C++ programming language
    Experience in embedded real-time software development, debug and test
    Experience with real time operating systems (RTOS) environments including VxWorks, Integrity, LynxOS or other equivalent RTOS
    Proficient written and verbal communication skills
    Experience with full software development lifecycle

    Preferred Qualifications:

    Experience with PowerPC processors (PPC 750, 8260 & 8280)
    Interrupt Service Routine, Device Driver, and chip level software development and debugging experience
    Working knowledge of hardware/software analysis tools (debuggers, logic analyzers, oscilloscopes, emulators, etc)
    Proficiency with Linux and Linux based software development tools
    Familiarity with DOORS (Requirement Management System), Rational Rose

    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.

    Posting ID: 552776498Posted: 2020-05-21