Engineer Software

    Northrop Grumman
    Colorado springs, CO
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    Northrop Grumman is seeking a Software Engineer 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located at the NG COSP site, in Colorado Springs, CO.


    Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, cybersecurity, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide.

    At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

    Northrop Grumman's Space Systems Sector organization is seeking applicants for a position on the Sustainment and Modernization of Radars (SMORS) program.

    The engineer selected to this position will:
    • Have an understanding of Agile principles.
    • Have an understanding of Scaled Agile Framework.
    • Have experience working on an Agile team.
    • Provide support to the PARCS DevOps Environment.
    • Participate in software implementation to include static code analysis, unit-level testing and documentation.
    • Perform/support rapid software defect root cause analysis and solution development.
    • Position may require up to 25% travel.
    Position Summary / Responsibilities
    Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems. Analyses are performed at all levels of total system product to include: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal. Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints. Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.

    Qualifications :

    Basic Qualifications:
    • Bachelor's degree in software engineering, computer science or related discipline from an accredited college.
    • 2 Years with Bachelors in Science; 0 Years with Masters.
    • Experience developing real-time Object-Oriented Software architectures, with C++ and/or Java, preferable to have experience with both.
    • Experience with full Agile lifecycle experience.
    • Position requires U.S. Citizenship.
    • Must be able to obtain a DoD Secret security clearance.
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Active DoD Secret security clearance.
    • Able to deliver successful results based on general objectives with minimal guidance.
    • Experience with software defect root cause analysis and solution development.
    • Familiarity with Missile Defense, Missile Warning and Space Situational Awareness missions.
    • Familiarity with Phased Array Radar technology.
    • Experience utilizing model based systems engineering and software design methodologies (SYSML/UML).
    • Familiarity with Perimeter Acquisition Radar Attack Characterization System (PARCS) technology and programs.
    • Familiarity with the PARCS Mission Data Processor.
    • Experience in the use of Atlassian tools.
    • Knowledge of Microsoft Windows, RedHat Linux, and Solaris operating systems.
    • Experience developing network based applications in a pub/sub or messaging environment.
    • Experience with Real Time Operating systems.
    • Experience with Emulation/Virtualization technologies.
    • Experience with Configuration Management and the ability to create install packages and deployment techniques.
    • Experience with applied automated testing techniques including unit and integration testing.
    • Ability to debug and trace existing baseline for system troubleshooting and impact analysis.
    • Understanding of standard software development lifecycle and supporting technical stack.
    • Able to work in a group environment.
    • Ability to efficiently and independently multi-task in an extremely demanding and deadline-driven environment.
    • Strong organization skills and an ability to prioritize assigned work in order to meet deadlines.
    • Detail-oriented with good written and verbal communication skills.
    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.

    Posting ID: 552779252Posted: 2020-05-21