Software Engineer/Principal Software Engineer

    Northrop Grumman
    Melbourne, FL
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    This requisition may be filled at either a Software Engineer OR a Principal Software Engineer Level

    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 Software Engineer/ Principal Software Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, Florida.

    Essential Functions:

    This position will develop, modify, and maintain customized or standardized Electronics Warfare Systems (EWS) applications using software engineering best practices and standards.
    • Design, develop, test, and deliver software according to requirements
    • Participate in the full software lifecycle
    • Adhere to Agile practices and DevOps operations
    • Understand interfaces, functions, and features of the target subsystem
    • Interface with stakeholders and system integrators
    • Although not required to start, this position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret or Top Secret clearance as well as Program Special Access within a reasonable amount of time as determined by the company to meet its business needs
    We offer flexible work arrangements, great learning opportunities, exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers, and a very friendly team environment. We are looking for self-motivated, proactive, and goal-oriented people to help us grow our services and become even better at what we do.


    Qualifications :

    Basic Qualifications: This requisition may be filled at either a Software Engineer OR a Principal Software Engineer Level

    Basic Qualifications for a Software Engineer:
    • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 2 years of experience in software engineering OR
    • Master's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 0 years of experience in software engineering
    • Experience developing software/writing code in C/C++
    • This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret or Top Secret clearance as well as Program Special Access within a reasonable amount of time as determined by the company to meet its business needs
    Basic Qualification for a Principal Software Engineer:
    • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 5 years of experience in software engineering OR
    • Master's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 3 years of experience in software engineering OR
    • PhD in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 0 years of experience in software engineering
    • Experience developing software/writing code in C/C++
    • This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret or Top Secret clearance as well as Program Special Access within a reasonable amount of time as determined by the company to meet its business needs
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Accredited degree in computer engineering, computer science, or electrical engineering
    • Familiarity with Rhapsody, Eclipse, Git, Atlassian Tools (Jira, Bitbucket, Confluence, Crucible, Bamboo, etc.)
    • Familiarity with the Agile software development process
    • Familiarity with DevOps operations
    • Knowledge of Linux systems with basic commands
    • Experience in Electronics Warfare Systems (EWS)
    • Experience with Open Mission Systems (OMS)
    • An active, in-scope DoD Secret or Top Secret security clearance
    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: 552780649Posted: 2020-05-21