Sentinel (GBSD) Principal Software Engineer / Software Engineer - 2020-2

Location: Huntsville, AL (35824)
Company: Northrop Grumman
Salary: $74,900
Industry: IT
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 3 days ago
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. 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 look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Principal Software Engineer/Software Engineer. This position will be located in Huntsville, AL and will support the Sentinel (GBSD) program.

What You'll Get To Do:
Specific duties to include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Designs, develops, integrates and tests displays, controls and software functionality for use in high fidelity model-based system including a combination of Commercial-Off-The-Shelf (COTS) and original SW to provide system functionality.
  • Develops and maintains databases to monitor and analyze system performance
  • Collaborates with System, Test and Quality Engineers to ensure software requirements are met
  • Performs software peer reviews, version control, automated tests, software analysis, continuous integration, and continuous delivery in accordance with DevSecOps processes and best practices
  • Performs code quality management and corrects defects
  • Coordinates with HW/SW team to perform retests and regression test once defects are corrected
This position's standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off. This role may offer a competitive relocation assistance package.

Job Qualifications:
You'll Bring These Qualifications:
  • Software Engineer: Bachelor's Degree and 2 years of relevant experience; 0 Years with Masters or 4 additional years in lieu of a degree
  • Principal Software Engineer: Bachelor's Degree and 5 years of related software engineering experience, OR a Master's Degree and 3 years of related experience or 4 additional years in lieu of a degree
  • Current DoD Secret clearance or higher (adjudicated within the past 5 years) with ability to obtain PAR
  • Familiarity with DevSecOps, continuous integration, and continuous delivery
  • Ability to communicate technical information clearly to both technical and non-technical personnel
  • Ability to understand and interpret requirements
  • Demonstrated proficiency in analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Experience developing testing criteria to satisfy requirements
  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban, Extreme Programming), Scaled Agile Framework - SAFe for Lean Enterprises
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
  • Exposure to all parts of the Software Engineering Lifecycle
  • Experience writing automated tests
  • Experience with shell and/or python scripting
  • Security+ certification
  • Experience with Atlassian tools (JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket)
  • Experience with Dockerization and Container Management (Dockers and Kubernetes)
  • Knowledge of deployment automation tools such as chef, puppet or ansible
  • Basic experience level with working in a fast pace, agile environment with the ability to work on cross-function Scrum team focused on quality and capability delivery
  • Familiarity with COTS configuration and integration, Java/C/C+ development and/or front-end web development including JavaScript Frameworks (Angular JS or React), HTML, and CSS
  • Familiarity with distributed version control software (Git, Mercurial)
  • Experience with Linux and Windows operating systems
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
  • 401k
  • Educational Assistance
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
  • Paid Time Off
  • Health & Wellness Resources
  • Employee Discounts

Salary Range: $74,900 USD - $138,400 USD

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforcegov/contractors/.

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.

Web Reference : AJF/382589648-202
Posted Date : Wed, 05 Oct 2022

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