1+ months

Principal Software Engineer

Northrop Grumman
Melbourne, FL 32912
US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION: Yes

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available

CLEARANCE TYPE: Top Secret

TRAVEL: Yes, 10% of the Time

**Description**

Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our worlds biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a **Principal Software Engineer** to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in **Melbourne, Florida** .

**Essential Functions:**

+ Designs, develops, documents, tests, and debugs applications software and systems that contain logical and mathematical solutions
+ Conducts multidisciplinary research and collaborates with equipment designers and/or hardware engineers in the planning, design, development, and utilization of electronic data processing systems for product and commercial software
+ Determines computer uses needs; analyzes system capabilities to resolve problems on program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques and control
+ Designs and develops compilers and assemblers, utility programs, and operating systems
+ Ensures software standards are met
+ This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD 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

**Contingency:** Position is contingent on Program Award and having an In-scope DoD Secret clearance

**Basic Qualifications** **:**

+ Bachelors degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university with at least 5-years of experience in software engineering OR Masters degree in (STEM) from an accredited university with at least 3-years of experience in software engineering OR a PhD degree in (STEM) from an accredited university
+ Experience developing software/writing code in C/C++ OR Java
+ An active In-scope DoD Secret clearance (to apply & start)
+ This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Top Secret clearance as well as Program Special Access and SCI within a reasonable amount of time as determined by the company to meet its business needs

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Experience in object oriented analysis and design
+ Experience with integrating software and hardware
+ Experience with Open Mission Systems (OMS) architecture and standards
+ Experience with linux/unix operating systems
+ Experience with Agile software development and Atlassian tools (JIRA, Confluence, BitBucket, Bamboo, Fisheye, etc)
+ Experience with Cameo modeling for software design
+ An active, In-scope DoD Secret or Top Secret security clearance with SCI

Salary Range: $87,400.00 - $131,200.00

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.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

We are a pioneering company.

With careers across all areas: air, cyber, land, sea and space our 90,000 employees work as one to defend and define the future. Northrop Grumman careers and internships are as varied as your interests, with a lifetime of potential that will give you every opportunity to do your best work. Working together with people from many backgrounds, personal passions and disciplines, we share a drive to push the boundaries of science, technology and engineering to meet the ever evolving needs of our customers worldwide.

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Posted: 2021-09-02 Expires: 2021-11-01

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