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Software Engineer 3

Software Engineer 3

Job Description

Northrop Grumman is seeking a motivated Software Engineer to develop Flight and Test Software in our growing Restricted Space Systems business area.

Software includes: 1) infrastructure to interface between software and hardware components to test performance and functionality of product, 2) Command and Control flight software to control the payload components, and 3) Processing software that implements algorithms executed on the payload.

Flight Software opportunities include embedded development, real-time software, multi-threaded applications written in C++. VxWorks is the standard operating system.

Test Software opportunities include TCL, Python, and Java development for controlling test equipment to support integration and test activities.
This position is best suited to individuals who enjoy working in multi-disciplinary product teams, and are self-motivated to improve software quality and testing affordability.

Job Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

Top Secret clearance required. Must be able to obtain an SCI.

Languages/Skills: C++ required; Python/TCL a plus; embedded/multi-threaded application programming a plus

Experience with Software Development Lifecycle (Requirements, Design, Implementation and I & T)

Ability to collaborate within a team structure

Education – BS or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineer or other engineering based degree with 5 years of related experience (3 years with an MS)
Ability to do occasional travel

Preferred Qualifications:

Software architecture skills are a plus: Design Patterns, Object Oriented design with Artisan Studio
Operating Systems: VX Works OS highly desirable, Linux and Windows experience will be considered

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.

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 statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Engineering, Information Technology
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Defense - Aerospace
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 14014929
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Software Engineer 3

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