Northrop Grumman Embedded Software Engineer 3 in Annapolis Junction, Maryland

How do cyber terrorists get past the industries best? They don't. There are too many of us fighting virtual threats, protecting enterprises and entire countries from large-scale attacks. From creating a citywide wireless network for our first responders, to protecting our nation from cyber threats, to building software-defined radios that change how our military communications, our Information Systems team helps life run smoothly and safely.

If you are the sort of person who loves a challenge and likes to be involved in serious organizational and software change -- Then what is happening in the Cyber Analytics Division is the place for you. This is without a doubt one of the most interesting and exciting times to join an organization like ours. The culture is one of excellence; team work, learning, delivered value and people. We are looking for people who love to learn and take initiative to really make this happen.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Embedded Software Engineer 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction, MD.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Embedded software development

Designs, develops, documents, tests and debugs applications software and systems

Develop and maintain engineering documentation




Basic Qualifications:

5 years of experience in software development/engineering, including requirements analysis, software development, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, maintenance, testing, and problem diagnosis/resolution.

Experience with Wireless technologies (Cell)

Experience with XML, Java, C, C++, Python, and web-based standards and technologies.

Experience with the Atlassian suite of software development and management products

Embedded software development

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with Object Oriented Analysis and Design and agile software development methods.

Experience with XML, Java, C, C++, Python, and web-based standards and technologies.

Experience with developing, modifying, maintaining and administrating relational databases. (Experience using Oracle, and specifically Oracle 12 is preferred.)

Experience with Linux operating systems (Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.x-7.x, Fedora, and CentOS 6.x and later are preferred.)

Experience with Windows Server operating Systems (Windows 2008 and later preferred).

Experience with virtual machines (e.g. VMware) and Docker software containers.

Experience with the Atlassian suite of software development and management products (e.g.Confluence, Jira) and Apache's Subversion control system.

Experience with automated software testing tools such as Test Director and Quality Center.

Experience with the Microsoft Office productivity suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, etc.)


Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required Four (4) years of additional software engineering experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.

Security Clearance: Active TS/SCI with Polygraph is required.

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.