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.
Do you like rockets? Are you interested in the future of the aerospace market? This is a great opportunity for a dynamic individual interested in performing and leading software development for target rocket systems. Come be a part of a team developing flight software solutions that contribute the nation's security.
The Software Engineering team is hiring for a Software Engineer Lead position located in Chandler, AZ.
The successful candidate will help oversee a software development team, track progress, develop staffing plans and schedules, generate status and metrics, and support internal and external program and customer meetings for successful completion of the overall software project.
Candidates must have experience with real-time embedded systems and the full software development lifecycle.
Bachelor's Degree in STEM discipline (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) with 14 years of related engineering experience or Master's Degree and 12 years of related engineering experience, or Ph.D. and 9 years of related engineering experience
Ability to obtain Secret security clearance
Experience with software project leadership
Object Oriented (OO) software development experience
Experience in embedded real-time software development, debug and test
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Degree in Computer Engineering
Active Secret Clearance
Proficiency with Linux and Linux based software development tools
Experience with real time operating systems (RTOS) environments including LynxOS, VxWorks, Integrity or other equivalent RTOS
Familiarity with DOORS (Requirement Management System), Jira, BitBucket, Confluence
Experience with space craft or launch systems software development
Salary Range: $139,000 - $208,600
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.saferfederalworkforce.gov/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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
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