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Northrop Grumman Software Engineer in Colorado Springs, Colorado

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 is hiring a software engineer experienced in software development to support the modeling and simulation of missile defense systems for the Advanced Mission Solutions (AMS) Operating Unit. The successful candidate will design, develop, test, document and integrate simulation products for the Generation of Threat Hypersonic and Advanced Missile Models (GOTHAMM) IRAD using C++ and/or C# programming languages on Windows operating systems. Responsibilities include:

  • Design and developing software to include innovative capabilities to existing products, as well as developing new products that support threat modeling and simulation

  • Interfacing with GOTHAMM customers to solicit requirements

  • Presenting technical briefings to GOTHAMM stakeholders


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline with at least 2 years of experience (0 years with a Masters)

  • Proficient in C++, C#, Java, or similar programming language

  • Strong understanding of object oriented software development

  • Must be able to work both independently and in a team environment

  • Must have strong written, verbal, and presentation communication skills

  • Currently have, or able to obtain, a DoD Secret Clearance.

Preferred Requirements:

  • Experience in engineering M&S systems using an optimistic and/or conservative discrete event simulation platform

  • Experience in agile software development methodologies like Scrum

  • Experience with JIRA and GIT

  • Knowledge/experience in several of the following: missile defense domain knowledge, user interface design, and modeling and simulation development.

Salary Minimum for Colorado location: $74,240

Salary Maximum for Colorado location: $111,360

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. 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. Learn about Northrop Grumman Total Rewards and Benefits.

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.

Job Category : Engineering