Northrop Grumman Engineer Software 1 in East Hartford, Connecticut

AOA Xinetics(AOX), a Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems(NGAS) strategic business unit, is currently seeking an entry level software engineer to work on our controls and hardware based applications at our East Hartford, CT location.

Our Software Engineers are an integral part of multi-discipline teams of engineers and scientists who design and implement software solutions for a variety of hardware focused, control, distributed, and data driven software projects. As a junior resource on our software engineering team, candidates should have internships, academic projects, course work, or other experience in software and/or embedded systems design concepts or methodologies. They should be able to demonstrate the ability to learn and grow as a team member supporting software design, integration, and documentation.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Collaborating with senior software engineers, electrical engineers, and other engineering disciplines in support of software and distributed systems for hardware oriented embedded and user interface software applications.

  • Supporting embedded software development for ARM, Xilinx, and/or MicroChip microprocessor applications.

  • Developing proficiency with source code control and issue tracking methodologies and tools.

  • Contributing to problem solving and troubleshooting efforts of software integration efforts.

  • Completing tasks according to schedule, budget, cost, and design objectives provided by senior engineers.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in software engineering and related course work, projects, internship, or co-op experience with:

o Realtime operating systems

o Distributed software systems

o Embedded software using C/C++ for ARM or FPGA processors

o GUI software for Windows computers using Microsoft Windows Visual Studio and/or .NET tools and languages

o Ethernet, Serial, or USB communications

o Source code control and issue tracking methodologies and tools.

  • Good verbal and written communications skills related to technical approaches, designs, interfaces, and status.

  • Valid U.S. Drivers License.

  • US Citizenship is a bona find requirement as applicants selected are subject to a government security investigation.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with KEIL or STM Cube development tools for the ARM microprocessor.

  • Familiarity with Motor contol applications.

  • Familiarity with PID loop applications.

  • Possess a current TS clearance and/or SSBI.

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