Northrop Grumman Java Software Engineer 2 in Fort Meade, Maryland

Java Software Engineer 2

Requisition ID: 17008187

Location(s): United States-Maryland-Fort Meade

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: No

How do cyber terrorists get past the industry’s 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 and Intelligence Mission Solutions 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 seekingJava Software Engineers to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction, MD

The Java Software Engineerwill be responsible for the design and implementation of Cryptographic Key Generation software projects. Candidates will receive and analyze functional requirements to derive software requirements; design the software; implement the software in JAVA and develop and execute software tests prior to delivery for system integration testing.Candidate will provide specific crypto key generation project knowledge to the system integration team, as needed, and resolve problems identified by the system integration tests.

Working in a team environment, candidate will participate in peer reviews at every phase and implement appropriate changes before proceeding to the next phase. Candidate will produce monthly and weekly status reports, and may be asked to provide technical expertise to more junior team members.

Upon arrival on the program, the candidate will undergo 3-4 weeks of project specific training, to become familiar with the tools and development environment.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or similar field and 2 years of related work experience or Masters Degree and 0 years of related work experience.

Must have an active TS/SCI Clearance with Polygraph

JAVA development experience

Experience across software development life cycle

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with IBM Rational tools, MS Office

Experience in waterfall development methodology

Knowledge of cryptography


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.

Title: Java Software Engineer 2

Location: Maryland-Fort Meade

Requisition ID: 17008187