Northrop Grumman Software Engineer 5 in Hill AFB, Utah

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security and freedom of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place you.

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, logistics and modernization, cyber security, and C4ISR to government and commercial customers. We operate in all 50 states and 25 countries with 65,000 employees who are committed to innovation, development, and discovery. Here at Northrop Grumman, we seek to deliver the value of performance by bringing the next generation of technology to life.

Our professionals live and breathe different perspectives here; we are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and well aware that the more ideas, backgrounds, opinions, and experiences we bring to our work, the stronger that work will be. Just as you would invest your time and hard work into our company, we focus on investing back into you through enriching professional experiences and high-quality learning and development opportunities. We want you to bring your whole self to work and for you to have meaningful connections with your coworkers, customers, and communities, while providing the best products, systems, and technologies to protect our world.

The Technology Services sector is currently hiring a Software Engineer at our Hill AFB, UT location. This role may include the following responsibilities and duties:

  • Designs, develops, documents, tests and debugs applications software and systems that contain logical and mathematical solutions.

  • Conducts multidisciplinary research and collaborates with equipment designers and/or hardware engineers in the planning, design, development, and utilization of electronic data processing systems for product and commercial software.

  • Determines computer user needs; analyzes system capabilities to resolve problems on program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques and controls; prepares operating instructions; designs and develops compilers and assemblers, utility programs, and operating systems.

  • Ensures software standards are met.

  • Applies extensive technical expertise, and has full knowledge of other related disciplines.

  • Able to communicate effectively and clearly present technical approaches and findings.

  • Develop technical solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity.

  • Work is performed without appreciable direction. Exercises considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignment. Completed work is reviewed from a relatively long- term perspective, for desired results.

  • Guides the successful completion of major programs and may function in a project leadership role.

  • May represent the organization as the prime technical contact on contracts and projects. Interacts with senior external personnel on significant technical matters often requiring coordination between organizations.

  • Develops computer systems specifications that address business requirements and that fit with the company's system architecture standards.

  • Establishes and documents system parameters and formats, ensures hardware and software systems compatibility and coordinates and/or modifies system parameters in terms of existing and projected computer capacity and capabilities.

  • Revises existing systems and procedures to correct deficiencies and maintain more effective data handling, conversion, input/output requirements, and storage.

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS or MS in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technologies, or Data Processing

  • 14+ Years of applicable experience with Bachelors in Science; 12+ Years with Masters; 9+ Years with PhD

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance

  • Software development experience such as: C, C++, Java, JavaScript, and JQuery, or other object oriented languages

  • Experience with an Agile Framework

  • Strong experience developing and troubleshooting applications

  • Experience with software design, code, test, and sustainment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Active Secret Clearance or higher

  • 5+ years progressive responsibility in providing technical leadership.

  • 5+ years recent ICBM experience.

  • Agile Certifications (Scrum Master, Product Owner, etc)

  • Technical certifications that support Software Development

  • Experience with CMMI and/or Six Sigma

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.