Northrop Grumman Software Engineer 3 (Harrogate, UK) in International, United States
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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.
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems is seeking a highly qualified Software Engineer to support the Rushmore program located in North Yorkshire, England. The successful candidate must have software development experience and the ability to work in a structured configuration controlled environment. The candidate will provide support and maintenance for real-time software applications that are hosted on a broad range of networked computing systems.
Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:
Maintaining multiple operational software baselines
Integrating factory delivered software into operational baselines with care/deliberation to understand impacts
Investigation and diagnosis of unexpected system issues
Communicating with customer both verbally and in written form providing situational awareness and technical analysis of problems
Providing on-call 24/7 emergency anomaly response to collect diagnostic data and support restoration of operations
A comprehensive overseas compensation package is offered with this position
An initial 2-year tour commitment is required
Bachelor Degree in STEM field (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) with at least 5 years relevant experience; Master's Degree with 3 years relevant experience.
Previous experience installing, integrating and testing of software
3 + years Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) experience
Previous experience with troubleshooting and performing software analysis
Scripting and automation of administrative tasks
Proficiency using MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Ability to obtain CISSP or Security + certification
Current SSBI and ability to possess/retain SCI clearance with current SSBI and counter intelligence polygraph is required
Strong communication skills (written/verbal) and proven ability to work as a member of a diverse team
Previous experience installing, integrating and testing of software on operational systems
Previous experience with troubleshooting and performing software analysis on operational systems
Operational system anomaly response experience is a plus
Experience developing and maintaining C/C++/Java/Scripting software
LDAP/ X500 experience
VMS experience is a plus
Rushmore domain knowledge
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