Northrop Grumman Principal Software Engineer in Linthicum, Maryland
Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world's biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible.
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is currently seeking a Principal S/W Engineer to join our growing team of diverse professionals in our MS DesignOps (User Experience) organization. The preferred location for this position is on-site in Baltimore, Maryland, Rolling Meadows, Illinois, or San Diego, California but part-time or full-time teleworking may also be considered.
Summary of Role:
This role is an embedded position in the User Experience team which consists of UX Researchers, UX Designers and UX Engineers. The primary responsibility of this position will be to support the development of web-based tools, websites and demos on a cross-functional team. Responsibilities include:
Interface with requirements, and derive design from requirements
Develop and test user interfaces
Collaborate with team members as well as Engineering to ensure software requirements are met.
Perform software peer reviews, version control, automated tests, software analysis, continuous integration and continuous delivery in accordance with DevSecOps processes and best practices.
Strong understanding of Agile Development Processes
Strong commitment to Agile principles
General commitment to see other succeed
Willingness to learn new things and incorporate feedback
Collaborative team attitude
Willingness to develop junior team members
Innovative, problem-solving attitude
Desire to improve development practices and tools in a DoD environment
Ability to innovate within constraints and requirements
One of the following:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline and a minimum of 5 years' experience in web development/coding or related field
Master's degree in Computer Science or related discipline, and a minimum of 3 years' experience in web development/ coding or related field
9 years of years' experience in web development/ coding or related field in lieu of degree
3 + year of experience with Agile program management tools (JIRA) and/or agile development teams
3 + year of experience with DevSecOps, continuous integration and continuous delivery
Experience with version control software such as Git
Experience developing user interfaces that are ADA 508 compliant
Experience building responsive web applications
Experience developing mobile applications
Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance or higher
Must be able to travel as needed (up to 25% of the time)
Experience working with UX designers and researchers to build applications
Experience building user interfaces that comply with MIL-STD constraints
Experience with UX prototyping and design applications such as Axure, Sketch and InVision
Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud
Experiences with node.js, C# and java
Interest or experience in UI design patterns used in modern gaming, VR and AR
Basic understanding of Digital Engineering concepts
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.
Job Category : Engineering