Principal Engineer Software - Software Assurance (Melbourne FL)Melbourne, FL

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.

If you want to put your talent, experience, and passions to use towards being part of something greater, you are in the right place.

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 is a part of everything we do and 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 Part Of History, They Are Making History.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Principal Software Engineer join our Strike team of qualified, diverse individuals in Melbourne, Florida, where we define possible.

Accomplish

You will be responsible for implementing software assurance policies and procedures, code reviews for security issues, supporting the software architecture to ensure security design patterns and good secure coding practices are implemented.

You will have the ability to take ownership of problems and drive to a solution, while working in a team environment. You will apply technical expertise in solving complex integrations problems. You will also interact with Program Management, external suppliers and/or government customers.

Succeed

The individual we seek will be self-motivated, proactive, goal-oriented to help us grow our services, become even better at what we do and will possess the following qualifications.

Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or related technical field from an accredited university with a minimum of 5 years' experience in Information Assurance and Software Development or a Masters degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or related technical field and 3 years of applicable experience

• Experience in a software/system security role

• Solid Experience using C++ in a Windows Environment

• Experience with software test/development, use of static code analysis, dynamic code analysis and fuzzing tools.

MUST HAVE a current and active DoD Secret security clearance.

• Ability to obtain (and maintain) special program access (SAP).

Preferred Qualifications:

• Strong organizational skills to handle multiple priorities.

• Excellent oral and written communication skills.

• Experience with Windows and Linux

• Experience with Coverity and/or Fortify

• Familiarity with the Atlassian tool suite

• Familiarity with the Agile software development process

• Any one of the following certifications is desirable: CISSP, CISM, CEH or CSSLP.

• Experience with networking basics.

• A current active SCI or Secret Special Program Access level clearance.

Thrive with Us

At Northrop Grumman we are invested in the growth and well-being off all our employees. We offer flexible work arrangements, phenomenal learning opportunities, exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers, and a very friendly team environment.

Our Total Rewards Program offers a comprehensive employee benefits package, including a Retirement and Savings Plan, group medical, dental and vision coverage, life and disability insurance, and flexible spending accounts.

We have Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) that provide benefits for the member, our leaders and the company. Our ERGs offer opportunities to be a friend, be active, be a volunteer, be a leader, to be recognized and to be yourself. Every ERG is inclusive of all employees!

If you are ready to join us in defining possible, apply now.

Salary Range: $92,600 - $139,000

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.