Northrop Grumman Principal Software Engineer in Melbourne, Florida
In the Mission Systems sector, you'll join our experts in developing systems that keep our world safe. We are looking for a Software Engineer to troubleshoot/resolve problems in existing radar systems, develop new capabilities, integrate SW cards and port a software application to Windows 10.
The position supports Engineering & Sciences organizational goals to meet the current and future needs of the programs and technologies within the sector portfolio with the opportunity to grow and work with a team of engineers with an abundance of subject matter expert knowledge and directly impact the success of an important mission. This role will help foster the establishment and maintenance of a world class Software and Digital Technologies organization in Melbourne, FL.
The selected candidate will join the team in a strong matrix organization, collaborating with peers across the organization. The successful candidate will clearly demonstrate strong leadership skills to achieve sustainable top performance. He/she will have a track record as an effective communicator and problem solver who is able to develop and maintain good working relationships with internal and external stakeholders. This candidate will demonstrate a commitment to ethics and integrity, and the capability to innovate while challenging traditional ways of doing business. The candidate must work well with the systems and software engineers to improve the reliability of the system and supporting tools.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Troubleshooting/resolving problems in existing radar systems, developing new capabilities, and porting a software application to Windows 10.
Analysis and implementation of software change requests as they pertain to the software developed in C/C++.
Resolve technically challenging issues and proactively evolve the software.
Diagnose problems encountered during application integration among products and address fixes/enhancements according to prescribed program processes.
Bachelors of Science in Engineering, Computer Science or other STEM discipline, with 5 years of relevant experience in engineering development projects OR- Master's degree in STEM, with 3 years of relevant experience in engineering development projects
Experience in C/C+ Experience in applying engineering disciplines to real world activities/systems.
Experience in the design, implementation and delivery of sophisticated software systems in stages of the Software Development Life Cycle
Excellent written and verbal communication skills and attention to detail
Demonstrated proficiency in computer use including typical office applications; working familiarity with standard modern engineering development tools and processes
US Citizenship is required with anactive DoD Interim Secret or higherclearance.
Master of Science in Engineering or other STEM discipline
Security+, CSSIP or CSSLP certification
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