Northrop Grumman Software Engineer 2 in Melbourne, Florida

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 has an opening for a Software Engineer 2 Secure Systems to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, Florida.

Essential Functions:

The Software Engineer will work with a team of software, systems, and cybersecurity engineers to modify/maintain a multi-level security (MLS) system compliant with applicable standards. In addition to developing the Operational Flight Program (OFP), the engineer will also configure/modify the operating system in order to provide the necessary architecture to support the MLS system.

The Software Engineer will develop, modify and maintain customized or standardized applications using software engineering best practices and standards, and participate in the full life-cycle of software development, to include requirements development, modeling and design, application development, unit to CSCI testing, integration, formal system testing, release, installation, and maintenance. The candidate will interface on occasion with the customer and excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills are required.

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Basic Qualifications :

  • Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 2 years of software engineering experience OR

  • Master's Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university

  • Experience developing software / writing code in C/C++, Javaor Ada

  • Moderate experience working with Linux operating system

  • An active in-scope DoD InterimSecret orSecret clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Electrical Engineering

  • Familiarity with Agile software development process

  • Eclipse or other integrated development environment (IDE)

  • Experience interacting and/or modifying SELinux systems

  • Experience implementing Multi-Level Security (MLS) systems

  • Advanced knowledge of RHEL/RedHat Linux or other secure operating system

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface with all levels of employees and management

  • Active, In-scope DoD Top Secret or SCI clearance

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.