Northrop Grumman VMS Principal Software Engineer 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 Vehicle Management System Principal Software Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, Florida.
Work with the lead engineer and a team of software developers to establish and develop software products
Perform unit testing, integration testing, regression testing, and formal qualification testing in an agile software development environment
Document software problems and verify fixes
Design, document, and maintain software, test cases, test procedures, and automated software test in compliance with program functional, technical, and performance requirements
Troubleshoot and modify test tools and test scripts
Generate software operational data, perform data analysis, and develop documentation
Mentor junior engineers in engineering best practices
Though not required to start, this position will require the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret or Top Secret security clearance and Special Program Access within a reasonable amount of time as determined by the business to meet its business needs
We offer flexible work arrangements, great learning opportunities, exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers, and a very friendly team environment. We are looking for self-motivated, proactive, and goal-oriented people to help us grow our services and become even better at what we do.
Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 5 years of experience in software engineering OR
Master's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 3 years of experience in software engineering
PhD degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 0 years of experience in software engineering
Experience with C/C++ and Python
This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret or Top Secret clearance as well as Program Special Access within a reasonable period of time, as determined by the company to meet its business needs
An active, in-scope DoD Security Clearance at the Secret level with issue/reissue in the last 5 years and the ability to obtain and maintain a special program access clearance
Knowledgeable in high assurance software, flight critical software (DO-178), ARINC standards, CMMI (3-5), hardware/software interfaces, programming of embedded processor utilizing a Real Time Operating System (RTOS), real-time operating system (RTOS) real-time and post processing data analytics, object oriented programming, design patterns
Proficient in WindRiver VxWorks development environments
Experience with software/hardware integration
Experience with Air Worthiness certification process
Experience with Atlassian Tool Suite
Experience with Agile methodologies
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