Northrop Grumman Engineer Software 3 in Redondo Beach, California

Engineer Software 3

Requisition ID: 18004678

Location(s): United States-California-Redondo Beach

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

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 is seeking a highly motivated Software Engineer to join our F-35 software team based in Redondo Beach, CA. The successful candidate will join our existing team of software professionals who are developing world-class software in a structured environment to meet our customers’ high expectations. You will participate in all aspects of the software development lifecycle activities and the Agile process for the F-35 External Communications Software. This domain provides information broker services between aircrafts and other battlefield assets as well as distributes battlefield information internally to and from other avionics systems. Primary responsibilities will include review of External Communication requirements for completeness and understandability, detailed design, code, and testing of those requirements at the domain level as well as support of system and operational testing.

Additional responsibilities include:

Designs, develops, documents, tests and debugs applications software and systems that contain logical and mathematical solutions. Conducts multidisciplinary research and collaborates with equipment designers and/or hardware engineers in the planning, design, development, and utilization of electronic data processing systems for product and commercial software. Determines computer user needs; analyzes system capabilities to resolve problems on program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques and controls; prepares operating instructions; designs and develops compilers and assemblers, utility programs, and operating systems. Ensures software standards are met.

Basic Qualifications:

- Bachelors of Science in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or relevant technical discipline with at least 5 years of software development experience in embedded real-time software, or 3 years experience with a STEM Master's degree, OR a STEM PhD.

- Must be fluent in C Object-Oriented Design and Development

- Must have experience in using model driven development tool (e.g. Rhapsody) and real-time operating systems (e.g. Integrity, VxWorks)

- Must have US Citizenship

- Candidate must have an Active DoD Secret Clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain SAP

Preferred Qualifications:

- Candidate will be expected to have excellent communication and strong interpersonal skills

- Candidate will be expected to have excellent communication and strong interpersonal skills

- Familiarity with communication protocols, tactical data links (MIL-STD-188-220 and MIL-STD-6016)

- Experience in complete software development life-cycle and demonstrate knowledge of embedded systems

- Experience in the Agile process

- Experience in CMMI Level 5 processes

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.

Title: Engineer Software 3

Location: California-Redondo Beach

Requisition ID: 18004678