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Northrop Grumman GBSD Software Engineer in Roy, Utah

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Software Engineer. This position will be located in Roy, UT and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here.

What you will get to do:

  • Derive and allocate requirements into detailed design

  • Design, develop and tests displays, controls and functionality

  • Design, develop and tests simulation software for use in high fidelity simulation based training systems; training systems may include a combination of console and weapon system simulations, virtual reality, and augmented reality

  • Design and develop artificial intelligence algorithms to tutor, assess and evaluate learner knowledge

  • Develop and maintain databases to monitor and analyze learner and system performance

  • Collaborate with Systems and Quality Engineers to ensure software requirements are met

  • Perform software peer reviews, version control, automated tests, software analysis, continuous integration, and continuous delivery in accordance with DevSecOps processes and best practices

  • Perform code quality management and corrects defects

  • Coordinate with HW/SW team to perform retests and regression tests once defects are corrected

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

  • 401k

  • Educational Assistance

  • Life Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

  • Paid Time Off

  • Health & Wellness Resources

  • Employee Discounts

This position's standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.



You'll bring these qualifications:

  • A minimum 2 years of related experience with a Bachelor's degree; 0 years with a Master's; or 6 years of related experience may be considered in lieu of a degree

  • Experience with full lifecycle software development

  • Experience with deployment automation tools such as chef, puppet or ansible

  • Experience with Java/C/C++ development and/or front-end web development including JavaScript Frameworks (Angular JS or React), HTML, and CSS

  • US Citizenship with an Active Secret Clearance or higher (awarded within the past 5 years)

  • Program Access Required to start

These qualifications would be nice to have:

  • US Citizenship with an Active Top Secret Clearance or higher (awarded within the past 5 years)

  • Familiarity with DevSecOps, continuous integration, and continuous delivery

  • Direct experience with build automation tools such as Jenkins, GoCD, Travis CI or Circle CI

  • Certification in Agile Discipline (CSM, PSM, PMI-ACP, SAFe Agilist, etc)

  • Experience in software systems development (have worked requirements in DOORs and translated those into detailed design documents and software code)

  • Experience implementing DevSecOps CI/CD Pipeline

  • Experience in DOORS

  • Working knowledge of Servant Leadership and possession of a Growth Mindset

  • Understanding the 3 ways of DevOps

  • Familiarity with distributed version control software (Git, Mercurial)

  • Experience with Linux and Windows operating systems

  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban, Extreme Programming), Scaling Agile - (SAFe, Scrum@Scale, DaD, etc)

  • Experience with working in a fast pace, agile environment with the ability to work on cross-function Scrum, or Scrum-Ban team focused on quality and capability delivery

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Engineering