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Staff Cyber Sftwr Engr

Northrop Grumman | Annapolis Junction MD 20701 USA | Full Time | Posted: 07/12/2019

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Adversaries, cybercriminals and cyber terrorists, are working every hour of every day to develop new means to compromise networks, to seize valuable intellectual property and personal data, and to gain an advantage on the digital battlefield. At Northrop Grumman, our mission is to see to it that they fail. Speed, stealth and precision - keys to controlling the physical domains of land, sea, air and space are imperatives in controlling the cyber domain. Our talented employees make advances every day based on these imperatives and are committed to providing the most advanced protection for our customers against the rapidly evolving cyber threat spectrum. Our company is trusted with securing some of the most high-risk systems and continues to be the trusted provider of mission enabled solutions for the security or our nation and allies. This is without a doubt one of the most exciting times to join our team. So come join us and experience the value of performance.
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking multiple Software Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction, MD.

Roles and Responsibilities:
Work as a software developer & integrator as part of development team, which utilizes a diverse, dynamic workforce, including many experts in their fields. Specific duties include:

Responsible for performing development, integration, test and documentation duties to ensure proper operation of hardware and software platforms.
Integrate a wide variety of applications from various sources, integrate and ensure that they meet performance standard for stability and resource utilization.
Develop software as necessary to integrate between components, perform new capabilities, to facilitate testing, etc.
Adhere to accepted standards for development, including writing unit tests, which provide a high percentage of code coverage, participating in peer code reviews, conducting design reviews, and generating test plans to ensure maximum stability and quality of code.
Candidates must have programming skills in VHDL, C, C++, proficiency in Linux, good software development skills and be comfortable with low-level hardware.
Working knowledge of development, test & configuration management tools is a plus.
Candidates must have good interpersonal, organizational and communication skills.
Applicants must have experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint.


Basic Qualifications:
Minimum knowledge, skills, abilities needed.
14 years of experience as an software engineer
5+ years' experience writing both RTL and test bench code using VHDL
Experience with object oriented programming with C++
Experience developing in a Linux environment
Demonstrate knowledge of SDH, Ethernet and OTN protocols including the physical PCS and MAC layers
Experience with writing and understanding make files and GNU Make
Experience with writing and using BASH Scripts of moderate complexity
Experience with using Git for source control

Education: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of additional software engineering experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.

Security Clearance: Must have active TS/SCI w/Poly Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:
Candidates with these skills will be given preferential consideration.
20 years of experience as an software engineer
Knowledge SIGINT mission systems
Experience with Agile Methodology

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.

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Location Annapolis Junction, MD, 20701, United States
Categories Computer Software

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