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Staff Software Engineer

Northrop Grumman | Redondo Beach CA 90278 USA | Full Time | Posted: 06/21/2019

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At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

No matter the assignment, Northrop Grumman is committed to being a leader in Cyber, Logistics and Modernization, Autonomous Systems, C4ISR, and Strike. For us, it's about more than just performing. It means realizing the values that define us: responsibility, trust, integrity and protecting freedom worldwide. These values inspire and unite our people- who make everything we do possible.

The Engineering and Sciences (E&S) organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission!

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking an experienced Software Engineer to join our diverse team, working on Restricted Program in software development.

This position will be located in Redondo Beach, CA.

As a Staff Software Engineer, the individual will plan for each phase of the project with the different project disciplines: System Engineering, Software Development, Integration, Test, and Logistics. In this role, the individual will work with Mission Assurance, Safety, and Information Assurance to implement quality control checks, ensure the safety, effectiveness, and reliability of the system.

Responsibilities will include evaluation of costs, considering trade-offs between resources, communicating with stakeholders, customers, and management, resolving tasking conflicts between interdisciplinary team members, coordinating activities of definition and configuration control, and verifying availability and suitability of technologies to assure development of the project. The position requires strong foundational background in computer science, mission planning, as well as experience with various development languages and environments.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) discipline with 14 years of software engineering experience; Master's degree in a STEM discipline with 12 years of software engineering experience
  • Experience developing enterprise solutions in Java
  • Experience in one or more of the following is required: object oriented programming, design patterns, middleware technologies (e.g., DDS, ActiveMQ), application servers (e.g., GlassFish, WebLogic, JBoss, etc), data grid technologies.
  • Experience required with integrating software from third party sources
  • Familiar with Agile software development practices
  • Active Top Secret security clearance with ability to obtain special program access by start date

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with NASA World Wind, JavaFX, JMS and SOAP.
  • Experience with Mission Planning and/or Command and Control (C2).
  • Experience with UI development using HTML, Spring Web Flow, JSF, and RichFaces
  • Experience desired in, Hibernate, Spring, continuous integration, EJBs, or JAXB, and/or data transfer technologies (e.g., UDT, FFT, etc).

What We Can Offer You:

Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your benefits will include the following:

  • Health Plan
  • Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off

Additional benefits

  • Education Assistance
  • Training and Development
  • 9/80 Schedule

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 Redondo Beach, CA, 90278, United States
Categories Engineering

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