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Principal Software Engineer

Northrop Grumman | Melbourne FL 32901 USA | Full Time | Posted: 12/06/2019

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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 Principal Software Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, Florida.

The Common Open Mission System Architecture group is seeking a software test engineer for Subsystem CSCI Testing and Integration support in an Agile Software development environment. This position requires excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to interface with a multidisciplinary Integrated Product Team. Candidate must be able to build automated tests using python to conduct incremental component level testing and integration of product functionality.

Responsibilities will also include:

* Reviewing, interpreting and analyzing formal and informal requirements

* Creating Test Plans and Procedures that acknowledge technical and schedule constraints

* Executing Test Procedures to ensure requirements compliance

* Supporting development, integration, and execution of test pass/fail quantitative metrics

* Performing troubleshooting as required

* Documenting Test results and creating Test Reports as needed

* Writing Defects and Software discrepancies

* Performing Component to Component Integration

The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels.


Basic Qualifications:

* Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline with 5+ years (Master's with 3+ years) relevant experience

* Ability to obtain DoD Secret clearance and Special Program access

* Experience writing Test Scripts, integrating and testing software subsystems into systems

Preferred Qualifications:

* Bachelors or Master's degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Electrical Engineering

* Experience with scripting Python

* Familiarity with testing and integrating safety critical systems (C/C++ software)

* Familiarity with software development tools such as Git, CMake, VectorCAST, and Eclipse

* Knowledge of Linux systems and basic commands

* Familiarity with Atlassian tool suite with add-ons like Jira and confluence

* Familiarity with Agile SW development process

* Familiarity with Hardware Software Compatibility matrix process

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 Melbourne, FL, 32901, United States
Categories Engineering

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