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Human Computer Interface Principal/Sr. Principal Software Engineer

Northrop Grumman | Redondo Beach CA 90278 USA | Full Time | Posted: 02/07/2020

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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.

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 Space Systems has a need for an SCI cleared Software Engineer to join a diverse team in Redondo Beach, CA.

The successful candidate will join the Consolidated Operations and Anomaly Support Team (COAST), in its Human Computer Interface (HCI) Subsystem of a ground systems software area for a large restricted program, performing development and support of operational software in adherence to project processes, meeting schedule, customer, and contractual obligations.

Candidate should be highly motivated with a strong passion for HCI user experience and problem solving to understand, design, code, and debug system anomalies, providing elegant and innovative solutions.

Position offers domestic and international travel opportunities.

This position can be filled at the Principal or Sr. Principal level.


Basic Qualifications of a Principal Software Engineer:
  • Bachelor's Degree with 5 years of related experience; Master's Degree with 3 years of related experience
  • Experience in C++ and/or Java Object-Oriented design and development
  • Active SCI Clearance or DoD Top Secret Clearance with current SSBI date

Basic Qualifications of a Sr. Principal Software Engineer:
  • Bachelor's Degree with 9 years of related experience; Master's Degree with 7 years of related experience
  • Experience in C++ and/or Java Object-Oriented design and development
  • Active SCI Clearance or DoD Top Secret Clearance with current SSBI date

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Math, Physics and/or Engineering
  • Coding and design experience of user interfaces
  • Experience in user experience design process
  • Ability to collaborate with subject matter experts to generate engineering artifacts for handoff to software development
  • Experience developing in a Linux environment using git tools
  • Previous in-depth knowledge of COAST software design and code

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 package will include the following:

  • Health Plan
  • Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off

Additional benefits

  • Education Assistance
  • Training and Development

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
Sec Clearances Top Secret (TS)

Location Maptop

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