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Senior Principal Software Engineer

Northrop Grumman | Palmdale CA 93599 USA | Full Time | Posted: 05/29/2020

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Northrop Grumman Aeronautic Systems has an opening for a Senior Principal Software Engineer (Software Test Engineer Level 4) to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale, CA and will be in support of the SP-1 program.

The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels. Candidate must be comfortable in a lab environment and be able to collaborate closely with system engineers, hardware designers, and software engineers.

Essential Functions:
  • Analyze requirements allocated to computer software configuration items (CSCI).
  • Design, development, maintenance and execution of automated software tests for qualification of embedded software products


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in STEM field with 9+ of relevant experience OR; 7+ years of relevant experience with a Master's Degree OR; 4+ years of experience with a PhD.
  • Active DoD Top Secret and a background investigation within the scope of five years and be able to obtain and maintain program specific accesses if required.
  • Must have software test and debugging experience.
  • Must be able to apply extensive technical expertise
  • Must be able to work without appreciable direction.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related technical degree
  • Master's Degree in STEM related field
  • Experience coding in C/C++ or Python
  • Experience with modeling and simulation in a laboratory environment.
  • Current Program Access

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 Palmdale, CA, 93599, United States
Categories Engineering
Sec Clearances Top Secret (TS)

Location Maptop

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