Staff Java Software Engineer-19023733

Location: Annapolis Junction
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: No
Clearance Type: Polygraph
Number of Openings : 5
Shift : 1st Shift

Are you ready to leverage your security clearance, knowledge and technical experience in a new role

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 Cyber Java Software Engineers to support faced-paced cutting edge programs ensuring national security and defense. The positions are located in the Annapolis Junction, MD greater area.

This position represents immediate opportunities across multiple programs. Though each program has specific labor categories which must be met prior to placement, all candidates must minimally meet the knowledge, skills and abilities listed below.






Basic Qualifications:


Education: Bachelors 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 bachelors degree.


14+ years of experience with Software Engineering in environments with similar software processes
Experience with programming languages such as Java and/or C/C++
Development experience on Linux OS
Scripting such as BASH, Python, Perl and/or Groovy
Development processes such as Agile/Scrum and/or Kanban
Familiarity with CM tools such as Jira, Git and/or Subversion

Security: Active TS/SCI w/Polygraph is required

Preferred Qualifications:
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:
NiFi experience is highly desired
UI/UX such as Javascript, AngularJS, HTML, Ruby and/or Groovy
IDE such as Eclipse and/or IntelliJ
Machine Learning
ELK Stack
Waterfall development 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.

Job ID: 19023733

What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  1. Develop critical mission capabilities for national security
  2. Work with innovative technologies (e.g., Cloud, AI, ML, Data Analytics, Dataflow, Reverse Engineering, Site Reliability Engineering, DevOps)
  3. Rotate in different software developer positions that provide diverse experiences, career development and leadership opportunities
Polygraph Required
No - Teleworking not available for this position