2019 Fall Co-op (Software & Digital/SW - Baltimore, MD)-19014865

Location: Baltimore
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Clearance Type: Secret
Number of Openings : 2
Shift : 1st Shift

Your opportunities for achievement are limitless with Northrop Grumman Mission Systems.


A co-op at Northrop Grumman is unique. Sure, youll learn new skills, explore our enterprise, network with experts, connect with thought leaders, and finish with a resume that opens doors. But youll gain something even more valuable: pride in what youve done. Join us and launch your career. Well support you with training, employee resource groups, and our shared vision of global security.


Northrup Grumman is seeking Software Engineers to join the Mission Systems Co-op Program. This position will be located in the Baltimore, MD area (locations include Linthicum, Annapolis and Sykesville, MD).


The qualified candidate will become part of Northrop Grummans Software & Digital Technologies department and have the opportunity to work on exciting projects such as Electronic Warfare, Radar, Space, and International systems. Work may focus on digital design (FPGA, ASIC, etc) and/or embedded software development. The selected candidate will work in a dynamic people-focused environment where he/she will interact with users, customers and other developers.


Roles and Responsibilities


- Full life cycle product development on a variety of architectures and target hardware platforms


- Applications include real-time sensor control, target class/detect/tracking, data acquisition and analysis, digital signal processing, networks and communications/security, intelligence data cross correlation, image processing, reverse

engineering, artificial intelligence, database management, GUI development, programmable logic device (PLD, CPLD, EPLD, FPGA) design, application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) design, and digital & mixed signal subsystem design


- Utilizing software engineering technologies such as Object Oriented Design/Programming, Client-Server Distributed Architectures, Service Oriented Architectures, C/C++, C#, Java, Java Enterprise Edition, Embedded Real-time

Development, Database Design, Web Technologies, .NET, and the Unix, Linux, Windows, VxWorks, and Mercury Operating Systems





Basic Qualifications: 


A candidate must meet ALL of the below criteria. The candidate must:


- Be a student who is enrolled full-time and pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree from an accredited college/university in a background in line with our MS Strategic Disciplines.

- Be available to work full-time during the 2019 fall semester

- Be able to register with their respective college/university co-op office

- Be able to obtain a U.S. Government security clearance (U.S. citizenship is a pre-requisite)

Preferred Qualifications: 


- Have an overall cumulative GPA of 3.70/4.0 or higher


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: 19014865

  Reasons to apply:

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like flexible work schedules, education assistance and paid time off.
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