Staff S/W Development Analyst-19015488

Location: Springfield
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: No
Clearance Type: Other
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies If so, then Northrop Grumman is the place for you. As a leading global security company, we provide innovative systems, products and solutions to our customers worldwide. We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas, understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our workforce we look for people that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.


Northrop Grumman is seeking motivated professionals to join our team as a Senior Software Development Analyst. This position will be located in Springfield, VA.


Put your years of experience into a future of excellence...the qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's team to support the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Passenger Systems Program Directorate (PSPD) suite of computer and automated software applications. CBP PSPD supports a broad range of complex business systems which

are instrumental to the CBP mission of securing our borders while facilitating legitimate trade and travel.

- Support the Agile process using SCRUM methodology and Jira

- Work with the customer and users to elicit and gather requirements

- Provide business area and technical expertise to management and stakeholders to facilitate planning, set direction, define business initiatives, and develop solutions to business information systems needs and requirements.

- Possess excellent communication and writing skills,

- Must be able to meet deadlines consistently with high quality products.

Some travel to customer sites may be required.



Basic Qualifications: 

14 Years with Bachelors; 12 Years with Masters; 9 Years with PhD (An additional 4 years experience acceptable in lieu of a Bachelor's Degree)

- Must have a working knowledge of writing functional, technical and performance requirements in software development environment

This role will require hands on technical and analytical skills, with prior experience designing, developing and/or maintaining enterprise level software solutions

Experience with Agile toolsets, such as JIRA and Confluence

Experience with Agile project management methodologies, including Scrum

Ability to communicate effectively with other team members

Must be a team player, self-motivated, self-starter and a quick learner

Ability to complete tasks and projects within deadlines

Good written and verbal communication skills coupled with strong listening skills

Good problem solving, analytical skills

Must have an active or able to obtain a DHS/CBP security clearance

Must be U.S. Citizen


Preferred Qualifications:

- Deep working knowledge of CBP Global Enrollment Programs (GEP) to include Global Enrollment Systems (GES), Trusted Traveler Programs (TTP) and Trusted Worker Programs (TWP)

- Knowledge of CBP business processes and best practices for GEP enrollment and vetting

- Knowledge of DHS biometrics systems and practices

- Experience with Atlassian toolset, including Jira, Confluence, and Bamboo

- Prior experience with CBP primary systems

- - Certified ScrumMaster and/or Certified Product Owner desired with Scrum and or Scaled Agile Framework for the enterprise (SAFe) experience


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: 19015488

  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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