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Associate Embedded Software Engineer

Requisition ID: R10082942

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Beavercreek, OH, USA
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: Days (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. 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 look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

We are looking for you to join our team as an Associate Embedded Software Engineer based out of Beavercreek, OH. As an Embedded Software Engineer at Northrop Grumman, you will have a challenging and rewarding opportunity to be a part of our Enterprise-wide digital transformation. We continue to evolve in how we deliver critical national defense products and capabilities for the warfighter. Our success is grounded in our ability to embrace change, move quickly and continuously drive innovation. The successful candidate will be collaborative, open, transparent, and team-oriented with a focus on team empowerment & shared responsibility, flexibility, continuous learning, and a culture of automation.

At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to the mission. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We’re looking for innovators who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our team, you’ll be expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field, or an industry thought leader. At Northrop Grumman, you’ll have the resources, support, and team to grow in your career.

Northrop Grumman Defense Systems is a trusted provider of mission critical technology. Our 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!

What You’ll get to Do:

  • Design and build embedded software prototypes to demonstrate new concepts for virtualizing processor hardware on modern platforms.
  • Leverage embedded programming skills to run real-time software from aircraft, ships, and other military applications inside a virtual machine.
  • Research and develop techniques for automatically generating software from a model
  • Work as part of a talented team to solve challenging problems that have real-world impact.
  • Proactively interact with customers by presenting project status, technical findings and technical demonstrations.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's in science Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or similar field; four years of relevant work experience may be accepted in lieu of a degree
  • Experience with Linux/Unix programming and command line
  • C/C++ programming experience
  • Understanding of Computer Architecture
  • Familiarity with Assembly programming
  • Technical writing and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work in a collaborative environment as a member of a software development team
  • Ability to acquire and maintain a Secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Understands Software Configuration management principles
  • Familiar with Agile processes
  • Detail-oriented
  • Experience with Software development Tools: VS Code, git, Rally
  • Experience with I/O programming: Ethernet, Serial, MIL-STD-1553, or other
  • Familiarity with PowerPC programming or instruction set
  • Familiarity with VxWorks
  • Familiarity with x86 programming or instruction set
  • Familiarity with WindRiver Tornado or Workbench
  • Experience programming in Python
  • JSON
  • Understands the use of Jenkins and similar tools
  • Familiarity with static code analysis tools such as SonarQube, Fortify, etc
  • Experience with the embedded operating systems such as the Green Hills Software Integrity OS
  • Experience with Object-Oriented development and UML based design development tools such as IBM Rhapsody
  • Experience with software test tools such as Vectorcast.
  • REACT.js

Salary Range: $63,800 USD - $95,800 USD

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.



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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  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 work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.


Did you know?

Northrop Grumman leads the industry team for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Launched in December 2021, the telescope incorporates innovative design, advanced technology, and groundbreaking engineering, and will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe.