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Sentinel (GBSD) Principal Embedded Software Engineer / Embedded Software Engineer – 6539, 7144

Requisition ID: R10057373

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Roy, Utah, United States of America
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 2

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.

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you’ll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Principal Embedded Software Engineer / Embedded Software Engineer.  This position will be located in Roy, UT and will support the Sentinel (GBSD) program. This role may offer a competitive relocation assistance package.

What You’ll Get To Do: 

Specific duties to include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Derive and allocate requirements into detailed design

  • Designs, develops and tests software product functionality

  • Collaborates with Systems and Quality Engineers to ensure software requirements are met

  • Performs software peer reviews, version control, automated tests, software analysis, continuous integration, and continuous delivery in accordance with DevSecOps processes and best practices

  • Generates software product documentation

Job Qualifications: 

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

Embedded Software Engineer

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 2 years of relevant experience; 0 Years with Masters or 4 additional years in lieu of a degree

  • US Citizenship

  • Current DoD Secret clearance or higher (adjudicated within the past 5 years) with ability to obtain PAR within 365 days from submission

Principal Embedded Software Engineer

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 5 years of related software engineering experience, OR a Master’s Degree and 3 years of related experience or 4 additional years in lieu of a degree

  • US Citizenship

  • Current DoD Secret clearance or higher (adjudicated within the past 5 years) with ability to obtain PAR within 365 days from submission

  • A minimum of 1 year experience in software development in at least one object-oriented programming language such as Java or C++

  • Experience with UI design and development, or experience Interpreting complex algorithms and requirements for implementation

  • Familiarity with Model-Based Systems Engineering languages (SysML/UML) and concepts

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

One or more of the following:

Embedded Software Engineer

  • Additional years of experience above the minimum requirement

  • Experience in software development in at least one object-oriented programming language such as Java or C++

  • Familiarity with Model-Based Systems Engineering languages (SysML/UML) and concepts

  • Experience with UI design and development

  • Experience Interpreting complex algorithms and requirements for implementation

  • Familiarity with automated unit and regression testing,

  • Experience working within on an Agile team within a DevSecOps environment

  • Familiarity with deployment automation tools such as chef, puppet or ansible’

Principal Embedded Software Engineer

  • Additional years of experience above the minimum requirement

  • Experience as technical lead on a software engineering team or project

  • Experience with software architecture and design utilizing an MBSE tool, preferably Rhapsody

  • Experience with automated unit and regression testing,

  • Experience working within on an Agile team within a DevSecOps environment

  • Experience with deployment automation tools such as chef, puppet or ansible’

  • Experience with build automation tools such as Jenkins, GoCD, Travis CI or Circle

  • Experience with distributed version control software (Git, Mercurial)

  • Experience with Linux operating systems

  • Experience with Cameo, Rhapsody, Vectorcast, JIRA, Doors.

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including: 

  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage 

  • 401k 

  • Educational Assistance 

  • Life Insurance 

  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions  

  • Paid Time Off  

  • Health & Wellness Resources  

  • Employee Discounts 

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Salary Range: $71,100 USD - $131,400 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.