Cyber Software Engineer (TS/SCI Required)

Requisition ID: 20015757

  • Category IconCategory: Information Technology
  • Location IconLocation: Washington
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: SCI
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: No
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. 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 shared mission, we’ll support yours of 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 do some of the best work of your career.
At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancement s in our nation’s history – from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they’re making history.
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is looking for a highly motivated Cyber Software Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in Washington D.C. This role is critical to the success of the mission.
Job Duties: 
  • Analyze system requirements, identify software-engineering requirements, and perform trade studies
  • Collaborate on impact studies related to the addition, deletion, or modification of software requirements to existing Multi-INT efforts as well as future NRL initiatives
  • Support analysis, verification, and validation of systems software from other developers
  • Analyze software design documentation and test results to verify compliance with systems requirements
  • Review test plans and procedures to verify test results will properly validate conformance to requirements

Basic Qualifications:
  • A Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience OR a Master’s degree; an additional 4 years of experience maybe considered in lieu of a degree requirement
  • Experience applying relevant software development methodologies and practices, including:
    • Traditional as well as more modern object oriented programming techniques using state of the art software development tools such as Git, Confluence
    • Experience using C++, Apache Kafka, and Linux
    • Planning, designing, developing, testing, installation, and maintenance of complex technical software systems
    • Producing technical and user documentation, providing user training and system orientation; and consulting with other software development teams throughout the software development life cycle
  • An Active TS/SCI security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with Python
  • Familiarity with Cloud services such as AWS

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.

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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.

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We offer an array of benefits to give you the support you need, including matching 401K, tuition assistance, health insurance and wellness options, coaching, mentoring and more.