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Software Engineer III (GSE Group)

Requisition ID: R10092783

  • CategoryCategory: Engineering
  • LocationLocation: Chandler, AZ, USA
  • Citizenship RequirementsCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Security Clearance TypeClearance Type: Secret
  • TelecommuteTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • ShiftShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel RequirementsTravel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Relocation AssistanceRelocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available
  • Number of Positions AvailablePositions 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.

Software Engineer III  (GSE Group)

The successful candidate for this position will be responsible for the design and implementation of ground support equipment (GSE) software, simulators, and test tools through the full software life cycle for launch vehicles.

This includes the development of software requirement specifications and design documentation as well as participating in software process activities including peer reviews, integration testing, and configuration management.

The candidate may also work in conjunction with a software project manager to develop schedules, track progress, lead a development team, and support internal and external program and customer meetings. The ideal candidate shall possess a Bachelors Degree in Computer Engineering or equivalent degree with a minimum of three (3) years of experience.

A security clearance is also required. Candidates should have experience with real-time operating systems and the full software development lifecycle. Experience with software project management is a plus.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS Degree in Computer Engineering or related technical discipline and 5 years' experience pr master's and 3 years of experience.
  • Must have current and active secret clearance
  • Role is onsite full time. No Remote work

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated experience with Linux hosted application development.
  • Demonstrated experience with real-time systems.
  • Demonstrated experience with hardware/software interface development and integration.
  • Demonstrated experience with Agile/Scrum development.
  • Knowledge of C++, Java and Python.
  • Graphical User Interface (GUI) development utilizing Java Foundation Classes.
  • Demonstrated experience with Unix Inter-Process Communication.
  • Working knowledge of TCP and UDP protocols and networking concepts.
  • Knowledge of requirements management methodologies.
  • Simulation application development experience, both real-time and non-real-time.

Other Desirable Skills:

  • Event driven, multi-tasking, multi-threaded, and multi-processor application development.
  • Knowledge of POSIX standard.
  • Telemetry data acquisition and data reduction experience.
  • Knowledge of the Qt Framework.
  • Linux driver development experience.
  • Duties Specific to this Position:
  • Development of software specifications and design documentation.
  • Development, test, and integration of ground based ground support equipment software.

Salary Range: $90,400 USD - $135,600 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

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.

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.