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Northrop Grumman Mgr Software Engineering 2 in Colorado Springs, Colorado

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 advancements 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.

No matter the assignment, Northrop Grumman is committed to being a leader in Cyber, Logistics and Modernization, Autonomous Systems, C4ISR, and Strike. For us, it's about more than just performing. It means realizing the values

that define us: responsibility, trust, integrity and protecting freedom worldwide. These values inspire and unite our people- who make everything we do possible.

The 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!

The Engineering and Science (E&S) Team at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as a Mgr Software Engineering2 based out of Colorado Springs, CO.

What You'll get to Do:

This position is responsible for management of a primarily software and/or system administration team.

Responsibilities include:

Direct day-to-day management of a team spanning one or more programs, ensuring flow-down of corporate communications, personal professional development, adequate and appropriate tasking, and general performance management of the individuals on the team

Be a proactive partner to key stakeholders on the program the team supports, identifying changes in resource requirements and optimizing performance of the team assigned to each program

Ensure that NG software best-practices are communicated and followed within program cost and technical constraints

Providing direction to SW Engineers in performing engineering and technical assistance for operational site personnel.

Position may require up to 25% travel.

Additional Northrop Grumman Information:

Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to

diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.

Our Values. The women and men of Northrop Grumman Corporation are guided by Our Values. They describe our company as we want it to be. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that

putting Our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers, and the communities we serve.

Our Responsibility. At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.

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You'll Bring These Qualifications:

-Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) related discipline with 12 years of professional experience; or 10 years of professional experience with aMaster's degree in a STEM related discipline.

-Experience and depth of understanding in Agile development, software engineering principles, and the full software engineering lifecycle

  • Prior experience with personnel management activities including: performance management, professional development, employee retention, and recruiting

  • Demonstrated experience in customer facing relationships and utilizing influence in the absence of defined authority

-Experience leading medium-to-large technical teams in the delivery of technical solutions, engineering artifacts, or operational software

-Must have ability to obtain aDoD Secret security clearance

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Active DoD Top Secret security clearance

  • Experience utilizing model based systems engineering and software design methodologies (SYSML/UML)

-Experience developing real-time Object-Oriented Software architectures, with C++ implementation

  • Proficiency with RedHat Enterprise Linux (RHEL5/6) & IRIX/Solaris based operating systems

-Standard knowledge of radar principles

-Familiarity with Missile Defense, Missile Warning and Space Situational Awareness missions.

-Familiarity with Phased Array Radar technology

-Familiarity with Upgraded Early Warning Radar technology and programs

-Experienced in the use of Atlassian tool set.

-Experience with Fortify and other Static code analysis tools

What We Can Offer You:

Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family.

Your package will include the following:

  • Health Plan

  • Savings Plan

  • Paid Time Off

  • Additional benefits

  • Education Assistance

  • Training and Development

  • Wellness Program

  • Employee Discount Program

  • On-Site Fitness Center (available at some locations)

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 Category : Engineering