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Northrop Grumman Software Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama

Put your skills to the test by pushing the boundaries of what's possible. From global defense to sustainment and

modernization to mission readiness, your experience and ability will make it a reality. Our programs are built on equal

parts of curiosity and collaboration. Our combined effort means our customers can connect and defend millions of people

around the world. With Northrop Grumman, you'll have the opportunity to be an essential part of projects that will define

your career, now and in the future. Join Northrop Grumman and be a part of the team of professionals that solve some of the world's most complex

technical challenges.

The IBCS WISLA team is looking for a Software Engineer for one of its agile teams. The qualified applicant will work in our Huntsville, Alabama office, headquarters for the Combat Systems and Mission Readiness (CSMR) division. The successful candidate will clearly demonstrate strong technical skills to achieve sustainable quality products. He/she will have a track record as an effective communicator and problem solver who is able to develop and maintain good working relationships with internal and external stakeholders. This candidate will demonstrate a commitment to ethics and integrity, and the capability to innovate while challenging traditional ways of doing business.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required and the ideal candidate will have demonstrated success collaborating and developing software for small to large scale programs. This candidate will demonstrate a broad skill set that is balanced between interpersonal and technical capabilities. He/she will have an ability to operate in an agile team environment and collaborate across the sector business areas as required to accomplish the team goals. The candidate will work closely with other software developers to accomplish the following:

  • Support team in completing necessary software on schedule.

  • Develop software documentation.

  • Complete work independently and as a part of a team.

  • Solve complex problems through innovative and creative solutions.

  • Utilize software development tools to increase efficiency in code development while decreasing defects.


Basic Qualifications:

-- This position emphasizes skills and experience. Must have 6 years experience in software engineering. Will also consider

a Bachelor's degree in a related field with 2 years of software experience or a Masters degree in a related field with 0

years of software experience

  • Must be able to obtain a Secret

  • Strong interpersonal skills to communicate effectively with small technical teams.

  • Ability to collaborate in an agile team environment.

  • Ability to prioritize and adjust tasks to accomplish project results.

  • Ability to develop software in object-oriented programming languages (Java, C++)

  • Utilization of debugging tools and testing mechanisms

  • Demonstrate adherence to applicable software development processes

  • Ability to comprehend and analyze complex problems and develop solutions.

  • U.S. citizenship with the ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense (DoD) Secret clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Understanding of the Missile Defense and sense/warn systems.

  • Development utilizing Linux environment.

  • Knowledge of various programming languages, such as Python, Ada, Fortran, MATLAB, etc.

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