Northrop Grumman Software Engineer 3 - Process and Metrics in Melbourne, Florida

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Software Engineer 3 Process and Metrics to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, Florida .

Essential Functions:

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems Sector is seeking a Software Engineer to support Software Leadership in the development, implementation of the software processes and thedevelopment and execution of a robust metrics program. In this role the Engineer will help develop the process and subsequently provide visibility into that process and its execution, highlighting anomalies and performance issues for SW Leadership action. The Engineer will be mentored by Software Leadership and Senior software engineering process personnel as well as mentor more junior level engineers, and will interface with the Software Functional Homeroom.

Position requires an active in-scope DoD Secret or Top Secret clearance and the ability to obtain program access.



Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 5+ years of software engineering experience OR

  • Master's Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 3+ years of software engineering experience

  • Experience developing software / writing code in C++ Experience in Capability Maturity Model Integrated (CMMi) / AS9100 / AS9115 / ISO-12207

  • Experience developing/implementing processes and metrics for software projects

  • An active in-scope DoD Secret or Top Secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Electrical Engineering

  • Strong C++ skills and OS knowledge

  • Software development planning

  • Familiarity with defense acquisition lifecycle

  • Familiarity with aircraft systems/subsystems architectures (i.e., CNI, vehicle, cockpit, )

  • Familiarity with Safety/Mission Critical air worthiness certification criteria

  • Familiarity with Agile SW development

  • Familiarity with Atlassian tool suite with add-ons like (git, Confluence, Bitbucket, Bamboo, and Jira)

  • Excellent 2-way communication skills (upward and downward)

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface with all levels of employees and management

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.