Northrop Grumman Software Engineer 5 - Software Supplier Management 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 5 Software Supplier Management to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, Florida .

Essential Functions:

This position is responsible for the coordination and on-schedule completion of all supplier software development, deliverables, and other S/W efforts for supplier-developed subsystems. Responsibilities include review and approval of supplier software and SRL deliverables, compliance artifacts, as well as on-site witnessing of S/W testing. This position will also support coordination of supplier build plans with the program plans, supplier software deliveries, and test support.



Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 14 years of software engineering experience OR

  • Master's Degree in Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline and 12 years of software engineering experience or a PH.D. in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline and 9 years of software engineering experience

  • Experience in object-oriented analysis and design

  • Experience developing software with languages such as C/C++ and Java

  • Experience with Linux/Unix and Windows development

  • Active in-scope DoD Secret or TopSecret clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or other related field with 15+ years' experience

  • Experience in US Government Working Groups and/or Consortiums

  • Preference to work in software/hardware integration and rapid prototyping

  • Working knowledge of military communication technologies such as (BLOS/LOS RF communications, Control Interfaces, Sensors)

  • Working knowledge of Internet Protocol (IP) based networks, Software Engineering design, development and test methodologies, and Tactical Data Links

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

  • Current possession of Top Secret clearance a plus

  • Able to collaborate in a team environment

  • Able to work independently and identify solutions to complex problems

  • Able to perform work in an approved environment during specified work hours

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.