Northrop Grumman Engineer Software 3 in Morrisville, North Carolina

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.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is looking for a Software Engineer 3/4 to join our team providing customer driven software solutions that support constantly changing mission demands. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated, success driven and mission focused and have an ability to solve complex problems through rapid prototyping and provide ongoing support to multiple deployed software baselines.

Successful candidates must be able to work in a dynamic small team environment willing to perform multiple roles on the team while being flexible to changing needs and demands. Ideal candidate will demonstrate ability to develop at all levels of software stack.

This requisition may be filled at a higher or lower grade based on qualifications listed below.

Basic Qualifications:

Must have a strong understanding of software engineering, design, development, and testing

C++ / Java / Python programming languages with emphasis on object-oriented software development

Possess strong mathematics and algorithm development skills

Experience with Linux software development environments

Demonstrated Ability to analyze high-level needs and through a structured and logical approach refine the need into an integrated set of requirements that leads to a fielded product

Proven interaction in a team environment

Position requires an active Top Secret Security/SCI Clearance with CI Polygraph

Level 3- 5 Years of Software Engineering experience with Bachelors in Science; 3 Years of Software Engineering experience with Masters; 0 Years of experience with Ph.D. with experience and expertise in software development and testing.

Level 4- 9 Years of Software Engineering experience with Bachelors in Science; 5 Years of Software Engineering experience with Masters; 0 Years of experience with Ph.D. with experience and expertise in software development and testing.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with Docker Containers

Experience with Amazon Web Services

Experience with Django, JavaScript Frameworks, and Web/Development

Experience in Agile and DevOps Practices

Strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills, demonstrated by frequent and successful application of technical standards, theories, concepts, and techniques

Proven teamwork and interpersonal skills

Ability to interface effectively with users, customers, management, and other engineering personnel

Experience working in direct support of customers

Systems Engineering experience

Integration and Test experience

Excellent communications skills (written and oral)

Ability write and implement engineering plans within a project

Ability communicate effectively and clearly present technical approaches and findings

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.