Northrop Grumman Princ Embedded Software Engineer with Clearance in Northridge, California
Princ Embedded Software Engineer with Clearance
Categories: Engineering and Sciences
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. 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 look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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 Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.
Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems is currently seeking a Principal Software Engineer in Northridge, CA to develop embedded software for missile systems. Relocation assistance, while not guaranteed, may be available.
The candidate for this position will be responsible for the design and implementation of embedded software through the full software life cycle for avionics systems. This includes the development of software plans, requirement specifications, and design documentation as well as participating in software process activities including peer reviews, integration testing, qualification testing, and software version control. As a principal engineer, you may be required to act as a technical lead, interfacing with Systems Engineering, Test Engineering, Electrical Engineering, radar and GNC analysts, and software simulation throughout the project lifecycle.
Implement radar and/or GNC algorithms developed by the analysts into an embedded software system
Participate in the development of software requirements
Develop software architecture/design using UML modeling
Develop software test plans and procedures
Software unit testing, software unit integration, software/hardware integration
Software requirements verification testing
Follow CMMI Level 3 process throughout the software development lifecycle
Required Education and Experience
BS in Computer Science or related Engineering/Math/Physics discipline
Must have 7+ years of related experience
Must have a current/active Secret security clearance
Programming experience in C++ for real-time embedded systems
Experience with full software life cycle, including requirement analysis, design, code, test, documentation
Experience with common laboratory test equipment (oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, power supplies, etc.)
Preferred Education and Experience
MS in Computer Science or related Engineering/Math/Physics discipline
Experience in object-oriented design and implementation
Experience with Mentor Graphics Nucleus RTOS
Experience with GPIB, SCPI, RS232/422, Ethernet interfaces
Experience with Altera Arria 10 SoC
Familiarity with the CMMI and associated standards and guidelines
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 visitwww.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Job Type:Full Time
Years of Experience:5-8 Years