Northrop Grumman Engineer Software 3_Clearance Required in Redondo Beach, California

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 Engineer Software 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, CA.

The selected candidate will develop and implement software to support manufacturing and test in a lab environment supporting various space, aircraft, and ground systems.

Essential Functions:

  • Act as the point of contact for multiple closed area test sets

  • Work closely with multiple stakeholders, including test engineers, responsible design engineers, and system engineers

  • Perform obsolescence upgrades on a variety of test sets

  • Provide timely support on the factory floor to ensure minimal delays in test

  • Provide innovative solutions that decrease test time, decrease data review time, or improve quality of data

The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels. Candidate must be comfortable in a lab environment and be able to collaborate closely with system engineers, hardware designers, and integration/test engineers.


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 STEM discipline and 3 years of software engineering experience; or 0 years experience and a STEM PhD. degree.

  • Significant experience developing software / writing code in LabVIEW

  • Experience developing and troubleshooting test set software and instrument automation

  • Familiarity with RF instrumentation as well as RF testing methodology

  • An active SCI clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

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

  • Strong communication skills, including the ability to present in front of internal and external customers

  • Experience with the CARDS (Common Architecture Rapid Deployment System) Modules test executive

  • Experience with C, C++, Python, C#, or Java

  • Experience with XML

  • Experience with Power Converter or Digital Test Sets

  • Experience working closely with hardware engineers and with multiple stakeholders

  • Experience with aerospace industry software development practices

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.