Northrop Grumman GBSD Director of Software, PlatformOne Lead in Roy, Utah
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Northrop Grumman's Ground Based Strategic Deterrent Program is seeking applicants for a Director of Software, PlatformOne Lead, which is the senior software leader responsible for overall software development planning, transition and execution of the PlatformOne software development environment.
What You'll Get To Do:
Be responsible for defining the transition strategy and plans for NG software teams to transition from on premise environments to the USAF-provided PlatformOne environment
Be responsible for leading the transition of GBSD software developers onto PlatformOne
Have a superior understanding of the PlatformOne DevSecOps environment, toolsets, and integration architecture
Have a superior understanding of Agile software development principles and lessons learned
Have a strong understanding of Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) and associate principles
Have experience working on Agile teams in a leadership position across multiple teams
Provide coaching, technical direction, and facilitation of the entire Enterprise software leadership team
Lead the strategy and execution of USAF engagements related to PlatformOne, by providing technical and programmatic leadership and engagement for senior levels of both the NG and USAF leadership teams
Provide leadership direction and support to the on-premise NG DevSecOps Environment and Enterprise Services team
Develop, monitor and support the GBSD Continuous Integration / Continuous
Development (CI/CD) pipeline and utilize all tools to support software development
Define, Monitor and Lead software implementation procedures on PlatformOne to include static code analysis, unit-level testing and documentation in support of GBSD software development
Provide highly innovative solutions to unusually complex technical problems
Position will require up to 25% travel
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
Paid Time Off
Health & Wellness Resources
This position's standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.
You'll bring these qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree or higher in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or other related STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) discipline
A minimum of 15 years of experience in related industry (13 years with Master's STEM Degree; or 10 years with PhD STEM Degree)
Experience in PlatformOne development, usage and implementation
Experience in large-scale agile software development
Experience with the full software development lifecycle
Experience in software development (C/C++, real time processors, Java, etc.)
Leadership experience of large, engineering teams across multiple geographic locations
U.S. Citizenship with an active DoD Top Secret Clearance
These qualifications would be nice to have:
Detailed knowledge and operational understanding of PlatformOne tools, applications, vendors and suppliers
Proficiency in AGILE or C/C++ and real-time processing including: processes threads, scheduling, synchronization mechanisms and memory management required.
Experience with large, distributed teams developing embedded software
Experience with DevSecOps toolchains and applications
Experience in the use of Atlassian tools
Experience with full software lifecycle: specification, design, implementation, integration, debug and maintenance required
Experience with JIRA/ConfluenceFamiliarity with a structured process driven software development environment including peer reviews of all work products, using a revision control system, defect tracking and build release practices required
Experience with development drivers and middleware (RTOS, Linux and/or VxWorks) and anti-tampering (cryptographic, secure comms, logging, SW deployment) is preferred
Experience with Git products
Experience with applied automated testing techniques including unit and integration testing.
Experience with test framework/application and system verification
Active DoD Top Secret Clearance with SAP/SCI
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.
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