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Northrop Grumman Engineer Software in San Diego, California

Climb to new heights on your journey when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in aeronautics that is crucial to the way we connect and protect our world across land, sea, and air. Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today. Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Engineer Software - DevSecOps to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. The selected candidate will be working with the latest technology to modernize software production across multiple programs.

Essential Functions:

  • Standup of large scale software factory used by software teams

  • Integrate and automate systems to facilitate continuous build, continuous integration, continuous test, and continuous deployment pipeline to achieve continuous ATO

  • Define, deploy, and maintain quality metrics through close collaboration with program leaders - Software IPT, customers, and chief engineers to achieve continuous quality culture

  • Deploy DevSecOps best practice and tool toolchain that include the Atlassian Tool Suite (i.e., Jira, Confluence administration), CI tools (i.e., Jenkins), and static analysis (i.e., SonarQube) to program

  • Continually deliver product increments within an Agile (i.e., Scrum/Kanban) team environment

  • Support digital transformation with migration of on-prem systems to Public Cloud (Amazon Web Service, Azure)

The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, and collaborative/team settings across all levels.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) discipline and 2 years of related experience, or 0 years of experience with a Master's Degree in a STEM discipline

  • Ability to obtain an active DOD Secret security clearance

  • Experience with concepts such as micro services (including scalability best practices), containers, and container orchestration using Docker or Kubernetes

  • Experience with software development (Java/Javascript, C++, C# or any modern object-oriented language) and its life cycle, and with build tools (i.e., Maven, Ant) and/or continuous integration environments (i.e., Jenkins,Bamboo)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Virtualization technology

  • Strong background in Linux/Unix/Windows Administration

  • Experience using the Agile methodology

  • Experience with the full Atlassian tool suite (Confluence, JIRA, Bitbucket, Crucible, FishEye, Crowd)

  • Experience developing builds in Maven, including MAVEN profiles. Ability to automate software builds and releases via Maven & Nexus

  • Experience with automation/configuration management using either Ansible, Chef or an equivalent

  • Experience with developing formal builds within the DoD industry

  • Experience with VMware infrastructure and automation

  • Certification from VMWare and Cisco is desired

  • Experience using Amazon Web Services, including using AWS native services (Cloud Formation, S3, etc.) is a plus

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.

Job Category : Engineering