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Northrop Grumman Principal DevSecOps Engineer 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 Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Principal DevSecOps Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in San Diego, CA. This position is seeking a strong DevSecOps engineer to support program initiatives.

Essential Functions:

  • Standup of large scale software factory used by software team

  • Integration of complex systems that facilitates continuous build, continuous integration, continuous test, and continuous deployment pipeline

  • Utilize strong communication skills to work with Software IPT, chief engineers, and development teams

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 STEM and 5 years of related experience, or a Master's in STEM and 3 years of experience, or a PhD in STEM with no experience

  • At least 3 years of experience with concepts such as micro services (including scalability best practices), containers, and container orchestration using Docker or Kubernetes

  • Demonstrated experience in software development (Java/Javascript, C++, C# or any modern object-oriented language and build tools (i.e., Maven, Ant) and continuous integration environments (i.e., Jenkins,TeamCity)

  • Direct experience in Linux/Unix/Windows Administration, and experience with Virtualization technology

Preferred Qualifications:

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

  • At least 3 years in enterprise Cloud deployments desired

  • Experience with multiple Cloud service platforms (Commercial and Government)

  • Experience with the full Atlassian tool suite (Confluence, JIRA, GIT, 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.

  • Certification from VMWare and Cisco is desired

  • Strong communication skills is a must to work with Software IPT, chief engineers, and development team

  • Preferred candidate should have experience with VMware infrastructure and automation

  • Keen understanding of the software development life cycle

  • Experience using the Agile methodology.

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