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Northrop Grumman Sr Principal Software Engineer in Schriever AFB, Colorado

Description - External

At Northrop Grumman, we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. 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 continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

No matter the assignment, Northrop Grumman is committed to being a leader in Cyber, Logistics and Modernization, Autonomous Systems, C4ISR, and Strike. For us, it's about more than just performing. It means realizing the values that define us: responsibility, trust, integrity and protecting freedom worldwide. These values inspire and unite our people- who make everything we do possible.

The Engineering and Sciences (E&S) organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission!

The Threat Modeling Center (TMC) team at Northrop Grumman Space Systems is looking for you to join our team as a DevsOps CM Engineer based out of Schriever AFB, in Colorado Springs, CO.

What You'll get to Do:

The Threat Modeling Center is responsible for the development and delivery of high fidelity threat modeling products in support of MDA and MDA's Ballistic Missile Defense System. This position requires a mid-level software configuration analyst with experience in software configuration management (SCM). Primary responsibilities include:

  • Support transition of an operational software system into modern DevSecOps environments and architectures.

  • Leading all SCM planning activities, to include writing, implementing, and maintaining SCM procedures and operating instructions in accordance with SWDC Configuration Management Policies

  • Working with TMC Engineering Team to implement SCM and to identify software configuration items

  • Incorporating SCM into the prescribed change management process; includes defining the levels of control for software work products and documentation, and enforcing the change management process

  • Support or create and manage/maintain configured software baselines and make them readily available

  • Support or create automated build and installation scripts

  • Support or build software work products for deployment/release

  • Package software, and manage documentation and data for delivery to internal and external customers

  • Define and maintain TMC SCM Metrics

  • Involved in FCA/PCAs

Additional Northrop Grumman Information:

Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs, and services in the world.

Our Values. The women and men of Northrop Grumman Corporation are guided by Our Values. They describe our company as we want it to be. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that putting Our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers, and the communities we serve.

Our Responsibility. At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.


Qualifications - External

  • Level 4: 9 Years with Bachelors in Science; 7 Years with Masters; 4 Years with PhD.

  • Active DoD Secret clearance or higher

  • Software Configuration Management tool experience to include installing and administering Software Repositories such as Bit Bucket and GitLab.

  • Understanding the fundamentals of managing software baseline throughout the entire software life cycle

  • Experience with software CI/CD tools such as Git, Puppet, Ansible, Chef

  • Must be self-motivated, able to work in a dynamic team environment

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Software CM experience in support of DoD development programs

  • Experience with writing and implementing software CM processes

  • Experience in support of agile/scrum software development methodologies

  • Deploying DevSecOps Strategy and Environments

  • Industry CM certification

What We Can Offer You:

Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:

  • Health Plan

  • Savings Plan

  • Paid Time Off

  • Additional benefits

  • Education Assistance

  • Training and Development

Salary Minimum: $114,080 - Salary Maximum: $171,120

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business. Learn about Northrop Grumman Total Rewards and Benefits.

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