Principal Engineer Software
Company: CLEARED CONNECTIONS
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: April 4, 2021
Security Clearance Jobs for Defense and Intelligence Careers
Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company
providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned
systems, cybersecurity, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to
government and commercial customers worldwide.
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.
Northrop Grumman's Mission Systems Sector organization is seeking
applicants to provide software engineering support for the Space
and Missile Systems Center (SMC) on the Maintenance of Space
Situational Awareness Integrated Capability (MOSSAIC) program as a
Software Engineer 4/5. This position will be located at L3/Harris
facility, in Colorado Springs, CO and occassional work at Petersen
Airforce base for classified access.
Software Engineer supporting the Agile Portfolio Engineering team.
This Subject Matter Expert (SME) will lead an engineering team's
evolution from a traditional DoD software engineering environment
to an OpenShift/cloud Development, Security, and Operations
(DevSecOps) environment in support of APE prototyping.
Additional tasks as needed:
Designs, develops, documents, tests and debugs applications
software and systems that contain logical and mathematical
solutions. Conducts multidisciplinary research and collaborates
with equipment designers and/or hardware engineers in the planning,
design, development, and utilization of electronic data processing
systems for product and commercial software. Determines computer
user needs; analyzes system capabilities to resolve problems on
program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition,
programming techniques and controls; prepares operating
instructions; designs and develops compilers and assemblers,
utility programs, and operating systems. Ensures software standards
--- Position requires U.S. Citizenship
--- Active Department of Defense (DoD) Secret Clearance, eligblity
--- Bachelor's degree in software engineering, computer science or
related discipline from an accredited college.
--- 5 Years with Bachelors in Science; 3 Years with Masters; 0
Years with PhD
--- Experience developing real-time Object-Oriented Software
architectures, with C++ or/or Java, preferable to have experience
--- Experience with full Agile lifecycle experience.
--- Have experience applying Agile principles.
--- Have an understanding of Scaled Agile Framework.
--- Have experience working on an Agile team.
--- Experience guiding a team of engineers from a traditional
on-premise development environment to a cloud environment
--- Software engineering experience in an OpenShift RedHat
--- Willingness and ability to teach DevSecOps software engineering
approaches to others on the team
--- Participate in software implementation to include static code
analysis, unit-level testing and documentation.
--- Perform/support rapid software defect root cause analysis and
--- Position may require up to 25% travel. (local travel only)
--- Cloud architecture experience, with the ability to evolve
legacy software into a microservices architecture and expertise
with specifying the inputs, outputs and service roles within the
--- Ability to recommend, configure, and maintain DevSecOps
pipeline tools and environments, including OpenShift
--- In-depth knowledge of containers and Kubernetes
--- Expert in agile software engineering approaches; Experience
applying behavior-driven and test-driven development
--- Knowledge of Kobayashi Maru, Platform One, Cloud One, Space
Camp, or other Air Force DevSecOps environments is preferred
--- Able to deliver successful results based on general objectives
with minimal guidance.
--- Experience with software defect root cause analysis and
--- Experience utilizing model based systems engineering and
software design methodologies (SYSML/UML).
--- Familiarity with Maintenance of Space Situational Awareness
Integrated Capability MOSSAIC technology and programs.
--- Experience interacting with Government Stakeholders.
--- Certification using Agile development methodologies, preferably
Scaled Agile Framework.
--- Knowledge of Microsoft Windows, RedHat operating systems.
--- Experience with Real Time Operating systems.
--- Able to work in a group environment.
--- Ability to efficiently and independently multi-task in an
extremely demanding and deadline-driven environment.
--- Strong organization skills and an ability to prioritize
assigned work in order to meet deadlines.
--- Must be detail-oriented with good written and verbal
Salary Range: $92,000-$138,000
Employees may be eligible for discretionary bonus in addition to
base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual
contributions as well as allow for employees to share in company
results. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of of
benefits including healthcare 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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S.
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