Sr. Principal Software Engineer (Top Secret)
Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: August 5, 2022
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities
to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around
the world today, and for generations to come. 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 look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a
pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun
along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity,
cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we
have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our
employees are not only part of history, they're making history.The
Payload and Ground Systems organization within the Northrop Grumman
Space Systems 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
NOALS team at Northrop Grumman Space Systems is looking for you to
join our team as a Sr. Principal Software Engineer based out of
Schriever SFB, in Colorado Springs, CO.What You'll get to Do: The
Sr. Principal Software Engineer will support an operational program
environment by developing new capabilities, troubleshooting/
resolving problems, and supporting real-time satellite launch
events in a dynamic operational environment. This is an opportunity
to maintain and evolve a satellite ground system in support of
Mission Applications and Graphical User Interface (GUI) development
and Database interactions. Responsibilities include all facets of
the software design, development, and integration life cycle for
software and database changes identified by program personnel
especially as it pertains to Command and Telemetry processing. This
includes analysis of change requests and requirements for new
software support capabilities; software, COTS/GOTS integration;
implementation of software using Java, C/C++, C/Python scripts,
Oracle applications, and other programming tools. Resolve
technically challenging issues and proactively evolve system
requirements. Support rehearsals and day-of-launch activities. This
is a position in which one has the opportunity to work at an
operational customer facility in a dynamic environment where one
can directly impact the success of an important mission.Basic
- Bachelor's Degree with 9 years of experience or Master's + 7
years of experience or PhD + 4 years of experience; An additional 4
years of experience in lieu of a degree.
- Experience designing and implementing software applications in
Java programming language.
- An active DoD Top Secret security clearance with the ability to
obtain a TS/SCI clearance and take a polygraph.Preferred
- TS/SCI with active Polygraph
- Experience developing with Spring Boot framework and associated
React, Vue, etc.). Experience using NoSQL databases (MongoDB,
- Experience with mentoring junior engineers on an agile
- Experience with standing up / configuring continuous
integration / continuous delivery (CI/CD) pipelines.
- Experience using distributed version control system: git,
mercurial, etc. Experience working in an agile development
environment. Understanding of agile terminology, methodology, and
- Experience developing Java applications with the Spring
- Knowledge of Microservices architecture style.
- Basic understanding of relational databases and structured
query language (SQL) syntax.
- Experience with space command and control operations and
concepts. Knowledge of satellite ground system concepts.
- Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and basic
- Experience with Apache Camel messaging service.
- Experience with JBoss Enterprise Application Platform hosting,
configuration, and deployment.
- Experience with Oracle Database management and
sustainment.#SpacePGS #SpacePGSSW Salary Range: $114,300 USD -
$171,500 USD 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. Employees in Vice President or Director positions
may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. 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. The health and safety of our employees and their families
is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain
up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman
employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have
an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant
to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently
stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order
14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/ .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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S.
Citizenship is required for most positions.
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