(USA-UT-Roy) GBSD Principal Software Engineer
US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION: Yes
RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available
CLEARANCE TYPE: Secret
TRAVEL: Yes, 10% of the Time
Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world’s biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.
Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you’ll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.
Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Principal Software Engineer. This position will be located in Roy, Utah and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program.
**What You’ll Get To Do:**
Specific duties to include, but are not limited to the following:
·Designs, develops and tests displays, controls and functionality
·Designs, develops and tests simulation software for use in high fidelity simulation based training systems; training systems may include a combination of console and weapon system simulations, virtual reality, and augmented reality
·Design and develop artificial intelligence algorithms to tutor, assess and evaluate learner knowledge
·Develops and maintains databases to monitor and analyze learner and system performance
·Collaborates with Systems and Quality Engineers to ensure software requirements are met
·Performs software peer reviews, version control, automated tests, software analysis, continuous integration, and continuous delivery in accordance with DevSecOps processes and best practices
·Performs code quality management and corrects defects
·Coordinates with HW/SW team to perform retests and regression tests once defects are corrected
·Candidate should have strong experience with build automation tools such as Jenkins, GoCD, Travis CI or Circle CI.
·Candidate should also have strong experience with deployment automation tools such as chef, puppet or ansible. Candidate should be able to work in a fast pace, agile environment. Ability to work on cross-function Scrum team focused on quality and capability delivery.
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
• Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
• Educational Assistance
• Life Insurance
• Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
• Paid Time Off
• Health & Wellness Resources
• Employee Discounts
This position’s standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.
**You’ll Bring These Qualifications:**
·5 years of experience with a Bachelors in Science, 3 years with a Masters, 0 years with a PhD.
·Active DoD Secret clearance with a re-investigation date occurring in the last 5 years.
·Ability to obtain Special Program Access (SAP).
·Experience developing software in Java, C or C++ in an Agile environment.
**These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:**
·Familiarity with DevSecOps, continuous integration, and continuous delivery
·Familiarity with distributed version control software (Git, Mercurial)
·Experience with Linux and Windows operating systems
·Familiarity with Agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban, Extreme Programming), Scaled Agile Framework – SAFe for Lean Enterprises
Salary Range: $87,400.00 - $131,200.00
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.
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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