Salary $101,200 - $151,800 a year job type full-time
Full job description
Us citizenship required for this position: yes
Relocation assistance: no relocation assistance available
Clearance type: none
Travel: yes, 10% of the time
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 comeOur 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 moonWe 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 wayOur 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 impossibleOur employees are not only part of history, they’re making history.
We are seeking principal/senior principal engineer software candidates for our space divisionThe location for this role is in dulles, va and el segundo, ca and has possible opportunities for telecommutingAfter hours or extended work week may be required.
Roles and responsibilities:
Full stack development at the os, platform, and mission unique software layer.
Developing client and server applications and services using service oriented architectures, message bus based data exchange that include first-of-a-kind capabilities.
Applications will span languages and toolsets including c++, python, postgres, ansible, cloud infrastructure provisioning, pki, and static code analysis execution and finding remediation.
Developer will be expected to be a self-starter capable of making decisions with overall project budget and schedule in mind.
This position may be offered at a principal or senior principal level depending on years of experience you bring.
Basic qualifications for principal level:
5+ years with bachelors in software engineering or closely related discipline (or 3 years with masters in software engineering or closely related discipline and 2 years with phd in software engineering or closely related discipline)
Basic qualifications for senior principal level:
9+ years with bachelors in software engineering or closely related discipline (or 5 years with masters in software engineering or closely related discipline and 5 years with phd in software engineering or closely related discipline)
Additional basic qualifications for both levels:
Experience supporting agile programs including agile devops
Demonstrated experience in technical problem solving, to include decomposition, root cause analysis, solution development, implementation and monitoring
Significant experience with design, build , and deployment of software products
Experience in producing software architecture documentation
Experience with c++, python required
Us citizenship is required with the ability to obtain and maintain ts/sci clearance
Experience developing satellite command and control and/or mission planning and/or astrodynamics applications for spacecraft missions is highly preferred
Java - ux/ui is preferred
Active top secret/sci clearance
Salary range: $101,200.00 - $151,800.00
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 resultsEmployees in vice president or director positions may be eligible for long term incentivesIn 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 workforceWe 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 classFor our complete eeo/aa and pay transparency statement, please visit http://www.northropgrumman.com/eeo U.sCitizenship is required for most positions.