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Principal Engineer Software

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Boulder
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Requisition ID: 21014457

Category: EngineeringLocation: Boulder - CO, United States of AmericaCitizenship Required: United States CitizenshipClearance Type: Top SecretTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this positionShift: Days (United States of America)Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the TimePositions Available: 2

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.
Northrop Grumman Space Systems is looking for a Principal Software Engineer to support our Missile Defense Solutions group, at our Boulder, CO location.Job Duties:
  • As a member of the Development Team you will be responsible for delivering a potentially releasable product at the end of each Sprint.
  • The Product Development Team is cross-functional and includes all personnel with the skills necessary to complete development of the product.
  • The Product Development Team may consist of developers, testers, a systems engineer, a user experience (UX) specialist, configuration management, a database administrator, information assurance/security specialist and anyone else needed to complete each backlog item.
  • The responsibility of selecting the work commitment for each Sprint, product development, testing the product with users and ensuring quality of the product belongs to the entire Product Development Team.
  • The Product Development Team must be self-organizing and self-led, guided by the scope of the stories and the definition of done.
  • It is the responsibility of the management team to ensure the environment meets the needs of the Product Development Team so they can manage and complete their work.
  • You will design, develop, document, test and debug 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.
  • Determine computer user needs; analyze system capabilities to resolve problems on program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques and controls; Ensures software standards are met.
  • Ensure Agile SAFe 5.0 process is followed.Basic Qualifications:
    • Experience with Linux
    • C/C++, Python, Java development experience
    • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Math or related discipline
    • 5 years of related experience; 3 years of related experience with a Masters
    • DoD Top Secret clearance that is or has been active within the last two years

      Salary Range: 101200 - 151800

      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. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 ( we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022 or by your start date if it is after January 18th. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date.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.

Keywords: Northrop Grumman, Boulder , Principal Engineer Software, IT / Software / Systems , Boulder, Colorado

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