AMP Principal / Sr. Principal Software Engineer

    • Redondo Beach, CA

Do you want to work at an international company with endless opportunities for growth and advancement? Are you eager to join a trust-based, globally-connected team, where your contributions will define what's possible?

We are looking for team members who want to solve interesting, complex problems, which protect our nation. Your talents and passion are most important to us. If you don't know a language, program, or platform, we will teach you! Become a part of our enthusiastic teams where we have fun working together and take pride in our contributions to the nation's safety.

As a Software Engineer, you will be developing systems for a variety of spacecraft using current technologies and others yet to come... We are seeking team members who have a thirst for knowledge, approach each day with optimism, and have a relentless drive to solve complex problems . Creativity and innovation are imperative for this role, because at Northrop Grumman, many of the problems we work on are impossible... until they're not.



What you'll get to do?

As a developer on this team, you will have the opportunity to design, develop, document, test, and debug software as a part of a large complex codebase of objected-oriented C++. There are plans to transition to Java in a DevOps environment of continuous development. There are several subsystems you may work as a part of based on your experience and interests, such as mathematical and scientific algorithms, computer security, and GUIs. The program is moving toward web-based development. You will ensure that the developed software is effective and takes into consideration performance and security implications. You will thrive on a team that is experienced, brilliant, and extremely supportive of one another.



What does success look like?

  • As a successful employee, you will:
  • Be an active and integral member of your team
  • Channel your enthusiasm to innovate
  • Be part of a supportive team that develops and deploys technologies that matter to our national security
  • Work with agility, flexibility, and collaboration to explore creative ideas



Northrop Grumman offers a competitive and robust benefits program.

As an employee of Northrop Grumman, you are eligible for our robust benefits package which including:
  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
  • 401k
  • Education Assistance
  • Health & Wellness Resources
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Discounts
  • Flexible schedules, like the ability to work a 9/80 work schedule. The 9/80 schedule allows an employee to work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday and take every other Friday off of work


For more details please visit our total rewards site or chat with one of our recruiters to learn more
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Qualifications:

This position can be filled at a Principal or Sr. Principal level.

Basic Qualifications of a Principal Engineer:
  • Bachelor's degree with 5 years of related experience; Master's degree with 3 years of related experience
  • Experience programming in higher level programming languages
  • Demonstrated experience quickly learning new concepts and approaches
  • Must have a US Citizenship with current or active TS/SCI Access

Basic Qualifications of a Sr. Principal Engineer:
  • Bachelor's degree with 9 years of related experience; Master's degree with 7 years of related experience
  • Experience programming in higher level programming languages
  • Demonstrated experience quickly learning new concepts and approaches
  • Must have a US Citizenship with current or active TS/SCI Access



Preferred Qualifications:

Proficiency and interest in some of the below is highly beneficial for this role, and we will teach you what you don't know:
  • Languages such as C++, Java, Python
  • Technology and platforms like Linux Red Hat, Angular
  • Object-Oriented development
  • Desire to work across teams
  • Desire to find and resolve problems in Software, as well as develop from a clean sheet

A leading global security company, Northrop Grumman provides innovative products and solutions in autonomous systems, cyber security, and complex logistics to government and commercial clients.

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