C++ Software Engineer 4

How do cyber terrorists get past the industries best? They don't. There are too many of us fighting virtual threats, protecting enterprises and entire countries from large-scale attacks. From creating a citywide wireless network for our first responders, to protecting our nation from cyber threats, to building software-defined radios that change how our military communications, our Information Systems team helps life run smoothly and safely.

If you are the sort of person who loves a challenge and likes to be involved in serious organizational and software change -- Then this is without a doubt one of the most interesting and exciting times to join an organization like ours. The culture is one of excellence; team work, learning, delivered value and people. We are looking for people who love to learn and take initiative to really make this happen.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a C++ Software Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction, MD.

Roles and Responsibilities:
Work as a software developer & integrator as part of development team which utilizes a diverse, dynamic workforce, including many experts in their fields. Specific duties include:
Responsible for performing development, integration, test and documentation duties to ensure proper operation of hardware and software platforms.
Integrate a wide variety of applications from various sources, integrate and ensure that they meet performance standard for stability and resource utilization.
Develop software as necessary to integrate between components, perform new capabilities, to facilitate testing, etc.
Adhere to accepted standards for development, including writing unit tests which provide a high percentage of code coverage, participating in peer code reviews, conducting design reviews, and generating test plans to ensure maximum stability and quality of code.
Candidates must have programming skills in VHDL, C, C++, proficiency in Linux, good software development skills and be comfortable with low-level hardware.
Working knowledge of development, test & configuration management tools is a plus.
Candidates must have good interpersonal, organizational and communication skills.
Applicants must have experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Powerpoint.



Basic Qualifications:
9+ years' software engineering experience
5+ years' experience writing both RTL and test bench code using VHDL
Experience with object oriented programming with C++
Experience developing in a Linux environment
Demonstrate knowledge of SDH, Ethernet and OTN protocols including the physical PCS and MAC layers

Preferred Qualifications:
Knowledge SIGINT mission systems
Experience with Agile Methodologies
Experience with writing and understanding make files and GNU Make
Experience with writing and using BASH Scripts of moderate complexity
Experience with using Git for source control

Education: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required.

Security Clearance: Active TS/SCI with Polygraph is required.

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.${descr2}${descr3}

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