C/C++ Software Engineer 2/3

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Software Engineer 2 or 3 to be responsible for the design, development, and integration of real time embedded software for an Electronic Warfare system. The work will involve design, development, integration, debugging, and verification of software and drivers, primarily in C . The person will need to interface with other business disciplines such as: systems engineering to develop software requirements and technical specifications, hardware engineering to support integration efforts, and program management to discuss technical program issues. The person will need to track defects, develop resolutions and report technical status. They will also need to develop and execute unit-level and product verification test plans, and track and report test status. Additionally, the selected individual will conduct reviews of software related products, software designs, and additional technical documents. The responsibilities include active participation in Integrated Product Teams (IPT), design reviews and other reviews, as required. The selected individual will actively participate in technical peer reviews to ensure system/software requirements are being met from an end to end system point of view. Individuals must be self-starters and able to efficiently operate in a small team environment.

This position is located in Linthicum, MD.

This position may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.

This requisition may be filled at either a Level 2 or a Level 3.

Basic Qualifications for a Level 2 are:

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or other related technical area
  • 2 years of software engineering experience.
  • Knowledge in Embedded C/C development
  • Position requires an active Secret DoD security clearance

Basic Qualifications for a Level 3 are:

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or other related technical area
  • 5 years of software engineering experience (3 years with a Master's Degree)
  • Knowledge in Embedded C/C development
  • Position requires an active Secret DoD security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with VxWorks
  • Electronic warfare experience.
  • Experience with signal processing.

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.


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