Cyber Software Engineer 3/4



Northrop Grumman Corporation is looking for multiple experienced Cyber Software Engineers 3 or 4 to support development programs in Fairmont, WV. Come join our team and support missions that directly benefit the Intel and Defense community. This is a great opportunity for a flexible self-starter to work in a dynamic environment with real world technical content supporting a number of tools and systems.

Roles and Responsibilities:

The candidate will design, develop, document, test and maintain applications software and systems that contain logical and mathematical solutions. Conduct multidisciplinary research and collaborate 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; prepares operating instructions; designs and develops compilers and assemblers, utility programs, and operating systems. Ensures software standards are met. Lead and mentor junior development staff.

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

This position can be filled as a Level 3 or 4 based on the following qualifications.

Basic Qualifications

Level 3
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university and 5 years of experience. Four (4) years of additional software engineering experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.
• Experience with Java and/or C/C development
• Must be comfortable developing software in either Windows and/or Linux based environment
Security Clearance: Ability to obtain a Secret clearance is Required

Level 4
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university and 9 years of experience. Four (4) years of additional software engineering experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.
• Experience with Java and/or C/C development
• Must be comfortable developing software in either Windows and/or Linux based environment
Security Clearance: Ability to obtain a Secret clearance is Required

Preferred Qualifications:

• Relational database experience (Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, etc.)
• Strong working knowledge of Linux
• Experience with scripting (such as bash, python, and other scripting tools/language) development
• Experience with JEE development
• Experience with web application and/or Web Service Development
• Experience with web application frameworks such as Rails, Struts, EJB's GWT, Spring
• Experience with AJAX Single Page Interface technologies such as JavaScript, EXT-JS, AngularJS, JQuery
• Experience with Cloud Technologies such as AWS, HDFS, Map/Reduce, and NoSQL, Hadoop
• Experience researching new technology for inclusion/use on customer programs
• Experience contributing to open source applications
• Experience with Scrum/Agile Software Development Methodology

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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