Engineer Embedded Software 2 / 3

Northrop Grumman Laser Systems is looking for an Embedded Software Engineer with a passion for developing next generation embedded applications. Located in Central Florida, Laser Systems develops ground, vehicle and airborne laser/EO systems to support and protect our service men and women. Candidate will participate in system design, algorithm and software development, GUI design, Software testing and reviews, plus field demos and support. This position requires strong trouble-shooting and debugging techniques, interaction with end-users, customers, and developers, as well as robust written and verbal communication skills.

Travel 10% / Secret Clearance (or ability to obtain one)

This requisition 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 Level 2:

  • Typical Minimum Education / Experience: 2 Years with Bachelors in Science; 0 Years with Masters in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science/Engineering, or related field
  • US Citizenship is required with the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance
  • C# / .NET design on Windows
  • Object Oriented Event Driven, Multi-threaded designs
  • Full Software Development life-Cycle, Requirements to Test
  • Ability/Desire to Work in an Agile Team Environment
  • SWCM Tools (Clearcase, GIT, other)
  • Desire to Learn Complex HW/SW Systems
  • HW/SW System Troubleshooting

Basic Qualifications for Level 3:

  • Typical Minimum Education / Experience: 5 Years with Bachelors in Science; 3 Years with Masters; 0 Years with PhD in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science/Engineering, or related field
  • US Citizenship is required with the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance
  • C# / .NET design on Windows
  • Object Oriented Event Driven, Multi-threaded designs
  • Full Software Development life-Cycle, Requirements to Test
  • Ability/Desire to Work in an Agile Team Environment
  • SWCM Tools (Clearcase, GIT, other)
  • Desire to Learn Complex HW/SW Systems
  • HW/SW System Troubleshooting

Preferred Qualifications for Level 2 & 3:

  • Working knowledge of embedded real-time system development
  • Design with Standard Network Protocols (TCP/IP, UDP)
  • Design with Standard Video Interfaces (DVI, HDMI, HDSDI, RS170)
  • Design with Standard Data Interfaces (USB, Ethernet, RS232, RS422, SPI, I2C)
  • Graphical User Interface Design
  • Feedback and Control Systems implementation
  • Object Detection and Tracking Algorithms and Techniques
  • Subsystem HW/SW Interfaces (Day/Thermal Cameras, INS, GPS, Laser Rangefinder, Gimbal Feedback Control Systems)
  • C, Java
  • Linux, Linux VM, Android

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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