Engineer Software 3

Northrop Grumman Missions Systems sector is seeking an experienced software and firmware (FPGA fabric) developer for highly competitive embedded software and firmware engineer roles within our team of qualified, diverse individuals. Join an agile software development team designing and building advanced, state-of-the-art software components and applications for signal processing algorithms. Your work will be performed using Agile and process-driven development methodologies in a team environment.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Designs, develops, documents, tests and debugs applications software and hardware systems that contain logical and mathematical solutions
  • Develop advanced, automated, real-time complex problem solving mission planning for software defined, hardware enabled applications
  • Problem domains include optimization of mission systems, signal processing, and object tracking

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors of Science Computer in Science Degree plus 5 years' experience, or 2 years with Masters degree, or 0 years with a PhD
  • C / Java / Python programming languages with emphasis on object-oriented software development
  • Experience with hardware (Verilog and VHDL) verification languages
  • Possess strong mathematics and algorithm development skills
  • Experience writing software for mission or related systems
  • Experience with Linux software development environments
  • Experience with scripting languages (csh, Perl, Python, tcl)
  • Able to function in multi-disciplinary team-oriented environment and rapidly adapt to changing work priorities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • U.S. Citizenship required. The ability to obtain and maintain an active TS/SCI clearance and, when required, a polygraph

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Developed component-based interface software, interfaced to external hardware, hardware/software integration, and system testing, debugging, and deployment.
  • Complex implementations in firmware
  • Real-time embedded SW development
  • Knowledge of signal processing
  • Team leadership experience
  • Development of framework
  • Active or reinstatable secret/top secret security clearance.

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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