Engineer Software 3

Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, cybersecurity, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide.

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The Threat Modeling Center is responsible for the development and delivery of high fidelity threat modeling products in support of MDA and MDA's Ballistic Missile Defense System. This position requires an experienced software development engineer with experience in all areas of the software engineering life cycle to perform as the TMC Software Engineering. Primary responsibilities include designing, developing, maintaining, modifying, and testing code used to support and the modeling and simulation of ballistic missile and aircraft models to support MDA Ballistic Missile Defense System events.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Position requires an active DoD Secret clearance
  • 5 Years with Bachelors in Science; 3 Years with Masters; 0 Years with Ph.D.
  • Experience with software development using C/C++ and JAVA on UNIX, LINUX, and Windows platforms
  • Experience with development of user interface, process control, algorithms, and relational database management applications
  • Use and/or application of technical principles, theories, and concepts to develop and troubleshoot SW products
  • Ability to apply best practices and established patterns to existing code base and mentor less experienced team members on same practices
  • Ability to create and follow standard processes and clearly document results
  • Experience with automated unit testing
  • Ability to efficiently and independently multi-task in an extremely demanding and deadline-driven environment
  • Ability to identify and achieve multiple milestones spread across various calendars and schedules
  • Self-motivated and able to provide solutions to highly technical problems
  • Ability to interface effectively with users, customers, management, and other engineering personnel
  • Possess strong verbal and written communications skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • DoD Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility
  • Modeling, Simulation, and automation experience
  • Strong math, physics or engineering background
  • Knowledge of the flight characteristics, motion, atmospheric dynamics, and missile performance parameters necessary to model ballistic missiles
  • Software troubleshooting and code optimization
  • Proven teamwork and interpersonal skills
  • Experience using agile methodologies, SCRUM preferable

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