Engineer Software 3 - Java Developer

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for an experiencedJava Software Engineer3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in San Diego, CA.

The selected candidate will develop Java applications for various aircraft / flight and ground systems.

Essential Functions:

  • Candidate will be have experience with object oriented programming, design patterns, JMS, Web Services, XML and related technologies (i.e., XPath, XSLT, XSD)
  • Familiar with developing enterprise solutions for Java Enterprise Edition (JEE) in a SOA environment
  • Will be working in a process-oriented software development environment and will have experience across the software lifecycle
  • Must understand unit testing, including path, line, and bound coverage

The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels. Candidate must be comfortable in a lab environment and be able to collaborate closely with system engineers, hardware designers, and integration/test engineers.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics discipline from an accredited university with 5+ years of software engineering experience, Masters degree in a STEM discipline with3+ years of software engineeringexperience,or a PhD in a STEM discipline with no experience
  • Direct experience developing Java applications
  • An active Top Secret clearance to start with the ability to obtain and maintain program access

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Electrical Engineering
  • Experience developing enterprise solutions for Java Enterprise Edition (JEE) in a SOA environment
  • Excellent 2-way communication skills (upward and downward)
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface with all levels of employees and management

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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