Java Software Engineer 3/4

Northrop Grumman Technology Services is looking for a mid-level Software Engineer to join our team of qualified individuals to provide technical expertise in design, development, deployment, and maintenance of software applications. This position requires a highly motivated, self-reliant team player who is comfortable with managing multiple tasks and responsibilities. This position will be located in Northern Virginia. Location assigned to may be , Falls Church, Springfield, or Lorton.

Responsibilities include:

  • Implementation Support – Design, plan, and set up applications and storage in a Unix/Linux and Windows NetApp SAN environment (disk layout, RAID levels, etc.) to ensure performance and data availability.
  • Application Maintenance – Apply required updates and patches.
  • Performance Management – Monitor and tune system to achieve optimum performance levels, and provide reports to support metrics collection.
  • Help Desk Assistance – Address help desk requests for incident resolution, problem determination, and root cause analysis of applications issues causing outage or performance degradation.
  • Operations Support – Available for occasional off-hours support.

JavaNGTS

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

This requisition may be filled at either a level 3 or a level 4.

Basic Qualifications for a Java Software Engineer 3 are:

  • Position requires the individual to pass a CBP background investigation which requires US Citizenship.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field with 5 years of experience or 4 additional years of equivalent experience is accepted in lieu of degree.
  • 3-5 years development experience with the Java technology stack including the persistence, business, and persistence tiers.
  • 2 years’ experience with SQL programming.
  • Demonstrated ability to design, implement, and debug web-based applications.
  • Experience with Linux OS, and shell scripting.
  • Demonstrated skills in solving problems and able to work collaboratively within a team or independently.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

Basic Qualifications for a Java Software Engineer 4 are:

  • Position requires the individual to have US Citizenship to pass a CBP background investigation.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field with 9 years of experience or 4 additional years of equivalent experience is accepted in lieu of degree.
  • 7-9 years development experience with the Java technology stack including the persistence, business, and persistence tiers.
  • 5 years’ experience with SQL programming.
  • Demonstrated ability to design, implement, and debug web-based applications.
  • Experience with Linux OS, and shell scripting.
  • Demonstrated skills in solving problems and able to work collaboratively within a team or independently.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:

  • 1 year experience supporting Oracle application and database environments.
  • Demonstrated experience with JDeveloper integrated development environment.
  • Experience with Atlassian toolset, including Jira, Confluence, and Bamboo.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science

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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