Principal Engineer Software

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people''s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation''s history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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 Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems is currently recruiting for a Principal Guidance, Navigation, and Controls Software Test Engineer to join our team in Chandler, AZ.

Basic Qualifications:
A Bachelor's Degree (BA/BS) in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering plus 5 years work experience; 3 years with Masters; 0 years with PhD

Recent Object Oriented (OO) software development experience with the C++ programming language
Background in software testing, including unit testing
Proficiency with Linux
Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:
Recent experience in embedded real-time software development, debug and test
Experience with space craft or launch systems subsystem software development is a plus
Experience with control systems, and guidance/navigation algorithms a plus

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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