Principal Engineer Software, TS Clearance Required, Space and Satellite Systems

    • Dulles, VA

Engineering

Qualifications:

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 Space 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.

We are seeking Principal Engineer software candidates who hold active Top Secret Clearances for our Dulles, VA Space location.

Candidates will be responsible for:

  • Full stack development at the OS, platform, and mission unique software layer.
  • Developing client and server applications and services using service oriented architectures, message bus based data exchange that include first-of-a-kind capabilities.
  • Applications will spend languages and toolsets including C++, C, Qt, Python, Postgres, Ansible, cloud infrastructure provisioning, PKI, and static code analysis execution and finding remediation.
  • Developer will be expected to be a self-starter capable of making decision with overall project budget and schedule in mind.


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