Principal Software Engineer/Sr. Principal Software Engineer
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The Electronic Fires team at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as a Cyber Software Engineer based out of Colorado Springs, CO.
What You'll get to Do:
- You will join a team of highly skilled and diverse individuals specializing in cyber-related network applications.
- You will be self-motivated, innovative and has experience guiding research and development projects from inception to conclusion. Responsibilities will include design, development, analysis, documentation and testing of networks, software and software systems, as well as integrating various cyber capabilities into networked computing environments.
- You will have experience with shell scripting, Configuration Management (GIT), network protocols, embedded and classic applications and ARM platforms is highly desired.
- You will be proficient with Windows, Linux and OSX is required.
- Superior written and oral skills are required.
* Occasional travel to other sites in the US
This requisition may be filled at either a level 3 (Principal) or a level 4 (Sr. Principal).
You'll Bring These Qualifications:
- For a level 3: Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics related discipline and 5 years of related work experience.
- For a level 4: Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics related discipline and 9 years of related work experience.
- Experience with Network engineering and administration
- Experience with Software engineering in C/C++, Python or Java
- Active Top Secret clearance with the ability to obtain TS/SSBI.
- Experience with writing software
- Experience with ambiguous requirements
- Active TS/SSBI
- Excellent problem solver
- Superior written and oral skills
- Prior experience with Cyber technologies
- Network modeling and simulation
- Strong experience with shell scripting, Configuration Management (GIT), network protocols, embedded and classic applications and ARM platforms
What We Can Offer You:
Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:
- Health Plan
- Savings Plan
- Paid Time Off
- Wellness Program
- Employee Discount Program
- On-Site Fitness Center (available at some locations)
- Additional benefits
- Education Assistance
- Training and Development
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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