Principal/Sr. Principal Engr Embedded S/W T3/T4

    • Camarillo, CA

At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We're looking for innovators, who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we'll support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field or an industry thought-leader. At Northrop Grumman, you'll have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is a trusted provider of mission-enabling solutions for global security. Our Engineering and Sciences (E&S) organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission!

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as a Principal/Sr. Principal Embedded Software Engineer based out of Point Mugu, CA.

This role can be filled at either the Principle or Sr. Principal level.

What You'll get to Do:

We are seeking experienced software engineers for full time assignments supporting the design and development of Airborne Electronic Attack programs with our Navy Customer at Pt. Mugu. The focus of these assignments will be developing Mission Planning software for the Navy's Airborne Electronic Attack (AEA) Unique Planning Component (UPC) at Pt. Mugu. The successful candidate will have experience in design, development and integration in full life cycle software system development.

We are looking for experienced software engineers to work in a dynamic team environment that entails interaction with distributed teams including the Navy customer and other contractors whom are both co-located and remote. The position includes coordination and collaboration with external organizations and internal functional disciplines to plan, execute and work through program activities and issues; with strong oral/written communications skills and demonstrated technical leadership capabilities. This includes the maintenance of strong customer relationships and the ability to work in a schedule-driven, fast-paced software development environment in order to provide innovative technical solutions specific to electronic attack. Knowledge of the following avionics systems is helpful: EA-18G, Growler Block 2, MALD-N, JTT-R, ALQ-99/ALQ-249, and ALQ-218.

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS degree in a STEM field (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) from an accredited institution with 5+ years (Principal Engr Embedded Software) or 9+ years (Sr. Principal Engr Embedded Software) of experience in the development and maintenance of real-time embedded software systems; Master's degree with 3+ years (Principal Engr Embedded Software) or 7+ years (Sr. Principal Engr Embedded Software) of experience; PhD with 0+ years (Principal Engr Embedded Software) or 4+ years (Sr. Principal Engr Embedded Software) of experience.
  • The ability to obtain and Secret Clearance which requires US citizenship.
  • An Interim Secret Clearance is required to start.
  • Must have experience developing PC-based software applications using higher order languages such as any of the following: C#, JavaScript/TypeScript, SQL, XML/JSON
  • Experience with Visual Studio, HTTP, Git
  • Knowledge of and demonstrated use of software and test engineering best practices
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to function as a member of an integrated team is essential.

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Good working knowledge of Airborne Electronic Attack, Electronic Warfare, and Mission Planning
    • Experience developing PC-based software applications Java, RabbitMQ, ASP.NET Core
    • Experience with Agile/SAFe methodologies, Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE), Cameo Systems Modeler, UML, RESTful Web Services, DevOps, CI/CD pipeline, Containers, InstallShield, Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
    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 benefits will include the following:
    Health Plan
    Savings Plan
    Paid Time Off
    Additional benefits
    Education Assistance
    Training and Development
    9/80 Schedule at Many Sites

    https://benefits.northropgrumman.com/us/en2/BenefitsOverview/Pages/default.aspx

    Additional Northrop Grumman Information:
    Northrop Grumman has approximately 90,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 27 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.

    Our Values. The women and men of Northrop Grumman Corporation are guided by Our Values. They describe our company as we want it to be. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that putting Our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers, and the communities we serve.

    Our Responsibility. At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.

    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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