Software Development Analyst

Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading company whose work with cutting-edge technology is driven by something human: the lives our technology protects? If so, Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. It's not the systems that drive us: it's the soldier our systems bring home. It's not just the equipment that motivates us: it's the people our equipment protects. It's not the innovation that gets us up in the morning: it's whom those innovations serve. We're united by our work to help people and protect the world. And that mission makes our team even stronger.

When you join Northrop Grumman, you'll have the opportunity to connect with coworkers in an environment that's uniquely caring, diverse, and respectful. Employees share experiences, insights, perspectives, and creative solutions with some of the best minds in the industry. We collaborate through integrated product teams, cross-functional teams, and employee resource groups, while thriving through the support of training and development, mentors and every day coaching, along with extensive health and work/life benefits. We're committed to our employees' professional and personal development and success.

Northrop Grumman recruits top talent with traditional and non-traditional backgrounds in order to ensure our team is united, connected, skilled, focused and innovative. An inclusive workplace of people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives is the key to our performance. At Northrop Grumman, we want our employees to bring their whole self to work. All your different sides are welcome here, as we believe they make our team, our products and our services, that much better. Roles and Responsibilities:

The qualified applicant will be involved in all phases of software development life cycle (SDLC), from requirements gathering, analysis and design, development, testing, implementation, and production support. In addition to performing software development, the Developer will be supporting development efforts and performing software development functions in a small project setting; Understand the software development life cycle, and familiarity with an information engineering approach to development; Familiar with all phases of software development life cycle (SDLC), from requirements gathering, analysis and design, development, testing, implementation, and production support; Design, develop and support .NET /SQL based code for web and desktop applications; Perform database design, updates, queries, and generate reports; Develop and test applications and integration of functionality as needed to ensure compliance with CDC and HHS standards; Ensure secure coding practices are adhered to in all phases of the secure development lifecycle.

Researches, designs, develops, and/or modifies enterprise-wide systems and/or applications software. Involved in planning of system and development deployment as well as responsible for meeting software compliance standards. Evaluates interface between hardware and software, operational requirements, and characteristics of overall system. Documents testing and maintenance of system corrections.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems Management, Engineering or related field with a minimum of 5 years of experience

10 years of experience as a Developer in the analysis, design, hands-on development and delivery of web-based applications using ASP.NET/C#.

10 years of experience in developing web applications with Microsoft .NET technologies. 

10 years of experience with relational databases and content management systems.

Experience with responsive web design principles and techniques.

Experience with web server and web application performance optimization and tuning.

Experience with source control.

Experience with bioinformatics and bioinformaticians.

Proficient in C#, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, T-SQL, jQuery, Visual Studio, SQL Server Management Studio, Windows, Bootstrap 3, GIT, JSON, XML.

Ability to prioritize conflicting objectives and requests from stakeholders.

Ability to nurture and maintain relationships with personnel across a complex bureaucratic organizational structure.

Strong analytical, problem solving and critical thinking skills.

Creative and strong customer-oriented mindset.

Ability to present and clearly understand and articulate technology issues, initiatives, and the pro/cons of alternatives.

Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:

5 years of experience and knowledge of the CDC culture, mission, and IT environment.

Experience working with Agile (Scrum) project team development environments.


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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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