Software Engineer (C, C++, Java)

This position description does not represent a current opening but may be used to identify candidates with skills and experience for positions within Northrop Grumman that frequently become available. Candidates who express an interest may be considered for future positions at Northrop Grumman.

Responsibilities for this Pipeline requisition are:

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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 Corporation is looking for a Software Engineers to support an important program in Aurora, Colorado.

Principal duties include: Software Engineers will work on the development, integration, and maintenance of a complex, operationally deployed systems. Candidate must possess the ability to work as a member of a small, highly skilled team in a dynamic environment and participate in systems design, code development, GUI updates, debugging, and integration and test of modifications/enhancements into the operational baseline. The position also requires an individual with the ability to work on technical challenges and to provide innovative solutions, to include troubleshooting the operational system, implementation of new capabilities for future versions of the system, and support to test and documentation personnel. The position requires the ability to successfully interact with end-users, customers, and developer personnel. Candidates must have strong written and verbal communication skills.

This is a great opportunity for a flexible self-starter to work in a dynamic environment with real world technical content supporting a number of tools and systems.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Requires a BS within a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics discipline from an accredited college with 2 year's software development experience.
  • Active TS (Top Secret) security clearance
  • C, C , Java experience
  • Linux experience
  • Knowledge of Virtualized Environments
  • Knowledge of object oriented design
  • Knowledge of software lifecycles
  • Must have OR be able to acquire a Security certificate

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Web Development
  • Front end/user interface development
  • Experience with relational or object oriented databases
  • Experience with source control software (Clearcase, SVN)
  • Experience with supporting operational systems
  • Knowledge of program mission, program domain and infrastructure

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 a complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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