Software Engineer

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 Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Software Engineer 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, CA.

The selected candidate will participate in the development, test, and integration of embedded Flight SW applications for use in a MilSatCom product. The candidate should be self-motivated and eager to learn new and exciting things in a challenging environment. The tasks involved would involve working with the SW team to perform code and unit test, integration and test, and verification of software requirements. The role will also involve interfacing with various external teams (system engineering, hardware engineering, etc.) in order to meet the program milestones with a quality product.

The selected candidate should have excellent verbal and written communication skills and thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels. Candidate must be comfortable in a lab environment and be able to collaborate closely with system engineers, hardware designers, integration/test engineers, as well as software team engineers.
Basic Qualifications:

- Requires an active security clearance
- 2+ years of software development and/or test experience with a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Bachelor's Degree; or 1 year of software development experience with a STEM Master's Degree
- Experience with C/C++
- Experience with Microsoft Office products, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc

Preferred Qualifications:

- Experience with developing SW for an embedded environment
- Experience with test environments including test sets and flight-like hardware
- Experience with scripting languages, and test tools on Unix/Solaris, Linux, and Windows platforms
- Experience with VxWorks

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.${descr2}${descr3}


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