Sr Principal Software Engineer

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No matter the assignment, Northrop Grumman is committed to being a leader in Cyber, Logistics and Modernization, Autonomous Systems, C4ISR, and Strike. For us, it's about more than just performing. It means realizing the values that define us: responsibility, trust, integrity and protecting freedom worldwide. These values inspire and unite our people- who make everything we do possible.
The Engineering & 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!
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Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 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.
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Northrop Grumman Mission Systemsis looking for you to join our team as aSenior Principal Software Engineerbased out of Redondo Beach, CA.
What You'll get to Do: The candidate will have the opportunity to design, develop, document, test, and debug software written in various
computer languages. The candidate will ensure that the developed software is effective and takes into consideration
performance and security implications. We cover a wide variety of DevOps technologies including Atlassian suite of
tools (Bamboo, Jira, Bitbucket), Fortify, Ansible, and many more. Must have the ability to work effectively within a team
environment, ability to interface with other groups within the project including distributed teams, well-developed problemsolving
skills, and ability to work within a dynamic environment. Works under general direction. Determines and develops
technical solutions to complex problems independently.
Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) discipline with 9 years related experience; Master's in STEM discipline with 7 years related experience.
  • Proficiency in one or more of the following: Java, C#, .Net, C/C++, Python
  • Must have experience in software development deliverables and processes
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills; strong interpersonal and analytic skills
  • Works well in a team environment
  • Ability to obtain DoD Clearance and SAP Clearance.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with Agile development and continuous integration and test
  • Demonstrated ability to implement process improvements, streamline activities, and develop efficiencies
  • Previous in depth domain knowledge of program software design and code preferred
  • Proficiency with DevOps technologies including Jenkins, Fortify, Ansible, Atlassian suite

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
  • Additional benefits
    • Education Assistance
    • Training and Development

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


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