Senior Principal Software Engineer-Secure Processing
Company: Northrop Grumman
Posted on: January 17, 2020
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is a leading global
provider of secure software-defined, hardware enabled mission
systems. Our company is pioneering capabilities in a wide variety
of sectors that keep our nation and our allies safe from Undersea
to Space and Cyberspace.
NGMS is seeking an Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer to work within
a team that is responsible for writing device drivers, middleware,
and application development for Linux and/or VxWorks Platforms. The
work will involve design, development, integration, debugging, and
verification of software and drivers in C/C++ and AGILE. The
engineer will interface with systems engineering to develop
software requirements and technical specifications. The engineer
will help to identify risks, suggest mitigation, track defects and
develop resolutions and report status. This person will also assist
in the development and execution unit, building verification test
plans, as well as tracking and reporting test status.
This position is located in Baltimore, MD.
- Bachelor's Degree or higher in Computer Engineering, Computer
Science or other related STEM discipline
- At least 9 years of professional experience in related industry
(7 years with MS degree; 4 years with PhD)
- Proficiency in AGILE and/or C/C++ and real-time processing
including: processes threads, scheduling, synchronization
mechanisms and memory management required.
- Experience with full software lifecycle: specification, design,
implementation, integration, debug and maintenance
- Familiarity with a structured process driven software
development environment including peer reviews of all work
products, using a revision control system, defect tracking and
build release practices required
- DoD Secret Clearance is required to start (not required for
- Experience with development drivers and middleware (RTOS, Linux
and/or VxWorks) and anti-tampering (cryptographic, secure comms,
logging, SW deployment) is preferred
- Experience with test framework/application and system
- Active US Security Clearance at a Secret level or above.
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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