iReturn (Return to Work) Systems Engineer
Requisition ID: R10051193 Category: Engineering Location: Linthicum, Maryland, United States of America Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship Clearance Type: Secret Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America) Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time Positions Available: 1 At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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. The qualified applicant will join a cohort of employees re-entering the workforce after a career break of at least two years. This cohort will receive special on-boarding designed to provide an effective re-entry into the workforce. iReturn℠ provides experienced professionals with a 12-week "returnship" to prepare for a full-time career in one of several fields at Northrop Grumman through training, professional development and networking opportunities. Qualified applicants will join a cohort of employees returning to the workforce after a 2+ career break for this "returnship" program that focuses on giving you a seamless transition back into the workforce. This cohort program will approximately run from March/April - June and prepare candidates for an effective re-entry into the workforce. Upon completion of the program, candidates will be eligible for full-time roles with the company. NGMS is seeking a Systems Engineer to join out Secure Processing team within the Systems Organization. As a Systems Engineer at Northrop Grumman you will have a challenging and rewarding opportunity to be a part of our Enterprise-wide digital transformation. Through the use of Model-based Engineering, DevSecOps and Agile practices we continue to evolve how we deliver critical national defense products and capabilities for the warfighter. Our success is grounded in our ability to embrace change, move quickly and continuously drive innovation. The successful candidate will be collaborative, open, transparent, and team-oriented with a focus on team empowerment & shared responsibility, flexibility, continuous learning and a culture of automation. The Systems Engineer is responsible for testing device drivers, middleware, and application developed for Linux and/or VxWorks Platforms. The work will involve working to design, development, integrate, debug, and verify the software and drivers in C/C++ and AGILE. The engineers will interface with software engineering to develop system and 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 work with the execution of unit tests. This position is located in Linthicum, MD. Basic Qualifications: A career break of at least two years. If required, Bachelors' degree and minimum 5 years of experience or Masters' with minimum 3 years of experience (or whatever number of years of experience). If the degree will be required at conversion, please include it in the iReturn req. Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or other STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) discipline A minimum of 2 years of experience in systems engineering (0 years with MS) Candidates must have an ACTIVE US DoD security clearance at the Secret Level or higher Candidates must be approved for customer SAP clearance in order to start work Hands on experience working in embedded real time operating systems, both kernel and application side development (eg Linux, VxWorks, ZephyrOS, FreeRTOS, Greenhills Integrity) Knowledge of cryptography Strong C/C++ background and experience with Python, JAVA, JVM and/or RMI Strong HW/SW and SW/SW integration skills Experience with device driver and middleware development Preferred Qualifications: Experience with AGILE System Boot experience (barebox, uboot, uefi, BIOS) Bare metal development Size and speed optimizing software for embedded platforms Modifying and integrating open source software Experience with device driver and middleware development. Experience developing register-level models of hardware IP in SystemC/TLM2 Experience developing Device Tree files for custom hardware Experience developing boot software (First stage bootloader, U-boot, UEFI, etc) for custom boards Tools: Git, Atlassian (BitBucket, Confluence, Jira), Jenkins, static & dynamic code analysis Salary Range: $75,100 USD - $75,100 USD Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business. The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. US Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/. 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 US Citizenship is required for most positions.