Senior Principal Software Engineer

Northrop Grumman
Linthicum, MD
Sep 09, 2021
Sep 17, 2021
Full Time
Category: EngineeringLocation: Linthicum - MD, United States of AmericaCitizenship Required: United States CitizenshipClearance Type: SCITelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this positionShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the TimePositions Available: 2At 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 "A cents € 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 Mission Systems (NGMS) Advanced Processing Solutions is working to develop next generation high performance computing systems to meet the mission demands of the NGMS Networked Information Solutions (NIS) business. Superconducting electronics forms the core of our technology, with a focus on novel means of energy-efficient computation. Qualified individuals will join our team in its mission to transform computing beyond Moore's Law, advancing development of computer architectures, processing/memory subsystems, and large scale high performance computing systems. You'll work in a fast-paced team environment alongside a broad array of scientists and engineers to make these processing solutions a reality.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 Senior Principal Software Engineers with the desire to learn new technologies to join our innovative Transformational Computing team to help develop software in support of emerging supercomputing technologies.The software these engineers will be developing supports next-generation supercomputing capabilities and includes simulations, algorithms, test automation, and data management and analysis capabilities. As a Senior Principal Software 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 selected individual will work on software in all phases of the software development lifecycle including design, development and test. Candidates should be familiar with the Agile methodology of software development, best practices of software design, and Continuous Integration/ Continuous Deliver (CI/CD) tools and processes. Candidates should also be familiar with object-oriented programming languages and have an eagerness to learn.All job functions require close teamwork across functional disciplines and integrated product teams in a fast paced environment. This program area is expanding which offers the potential for future growth opportunities (technical lead, software architect, etc.) for candidates who successfully demonstrate exceptional performance and leadership.This position is located in Linthicum, MD.Basic Qualifications:Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or other STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) disciplineA minimum of 9 years of experience in the software development, programming, and/or engineering industry (7 years with a MS degree; 4 years with PhD)6+ years of experience with full stack web development - 6+ years of experience with Java web applications and/or PythonExperience with object-oriented programming and micro-services architectureExperience with agile software development lifecycleCandidates must be a US Citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain a US DoD TS/SCI clearancePreferred Qualifications:Active TS/SCI clearanceBackground in signal analysis, feature detection, flow control, automation, device testing, results validation, test validation, configuration management, algorithm optimization, search algorithms, hardware communication, messaging noSQL, protocols, test replication, test parallelization, data visualization, and/or UI design.Experience with software languages such as Angular, JavaScript, Node, CSS MATLAB and TCLExperience with developing applications across various environments and platforms, including Tomcat, Apache, Neo4j, noSQL, MySQLExperience with RESTful web servicesExperience with containerization technologies such as Docker and KubernetesExperience with continuous integration tools and version control tools such as GoCD, Jenkins, Git and ArtifactoryExperience with monitoring and metrics tools such as Prometheus/GrafanaSalary Range: 119784 - 179676Employees 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.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.

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