Northrop Grumman Software Engineer 2 in Vandenberg AFB, California

Software Engineer 2

Requisition ID: 18004079

Location(s): United States-California-Vandenberg AFB

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading company whose work with cutting-edge technology is driven by something human: the lives our technology protects?If so, Northrop Grumman may be the place for you.It’s not the systems that drive us: it’s the soldier our systems bring home. It’s not just the equipment that motivates us: it’s the people our equipment protects. It’s not the innovation that gets us up in the morning: it’s whom those innovations serve. We’re united by our work to help people and protect the world. And that mission makes our team even stronger.

When you join Northrop Grumman, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with coworkers in an environment that’s uniquely caring, diverse, and respectful. Employees share experiences, insights, perspectives, and creative solutions with some of the best minds in the industry. We collaborate through integrated product teams, cross-functional teams, and employee resource groups, while thriving through the support of training and development, mentors and every day coaching, along with extensive health and work/life benefits. We’re committed to our employees’ professional and personal development and success.

Northrop Grumman recruits top talent with traditional and non-traditional backgrounds in order to ensure our team is united, connected, skilled, focused and innovative. An inclusive workplace of people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives is the key to our performance. At Northrop Grumman, we want our employees to bring their whole self to work.All your different sides are welcome here, as we believe they make our team, our products and our services, that much better.

Northrop Grumman Engineering, Systems, and Integration (ESI) business unit is a seeking a creative, skilled and motivated Software Systems Engineer to join our team. This position offers an opportunity for the right candidate to perform systems engineering tasks for ICBM software applications for strategic defense systems, focusing on simulators used to support and train ICBM operations and maintenance performing the Nuclear Deterrence mission for the USAF. The successful candidate must be able to perform technical planning, system software development and integration, and be familiar with software engineering policies and procedures. The successful candidate must be able to perform technical analyses of concept, design, test and operation to ensure the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into systems software solutions that integrate/control weapon system simulation hardware components.Ability to analyze operational systems and design hardware & software simulation solutions, author requirements, perform system integration and compatibility with legacy VAX/VMS environments to meet demanding, customer-driven fidelity requirements is highly desired.

The successful candidate will need good interpersonal communication skills along with the ability to work in a team environment. Candidate must also be a self-starter with the ability to take on complex and challenging tasks with minimal direction and remain current on emerging technologies trends and insights. Candidate will interface with the customer, contractors, and other stake holders describing the software designs and solutions to trainer issues. This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.

Basic Qualifications:

·US Citizenship

·Ability to obtain a DOD Top Secret Clearance

·Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering, Computer Science or other related field with at least two years related experience (5 years of experience for a level 3)

·Experience with ADA, FORTRAN, C#, C/C design, coding and testing.

·Strong experience testing and troubleshooting software / hardware interfaces and applications

·This requisition may be filled at either a level 2 or a level 3

Preferred Qualifications:

·Technical certifications that support Software Development

·Versioning Control software (i.e. GIT, TFS)

·Experience with automated testing and test systems

·Experience with programming in the VAX/VMS hardware and software environment

·Familiarity with software certification methodologies

·Previous ICBM software experience

·Current active Top Secret security clearance

·Requirements Analysis

·Software Configuration Management

·MS Windows Networking

·Hardware architecture design

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Software Engineer 2

Location: California-Vandenberg AFB

Requisition ID: 18004079