Colorado Springs, Colorado

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 Engineering 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! Northrop Grumman Space Systems (NGSP) is looking for you to join our team as a Sr. Principal Software Engineer/Architect based out of Colorado Springs, CO.

What You’ll get to Do:

- The candidate will be part of the C2BMC software architecture team. Responsibilities will include defining and overseeing the implementation of the overall software architecture for a Java-based missile defense command and control system and ensuring the architecture is consistent with the architecture design tenets on the C2BMC program.

- This includes providing direct technical support to the chief architect and coordinating across engineering disciplines (e.g. Systems Engineering, Software Engineering, Integration & test, sustainment).

- Examples of tasking to be performed include:

- Perform trade studies and analysis for current and future C2BMC development activities. - Maintain the software architecture artifacts for the program.

- Oversee the development of all software design documentation.

- Determine ramifications and impacts of proposed architectural changes to the software baselines. - Analyze system performance to include quantifying performance, identifying bottlenecks, and measuring throughput.

- Support briefings, presentations and demonstrations to customer.

- Support analysis, design, and implementation of cyber requirements in the software.

- Occasional travel will be required for this position.

Basic Qualifications:

If applicable, please note your updated security clearance and IAT/relevant certifications on your resume.

- An active Secret clearance is required.

- 9 Years with Bachelor’s degree in a related field; 13 years’ experience in lieu of a degree.

- The candidate must have software engineering and architecture experience on large software systems to include: - Recent experience in software architecture and distributed systems design and implementation. Specifcally, Hyperconvergence, VMs, containerization, edge computing, and cloud computing.

- Experience performing trade studies and analysis across software engineering disciplines. - Familiarity with the system engineering discipline.

- Hands on application development experience in the use of the Java (or similar structured programming languages).

- Full life cycle software development experience using JAVA, OOD, OOP, XML, and UML

- Previous experience with missile defense, command and control and soft ware architecture required

Preferred Qualifications:

- Previous experience with System Oriented Architecture (SOA) or Event Driven Architecture (EDA), cloud computing, use of containerization, virtualization, and how to approach refactoring existing code bases into those paradigms is a plus.

- Familiarity with Information Assurance (IA) is a plus.

- Proficiency with Excel, and Visio are desired. 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 benefits will include the following: - Health Plan - Savings Plan - Paid Time Off - Education Assistance - Training and Development - Flexible Work Arrangements

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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.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Colorado Springs, Colorado

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With Northrop Grumman, you’ll be joining a culture where your voice is heard and contributions are valued. Launch your career and join the over 17,000 veterans pushing past possible every day to create and deliver the most advanced systems that connect and protect our world.  Northrop Grumman careers and internships are as varied as your interests, with a lifetime of potential that will allow you to work together with people from many backgrounds, personal passions and disciplines.

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