Aurora, Colorado

Requisition ID: R10050462
  • Category: Engineering
  • Location: Aurora, Colorado, 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
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.

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 while having 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 undertake the impossible. Our employees are not only part of history; they're making history.

The Payload and Ground Systems Division within the Northrop Grumman Space Systems Sector pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills and innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter to protect our nation and allies. In these roles you will be developing systems for a variety of spacecraft using current technologies and others yet to come! We are seeking team members who are self-starters, have a thirst for knowledge, approach each day with optimism, and have a relentless drive to solve complex problems. Creativity and innovation are imperative for this role, because at Northrop Grumman, many of the problems we work on are impossible... until they're not.

We are currently seeking Software Engineers to join our teams in Aurora, Boulder, and Colorado Springs, CO.

What You'll get to Do: Our Software Engineers work with Java, C++, Python and more on an agile development team using modern development practices. Our programs require new development and sustainment, including design, development, test, and debug for ground system software, and other ground applications. The code bases are large, and we create and manage large databases as part of the processing, storage, and reporting functions. As with any large system we also have complex system and network administration and security functions. You will thrive on a team that is experienced, brilliant, and extremely supportive of one another. If this is your type of environment and you love fast-paced software development, please consider joining our team.

Building a career with Northrop Grumman: Your talents and passion are most important to us. If you don't know a language, program, or platform, we will teach you! Become a part of our enthusiastic teams where we have fun working together and take pride in our contributions to the nation's safety. There is plenty of opportunity for career advancement and leadership. Come be a part of our mission.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree and 14 years of relevant experience; 12 years with a Masters; 9 years with a PhD. An additional 4 years of relevant experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • Active Secret clearance
Preferred Qualifications:

Exposure to or Experience doing some of the following:
  • DevOps, Java, C++, Python, Red Hat Linux, Oracle, SQL
  • Writing micro-services in event driven architectures using containers and container management, Helm charts, AWS, CI/CD pipelines, and automated testing and deployment
  • Toolsets including Atlassian, and container/container management such as Docker and Kubernetes
  • Configuration Management and version control
  • Ground Systems architecture, components, antennas, and HW and SW interfaces
  • Mission Capabilities such as signal and data processing and scheduling/tasking
  • Debugging and providing code fixes and enhancements within a large complex codebase
  • Computer security, GUI development, or development of mathematical and scientific algorithms
Salary Range: $141,800 USD - $234,000 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. U.S. 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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Aurora, Colorado

 

Become part of a team at the forefront of technology and the frontline of defense when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. We currently have opportunities across the world for those ready to solve our toughest challenges on land, sea, air, space and cyberspace.

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.

© 2020 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. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO.

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