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Sr. Principal Software Engineer

Northrop Grumman
Melbourne, FL 32912
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Sr. Principal Software Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in **Melbourne, Florida.**

**Essential Functions:**

+ Supporting full lifecycle design, implementation, and unit testing of software
+ Develop software products from all phases of the software life cycle
+ Develop, modify, and maintain customized or standardized applications using software engineering best practices and standards, and participate in the full lifecycle of software development to include requirements, development, modeling and design, application development, unit to CSCI testing, formal system testing, release, installation, and maintenance
+ Apply technical expertise and function in a project leadership role
+ Interact with program management, external personnel and/or customers
+ Work with various sub-teams to integrate functionality with other IPTs
+ Actively participate in code reviews

We offer flexible work arrangements, great learning opportunities, exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers, and a very friendly team environment. We are looking for self-motivated, proactive, and goal-oriented people to help us grow our services and become even better at what we do.

**Qualifications:**

**Basic Qualifications for a Sr. Principal Software Engineer:**

+ Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 9 years of experience in software engineering OR
+ Master's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 7 years of experience in software engineering
+ PhD degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 4 years of experience in software engineering
+ Experience developing software/writing code in Ada or C++ on a Linux platform
+ This position requires (at a minimum) an Interim active DoD Secret or Top Secret security clearance granted or reissued in the last 6 years to be considered and the ability to obtain and maintain Special Program Access

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Accredited degree in computer engineering, computer science, or electrical engineering
+ Familiarity with DOORS, Git, and the Atlassian Tool Suite

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

**Job Category** : Engineering
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Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-06-20

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