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Staff Software Architect

Northrop Grumman
Washington, DC 20020
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.

The United States Navy (USN) anticipates releasing a Request for Proposal for competitive procurement that introduces Digital Transformation and DevSecOps into its existing Weapon Systems baselines. Northrop Grumman is seeking a full-time lead software architect to support these capture and execution efforts. The lead software architect should have experience in the following core competencies:

- Modern application computer program architectures (Containers, Microservices, Kubernetes orchestration), especially as applied to deterministic, real-time systems
- Software refactoring and strangler pattern application
- Data orchestration & Cloud Services
- Writing and speaking skills including proposal development
- Hard real-time data processing, multi-threaded implementations and POSIX / *nix experience

This position will be located in the DC Metro area.

**Qualifications:**

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ Bachelor's degree in a STEM field
+ 14+ years of relevant experience (12 years with an MS or 9 years with PhD)
+ Experience with modern application computer program architectures (Containers, Microservices, Kubernetes orchestration), especially as applied to deterministic, real-time systems
+ Experience with software refactoring and strangler pattern application
+ Experience with Data Orchestration and Cloud Services
+ Experience with proposal development
+ Experience with hard real-time data processing, multi-threaded implementations and POSIX / *nix
+ US Government Secret Security Clearance

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Navy Experience
+ Combat/Weapon Systems experience
+ Master's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering or related field

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** : Information Technology
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Posted: 2020-05-19 Expires: 2020-06-18

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