Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for Principal Software Engineer/Sr Principal Software Engineers to join our team based out of Huntsville, Alabama. We are leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, cybersecurity, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide.
If you’ve been looking for your next career move and wanting an organization where you have freedom to innovate, grow and fully leverage your recruiting acumen, then apply today!
General Job Responsibilities
Participate in the entire lifecycle of software development from requirements definition to integration & deployment
Apply systems thinking to ensure our products are scalable, maintainable, and meet end-user needs Communicate openly and effectively with teammates and customer representatives
Sr. Principal Software Engineers require a minimum of 9 years of relevant experience with a Bachelors’ of Science and
STEM major (preferred); 7 years with a Masters and 4 years with a PHD
Experience developing software in object-oriented programming languages such as Java, C++, C#, or Ada.
Ability to obtain a Secret Security Clearance.
Strong interpersonal skills to collaborate effectively with technical teams.
Ability to prioritize and adjust tasks to accomplish project results.
Experience analyzing complex problems and developing solutions.
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Experience with the Missile Defense and Sense & Warn based systems.
Experience with international sensors and fire control systems.
Development utilizing a Linux based development environment.
Knowledge of various scripting languages and tools: Python, MATLAB, etc.
Experience working on CMMI Level 3+ programs
Familiarity with Agile software development practices.
Proven communications skills with armed services & government customer.
Active Secret (or above) Security Clearance.