Principal / Sr. Principal Embedded Software Engineer

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Northrop Grumman
Engineering, Defense Systems, Embedded, Software, Engineer, Development, Specification, Modeling, UML, Interface
Full Time

Job Description



Northrop Grumman Defense Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

Northrop Grumman Defense Systems is currently seeking a Principal / Sr. Principal Embedded Software Engineer in Northridge, CA.

Job Summary:
Perform embedded software development for missile systems. In this role as an embedded software developer, you will support design, coding, testing, integration, and verification of mission critical platforms, including vehicles, sensors, and/or communications. As a team member you will be supporting software requirements development, software integration at both the unit level and systems level, software testing, and hardware/software integration. You will be expected to follow a CMMI level 3 software development process, including documentation that supports the development process.

Job Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Follow Software Development Plan
Develop Software Requirement Specification
Follow CMMI Level 3 software development processes
Develop software designs using Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Develop software and conduct code reviews
Develop and execute test plans and procedures allocated to software
Perform software unit testing and hardware-software integration
Interface with hardware engineers to address hardware issues
Interface with analysts incorporate and test algorithms in software
Support software integration activities in the lab and in the field
Interface with I&T team to support testing and analyze test results
Support system-level verification and validation
Participate in the development of design documentation, test plans/procedures, test reports

Relocation assistance, while not guaranteed, may be available for this position.

This position may be filled at a higher grade based upon qualifications listed below.

Company Information

Northrop Grumman solves the toughest problems in space, aeronautics, defense and cyberspace to meet the ever-evolving needs of our customers worldwide. Our 90,000 employees are Defining Possible every day using science, technology and engineering to create and deliver advanced systems, products and services. 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 our site.

Dice Id : 10122071
Position Id : 20016952
Originally Posted : 4 months ago