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.
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.