Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman is the place for you. As a leading global security company, we provide innovative systems, products and solutions to our customers worldwide. We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas, understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our workforce we look for people that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.
The Northrop Grumman Defense Systems sector is currently looking for a Principal Software Engineer to support Directory Services for the enhanced Identity & Credential Access Management (ICAM) service for Army Knowledge Online (AKO). This position will be located in McLean, VA (primary location); or Fort Belvoir, VA (secondary location).
*** Full-time/Part-time telework may be available pending client directive.
Role & Responsibilities:
As part of an integrated project team you will get to use your technical knowledge and experience in the design, implementation and testing of a secure, scalable ICAM and LDAP-based application. The Principal Software Engineer will perform technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, and develop application schema designs. The candidate will write scripts and/or code for configuring, populating, maintaining, operating, deploying and enhancing various forms of Enterprise-level Identity Systems, directories, databases. The candidate will also help define the security framework used for authentication, single sign-on, and the overall ICAM system.
Participate in the agile software development process for the creation of system functionality including upgrades, system modifications, day-to-day problem analysis, production support and issue tracking to enhance applications.
Verify the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs and ensure application functions as expected across multiple desktop browsers
Provide expertise in developing secure applications with a Single Sign-On (SSO) access management ICAM suite
Support documentation of architecture, installation, software analysis, code development, testing, security, and interoperability with existing systems and/or components
Support setup and configuration of development and production environments, ensuring all code works in both environments
Work with Project Managers to ensure that all project deliverables are on time and of high quality