Principal Java/J2EE Software Engineer, ICAM/LDAP, Secret clearance

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Northrop Grumman
Engineering, Defense Systems, Software, Engineer, Access, Management, Systems, UX, Java, JSP, JavaScript, Project
Full Time

Job Description



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
Use Java, JSP/JavaScript, and other tools/suites/languages to design/develop/engineer new ICAM capabilities/services as directed
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

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 : 20017302
Originally Posted : 2 months ago