Senior Simulation Software Engineer--Top Secret Clearance

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Northrop Grumman
Engineering, Software, Simulation, Engineer, Systems, Security
Full Time
Travel not required

Job Description



Since the dawn of the space age, Northrop Grumman has put innovative products and ideas into orbit, on the Moon, and beyond - from systems engineering, spacecraft manufacturing, precision sensors, space instrument design, ground stations development, and revolutionary launch vehicles. Help shape the future of Space exploration as an integral part of Northrop Grumman.
Job Description, Senior Software Simulation Engineer

Successful candidates for this position will work as a Senior Simulation Software engineering team member for one or more space programs in Dulles VA, in the NSS business area within the Space Systems Sector.

Candidates will plan, organize and be involved in the full software lifecycle to develop spacecraft simulation software using state-of-the-art tools and software best practices. Responsibilities include developing models to support modeling and simulation activities across numerous National Security Programs.

The ideal candidate will have expertise in C/C++ programming, be knowledgeable on the development and use of C++ simulation models of sensors, actuators and space environments to demonstrate closed-loop spacecraft system performance and general integration and test of aerospace systems. An understanding of waterfall, spiral and Agile software development processes and continuous integration using Jenkins, Jira, Bitbucket and related DecSecOps tools is valuable.

Excellent writing, reading and speaking skills are expected as the candidate will work in a team environment and be involved in the entire software development, test, operations and documentation lifecycle.

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 : 20009386
Originally Posted : 4 months ago