US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION: Yes
RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available
CLEARANCE TYPE: Secret
TRAVEL: Yes, 10% of the Time
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Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking an Embedded Software Engineer. This position will be located in Roy, Utah or Colorado Springs, CO and will support the Strategic Deterrent Systems Division to include the Sentinel (GBSD) program.
**What You’ll Get To Do:**
+ Designs, develops, documents, tests and debugs hard real-time embedded software containing logical and mathematical solutions.
+ Conducts multidisciplinary research and collaborates with equipment designers and/or hardware engineers in the planning, design, development, and utilization of embedded systems for safety and mission critical software.
+ Must be able to work and collaborate with a team of software engineers in an Agile environment to meet critical milestones.
+ Ensures program mandated software standards and compliance criteria are met.
+ Understands and can develop in a continuous integration tool chain meeting technical and compliance requirements.
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
• Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
• Educational Assistance
• Life Insurance
• Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
• Paid Time Off
• Health & Wellness Resources
• Employee Discounts
This position’s standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off. This role may offer a competitive relocation assistance package.
**You’ll Bring These Qualifications:**
+ A Bachelor's and (appropriate years of experience based off level – education & experience below):
+ level 2- 2 years of experience; 0 years with Master’s degree; 4 additional years of experience in lieu of a degree
+ level 3-5 years of experience; 0 years with Master’s degree; 0 years with PhD; 4 additional years of experience in lieu of a degree
+ Experience with C++ and object oriented design
+ Knowledge of targeting a real time operating system
+ US Citizenship and ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance
**These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:**
+ Active DoD Secret clearance, granted or re-investigated within last 6 years with ability to obtain Special Program Access
+ Experience developing software for a hard real time system and rate monotonic scheduling
+ Experience with developing software for hardware devices
+ Experience in the implementation of GNC algorithms
+ Experience developing in an Agile environment
+ Experience with nuclear surety requirements
+ Experience developing missile flight systems software
+ Experience with DO-178C compliance
Salary Range: $71,100.00 - $106,700.00Salary Range 2: $87,600.00 - $131,400.00
Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.
**The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority** . The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/ .
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