164879,  S/W Eng External 3(3) - AL - C -

Category: IT
Job Title: S/W Eng External 3(3) - AL - C
Region: AL-Alabama
City: Huntsville
State: AL
Rate: Up to $39.23 DOE
Duration: 1-6 months

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a Software Engineer 3/4 in the Engineering, Manufacturing & Sciences (EM&S) Central Region Engineering, Huntsville Site.
In the Mission Systems sector, you'll join our experts in developing systems and solutions that keep our world safe.
The qualified applicant will work in our Huntsville, Alabama office, headquarters for the Missile Defense and Protective Systems (MDPS) division.
The candidate will work closely with other software developers.
The Software Engineer will work closely with other developers to accomplish the following:
Reverse engineer software and rearchitect code based to meet alternative requirements.
Defining/refactoring interfaces between various sensors, command and control, and fire controls systems.
Complete work independently and as a part of a team.
Interact with related disciplines to accomplish goals.
Solve complex problems through innovative and creative solutions.
Utilize software development tools to increase efficiency in code development while decreasing defects.
Interact with customer/supplier organizations.

Candidate must have 5 Years relevant experience with BS (STEM); 3 Years with Masters; 0 Years with PhD.
Ability to develop software in object-oriented programming languages (Java, C++).
Background in GUI Development - Utilization of debugging tools and testing mechanisms.
Demonstrate adherence to applicable software development processes.
Strong interpersonal skills to communicate effectively with small technical teams.
Ability to collaborate in a team environment.
Ability to prioritize and adjust tasks to accomplish project results.
Ability to comprehend and analyze complex problems and develop solutions.
Knowledge of Java/Swing or JavaFX, TK, QT.
Experience of the Missile Defense and sense/warn systems.
Experience with international sensors and fire control systems.
Defining and reverse engineering interfaces.
Development utilizing Linux environment.
Experience working on CMMI Level 3+ programs
Use of development environments and configuration management.
Proven communications skills with armed services & government customers.
Model and Simulation experience.
The successful candidate will clearly demonstrate strong technical skills to achieve sustainable quality products.
He/ she will have a track record as an effective communicator and problem solver who is able to develop and maintain good working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
This candidate will demonstrate a commitment to ethics and integrity, and the capability to innovate while challenging traditional ways of doing business.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required and the ideal candidate will have demonstrated success collaborating and developing software for small to large scale programs.
This candidate will demonstrate a broad skill set that is balanced between interpersonal and technical capabilities.
He/she will have an ability to operate in a team environment and collaborate across the sector business areas as required to accomplish the team goals.
Knowledge of various programming languages, such as Python, Ada, Fortran, MATLAB, etc. (Plus)

BS (STEM), Masters, or PhD is required.

Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

9/80 workweek

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

Max Cameron at
343 Main Street
El Segundo, CA 90245

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x242 or (800) 927-9318 x242

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