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5/17/2017
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Engineering
2017 Embedded Software Engineer 1 PDP - Comms BU
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Job Description

Start your future with a new mission; Northrop Grumman Mission Systems.

We're a team of new graduates and experienced professionals, collaborating to achieve our goals. On the Mission Systems Sector team you'll join our experts in developing systems and solutions that keep our world safe.

Part of our Mission is developing our entry level talent through our Professional Development Program (PDP). The PDP is a rotational program that provides the opportunity to experience a series of different assignments. The assignments will provide valuable experiences that will broaden the participant's knowledge of the business and help guide each individual in obtaining his/her career goals. The program will support the individual's growth through training, skill development, and networking opportunities. There will also be opportunities to learn, share experiences, and gain insights by collaborating with some of the best minds in the industry. This program gives its participants the ability to choose their assignments from a variety of departments based on their skills, areas of interest, and availability.

Northrop Grumman is seeking Embedded Software Engineers for the PDP. This position will be located at our Mission Systems Sector in San Diego, CA.

The qualified candidate will become part of Mission Systems Sector's Airborne C4ISR Systems Division supporting the Communication Systems Business Unit.

We deliver complex equipment to enable modern battlefields and support aviation missions. Our focus is on the world of avionics, radio and electronic warfare product applications to enable networked communications. As part of the corporation's business focus area on Communications, we are the "equipment providers."

Roles and Responsibilities

We are looking for candidates with software engineer experience to design, code, unit test, and support integration and documentation needs for next generation software-defined radios.

Responsibilities span the entire development cycle from requirements specification, design, code and unit test to software/hardware integration and test. The work involves large, complex, multi-processor, multi-threaded real-time applications on embedded systems in a SEI CMMI Level 5 process environment.

Basic Qualifications

A candidate, regardless of age and hiring source, must meet ALL of the below criteria. The candidate must:

* Be completing or has completed their degree (Bachelor's, Master's, or PhD) from an accredited institution; It must be no more than 1 year if the degree has already been obtained
* Not have professional work experience in their field of study (excluding internships, co-ops, or research studies)
* Be majoring in Computer Science, Information Systems, Computer and Electrical Engineering, or Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering
* Have an overall cumulative GPA of 3.25/4.0 or higher (unofficial academic transcripts must be provided at time of application by uploading the documents to your application or profile)
* Be able to obtain a U.S. Government security clearance (U.S. citizenship is a pre-requisite)
* Experience with Microsoft Office (e.g., Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
* Software development experience using C or Java
* Courses and course project experience in embedded development

Preferred Qualifications

* Have an overall cumulative GPA of 3.70/4.0 or higher
* Previous internship/co-op experience, leadership & teamwork capabilities, interpersonal communication skills, and activities (professional/community/extracurricular)
* Good presentation and writing/communication skills
* Self-motivated, willing to learn, and interested in working in a team environment
* Proficiency with test equipment (e.g. signal generators, scopes, analyzers, power meters).
* Experience with real time embedded systems

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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. For a complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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About Northrop Grumman Corporation

Northrop Grumman Corporation (Northrop Grumman) is an integrated enterprise consisting of businesses that cover the entire defense spectrum, from undersea to outer space and into cyberspace. The Company is aligned into seven segments categorized into four primary businesses. The Mission Systems, Information Technology, and Technical Services segments are presented as Information and Services. The Integrated Systems and Space Technology segments are presented as Aerospace. The Electronics and Ships segments are each presented as separate businesses. In January 2008, the Newport News and Ship Systems businesses were realigned into a single operating segment called Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding. In April 2008, the Company announced that it has completed the sale of its Electro-Optical Systems business to L-3 Communications. In October 2008, the Company acquired 3001 International, Inc. (3001).