Northrop Grumman Mgr Software Engineering 2 in Melbourne, Florida

Mgr Software Engineering 2

Requisition ID: 18009560

Location(s): United States-Florida-Melbourne

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems sector is looking for a Software Functional Manager for Strategic Systems Mission Systems Products. This position is a dual-hat position requiring the candidate to perform functional management activities as well as the individual's current program responsibilities on program. It is expected that the Functional management role will comprise 10% to 20% of the candidate's time.

The candidate should have a strong technical background in software development and embedded systems, including strong C/C , software requirements and software design experience. Software Development focus is for flight/safety-critical applications using software engineering best practices & standards and participate in the full life-cycle of software development to include C coding to flight/safety critical coding standards, unit testing and software integration testing, Software requirements and design documentation and support for program reviews. Management duties will require tasking and coordination of approximately 12 engineers, and process and resource coordination with functional homeroom management.

The candidate will be responsible for assessing staffing needs, current as well as projected and working with the respective IPT to address those needs. He/she will also be responsible for supporting recruitment activities including the creation of requisitions, conducting interviews, and approving offers. He/she will work with the program software manager and IPT leads in establishing personal program and functional goals as well as performing performance evaluations and merit adjustments for subordinates. The candidate will provide their subordinates with career development recommendations, mentoring, discipline, as necessary. He/she will acquire the necessary computers, equipment and tools to enable their subordinates to perform their work. He/she will generate training plans based on the program and their subordinates' needs. It is expected that the candidate will provide their group with regular flow down of company and organizational status and appropriately represent and be a spokesperson for the Software Engineering organization to their group, assigned project, and the company.

The candidate will have 80-90% technical responsibilities: develop, modify and maintain hard real time embedded system software development for flight/safety-critical applications using software engineering best practices & standards and participate in the full life-cycle of software development to include C coding to flight/safety critical coding standards, unit testing and software integration testing. Software requirements and design documentation and support for program reviews.

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Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) related field

  • Minimum of 5 years of direct related experience in military and/or commercial payload integration and/or software systems engineering development

  • Must be familiar with all phases of the software development life cycle

  • Experience with Agile software development

  • The candidates needs to have lead or management experience in a team environment

  • Experience with (RTOS) real-time embedded software development using C and C

  • Proficient in WindRiver VxWorks development environments

  • An active DoD Secret or Top Secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MS in Computer Science or Computer Engineering

  • Preferred candidates will have demonstrated leadership of engineering personnel on a Northrop Grumman Corporation program to include software architecture oversight.

  • Knowledgeable in high assurance software, flight critical software (DO-178), ARINC Standards, CMMI (3-5), hardware/software interfaces, programming of embedded processor utilizing a Real Time Operating System (RTOS), real-time and post processing data analytics, object oriented programming, design patterns

  • Experience going through Air Worthiness

  • RTCF experience

  • SCRUM Master Certification or experience in a SCRUM master role

  • Experience with Atlassian Tool Suite

  • Able to prioritize and adjust tasks to accomplish the project result

  • Able to provide direction to determine priorities to achieve goal

  • Ability to make decisions that impact the organization’s credibility, operations and services

  • Ability to compose materials such as detailed reports, work-related manuals, publications

  • Ability to comprehend and analyze complex problems and develop solutions

  • Able to change physical locations based upon need (including physical ability to travel)

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills

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

Title: Mgr Software Engineering 2

Location: Florida-Melbourne

Requisition ID: 18009560