Northrop Grumman Principal Java Sftwr Engr in Annapolis Junction, Maryland

Adversaries, cybercriminals and cyber terrorists, are working every hour of every day to develop new means to compromise networks, to seize valuable intellectual property and personal data, and to gain an advantage on the digital battlefield. At Northrop Grumman, our mission is to see to it that they fail. Speed, stealth and precision - keys to controlling the physical domains of land, sea, air and space are imperatives in controlling the cyber domain. Our talented employees make advances every day based on these imperatives and are committed to providing the most advanced protection for our customers against the rapidly evolving cyber threat spectrum. Our company is trusted with securing some of the most high-risk systems and continues to be the trusted provider of mission enabled solutions for the security or our nation and allies. This is without a doubt one of the most exciting times to join our team. So come join us and experience the value of performance.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Cyber Software Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction, MD.

Job Description:

Work in an agile development processes implementing features as defined by user stories. 2 week Sprints/3 Month Spins

Development using Java full stack

Primary responsible for creation and maintenance of the project databases


Basic Qualifications:

Education: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of additional software engineering experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.

Minimum knowledge, skills, abilities needed.

7 years as a Java Software Engineer

Evaluating, defining, planning, designing, implementing, refining, and deploying database solutions in Linux VM environments at the Enterprise and project levels.

Sizing (capacity planning), performance analysis and tuning, modeling.

Knowledge with parsing

Developing successful backup and recovery procedures on more than one program

Supporting the development of long-term architectural storage solutions based on customer business requirements and new development

Experience in resolving database issues and in creating new features/ functionality for existing database

Good communication skills

Security Clearance: Active TS/SCI with polygraph is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these skills will be given preferential consideration.

Database experience with (MongoDb, Postgrese, Oracle, MySQL, etc) a plus

Experience with GWT, TOMCAT, JMS, GIT, Python, ELK stack

Domain knowledge of the TUSCAN portfolio of capabilities is a plus

Good working knowledge of Linux/Unix and scripting such as Javascript, sh, bash, perl, and other scripting tools/language

Experience using JIRA, Confluence

Agile/Scrum methodology a plus

Experience working on a big data team a plus

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 . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Information Technology