US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION: Yes
RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available
CLEARANCE TYPE: Secret
TRAVEL: Yes, 10% of the Time
Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world’s biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.
The successful candidate for this position will design, implement and administer Dev*Ops software factories. Support the design, procurement and instantiation of a Software Factory to operate across a multi-site network. Monitor and maintain the operation of the software factory to support high reliability program execution. The candidate will develop and maintain automation pipelines. The candidate will also be expected to interact with the other divisions within the company, partner organizations as well as the end customer.
+ Maintains smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with systems and network administrators.
+ Purchases hardware and software, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery.
+ Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.
+ Ancillary duties may include setting up administrator and service accounts, maintaining system documentation, tuning system performance, installing system wide software and allocating mass storage space.
The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, and collaborative/team settings across all levels.
**Level 3 Requirements:** Bachelor's degree with 5 years of experience; Master's with 3 years of experience.
**Level 4 Requirements:** Bachelor's degree with 9 years of experience; Master's with 7 years of experience; PhD with 4 years of experience.
+ The ideal candidate shall possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or other technical degree.
+ A security clearance or the ability to obtain a security clearance is required. Candidates should have experience with large software systems and the full software development lifecycle
+ Experience with build tools (i.e., Maven, Ant, GNU make) and/or continuous integration environments (i.e., Jenkins, GitLab, Bamboo) and/or repositories (i.e. Nexus, JFROG)
+ Experience with Windows and Linux/Unix administration
+ Prior experience with DevOps and/or Software Factory implementation
+ Familiarity with scripting languages (i.e. PERL, Python, Bash, YAML)
+ Proficiency with Linux and Linux based software development tools
+ Experience with virtualization (i.e. VMWare)
+ Experience with automation/configuration management using either Ansible, Chef or equivalent
+ Integrate complex systems that facilitate continuous build, continuous integration, continuous test, continuous deployment
+ Direct Experience with build tools (i.e., Make, Gradle) and continuous integration environments (i.e., Jenkins, GitLab, Bamboo)
+ Experience with source code configuration management tools (i.e git)
+ Ability to automate software builds and releases
+ Experience with spacecraft or launch systems software development is highly desired.
+ Certification from VMWare and Cisco
+ Experience using Amazon Web Services, Azure, including using AWS native services (Cloud Formation, S3, etc.) is a plus
+ Experience with concepts such as micro services (including scalability best practices), containers, and container orchestration using Docker or Kubernetes
+ Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface with all levels of employees and management
+ CompTIA Security+ certification or equivalent
+ CISSP certification or equivalent
Salary Range: $87,400.00 - $131,200.00Salary Range 2: $0.00 - $0.00
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/ .
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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.