Northrop Grumman Principal Engineer in Annapolis Junction, Maryland

If you are the sort of person who loves a challenge and likes to be involved in serious organizational and software change -- Then what is happening in the Cyber and Intelligence Mission Solutions Division is the place for you. This is without a doubt one of the most interesting and exciting times to join an organization like ours. The culture is one of excellence; team work, learning, delivered value and people. We are looking for people who love to learn and take initiative to really make this happen.

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

Roles and Responsibilities:

In collaboration with the capture team, program delivery teams and structured customer engagements, thisSoftware engineer will identify key customer hard problems, design technical discriminators, and help develop the overall solution approach that prepares our existing programs for follow-on work.The Leadwill develop engineering artifacts, collaborate with program system engineers, write white papers and work with existing R&D teams to develop new discriminating capabilities.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 14+ years' of experience in leading large programs or technicaltask orders in a Program Management, Capture and/or Lead Engineeringrole

  • Very strong written & oral communication skills

  • Prior experience leading or supporting capture teams

  • Experience supporting the Intelligence Community

  • Ability to obtain or maintain TS/SCI with Polygraph

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience supporting mission analysts

  • Experience with continuous integration processes and technologies

  • Large scale enterprise system and data-flow modeling

  • Experience aligning current mission needs with technology research and concept exploration.

  • Current PMP Certification

  • Active TS/SCI with Polygraph


Bachelor's Degree in Systems Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required

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