4 months ago
Lead Software Engineer
Location: London Central
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Northrop Grumman is involved in a range of future game-changing defence and security programmes. Whether this is as a partner in the F-35 Lightning II providing the aircraft with much of its situational awareness and communications, as a leading specialist in large intelligence datasets, as a pre-eminent provider of High Altitude Long Endurance unmanned aircraft systems, or as the ‘go to’ provider for truly open system architectures for battlespace networks, communications, and command and control, Northrop Grumman has an unparalleled reputation as an innovator.
Different thinking for a Different world
Primarily working with the Product Team that is responsible for a suite of Command and Control software applications. The software is operational within a broad range of architectures, by a number of customers, in countries throughout the world and is used for; military operations, homeland defence, crisis management and conflict resolution.
How you will make a difference
You will be asked to support the team in scrum/agile development, software design, requirements analysis, conducting research & development on new software technologies and supporting the pursuit of new business.
Key criteria required... Design, development, test and integration of quality software Crafting and developing innovative software solution Java and use of object oriented design Keenness to learn a broad range of different technologies on the Java stack Experience working with a DevOps approach and associated tools e.g. Bamboo, BitBucket, Stash & Jenkins.
Also, we’d love it if you have experience of... UK Government working practices. Agile/scrum methodologies and other tools such as Confluence, Jira and Wikis. Model Driven Architecture. Relational-database tools like Oracle 11g and MySQL Graph-database technologies like Neo4J or OrientDB Different programming languages like: Java EE, SQL, PL/SQL, Ruby, Scala, etc. Knowledge of the following frameworks: EJB, JSF, Spring, JUnit, EasyMock Various open source products, for example: Apache Foundation products.
If you can do all this and more, you’ll enjoy a growing career as we work hard to continuously innovate the world of cyber security.
Additional information for your consideration...
You will need to be able to hold and maintain UK Government clearances
Being a part of Northrop Grumman gives you the opportunity to use your skills to make a difference in our mission of enabling global security. Our company grows because of our employees' dedication and commitment to achieving our mission, something we always remember. In return for working for us you will have access to a benefits package that provides you with flexibility to balance your professional career with your personal life, health & well-being benefits, discount schemes, pension benefits and investment in your future development.
We are committed to equality and diversity in our workplace. Northrop Grumman provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to an individual’s protected status, including race, ethnic origin, color, nationality, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender, gender identity/expression, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, marriage/civil partnership, pregnancy/maternity, religion or belief, creed, age, disability, genetic information, or any other protected status or characteristic.