Embedded Linux Software Engineer 3
Northrop Grumman - Baltimore, MD

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Embedded Linux Software Engineer 3
Requisition ID : 12018144
Business Sector : Electronic Systems
Location : United States-Maryland-Baltimore
US Citizenship Required for this Position : Yes
Relocation Assistance : Relocation assistance will be available
Clearance Type : Secret
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift

Description
Northrop Grumman is seeking an Embedded Linux Software Engineer to be responsible for booting processor boards and writing device drivers for an embedded Linux platform. The work will involve design, development, integration, debugging, and verification of software and drivers in C and potentially some assembly. The person will need to interface with systems engineering to develop flow down software requirements and technical specifications. The person will need to identify risks, suggest mitigations, track defects and develop resolutions and report status. The person will also need to develop and execute unit and build verification test plans, track and report test status.

Qualifications
Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Electrical Engineering /Computer Science or other related technical area. Equivalent experience will be considered in lieu of degree.

Experience with development of booting processing boards and/or device drivers required. Proficiency in C and real time processing including processes, threads, scheduling, synchronization mechanisms, memory management required. Experience with full software lifecycle: specification, design, implementation, integration, debug, and maintenance required. Familiarity with a structured process driven software development environment including peer reviews of all work products, using a revision control system, defect tracking, and build release practices required. Excellent communication and documentation skills required.

Experience in Linux kernel and Linux device driver development preferred. Experience with vxWorks or other RTOS is a plus. Experience with cryptographic systems a plus.

A DoD Secret clearance is required with an update completed in the last 5 years. Minimal travel.

At least 5 years of experience with a Bachelor's degree; 3 years experience with a Master's degree.

Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in aerospace, electronics, information systems and technical services to government and commercial customers worldwide.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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