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Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Wing Data Simulator Technical Software Engineering Manager 1. This position will be located in Colorado Springs, CO and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program SDS Division.
The Wing Data Simulator Software Manager position is a dual-hatted role involving both technical leadership as a senior contributing engineer as well as functional management of directly reporting engineers.
As a senior engineer, the Software Manager will develop modeling and simulation software in a dynamic environment using the Agile (Scrum) framework. Experience developing software in the early stages of a project is useful but not required. Experience using design patterns early in projects to develop a strong foundation for the entire product lifecycle is suggested. The project heavily leverages CI/CD and automated test concepts, so DevSecOps experience is useful. Experience with Linux OS is required. Experience with code packaging and configuration management is strongly encouraged, as well as experience with implementing industry standard continuous delivery processes, techniques, and tools (including GitLab). Experience with databases and data logging concepts suggested. As a senior engineer, the Software Manager will be expected to provide technical mentorship.
As a manager, the Software Manager will be expected to develop and mentor a team of engineers. The Tech Lead will perform all functional management duties for their direct reports, including career development/opportunity management, goal setting, promotion planning, execution of the annual performance review process, and providing regular performance feedback. The Tech Lead can expect to spend 20-25% of their time on manager-related activities.
What you will get to do:
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
These positions will have a standard work schedule of 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.
Salary Range: $108,700 USD - $163,100 USD
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/ .
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