Principal Simulation Software Engineer - Full-time

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous

: SimulationSoftware Engineer

We are seekingSimulation Software Engineer for the following responsibilities:

  • Develop satellitesimulation test platforms for flight software development and testing.
  • Select off-the-shelf hardware or design hardware to simulatesatellite component interfaces (actuators, sensors, and payloads) to flightcomputers.
  • Develop software models and interfaces between hardware and satellitesimulation models.
  • Define satellite simulation test platform harnessing basedon satellite flight harness and test hardware specs. 
  • Interface with hardware engineers to design, build, test,and verify satellite simulation test platforms.
  • Work with engineers to integrate and debug system test platformhardware and software.
  • Please note: Relocation may be available.


    Basic Qualifications:
  • BS degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering 
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience (or MS Degree with 2 years will suffice)
  • Extensive C/C++ experience is required
  • US Citizenship is required for this position as well as the ability to obtain a Top Secret with SCI clearance 

  • Preferred Qualific ations:
  • An active TS/SCI clearance is preferred
  • System interface experience preferred: Digital, Analog, RS-422 synchronous serial and UART, MIL-STD-1553, Space Wire, LVDS
  • Visual Studio, Subversion CM tool, Python is a plus
  • National Instruments data acquisition cards experience a plus.

  • 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.

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