Software Developer

Manchester, Greater Manchester
04 Dec 2018
05 Jan 2019
Job Type
Engineer, Graduate

Job Description

Are you a Software Engineer who is passionate about innovative solutions?

Do you work well in a dynamic team-focused environment?

Have you worked with cyber or bio-metric software in previous roles?

As an organisation, we demand constant innovation, and have an immediate opportunity for an experienced Software Engineer to work across our bio-metrics domain.

Different thinking for a Different world

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in autonomous systems, cyber, C4ISR, strike, and logistics and modernisation to customers worldwide. In Europe, we are among the leading defence and security suppliers with 2,500 employees and long-established businesses in the UK, France, Germany, Italy, and Netherlands.

This role will working on Northrop Grumman’s Forensic and Biometric Interim Capability (FABrIC), where we provide services, systems operations and maintenance.

FABrIC is a recompete of IDENT1, which provides identity management and crime scene forensic systems, which use fingerprints to provide the principal means of forensically verifying or resolving identities in the United Kingdom for law enforcement. It is a bespoke service that is a critical part of the national infrastructure for policing.

How you will make a difference

You will be joining our team as a Software Development Engineer where key responsibilities will include supporting the team in applying knowledge of computer science principles, and computer programming languages and techniques to code software applications.

You will be a highly motivated individual willing to work in a team environment with good verbal and written communication skills

Key criteria required...

•           Java or C / C++

•           Experience with software development life cycle

Also, we’d love it if you have...

  • Experience in SOAP, J2EE, Spring, Hibernate, Postgres DB
  • Experience with Shell Scripting
  • Python programming skills.
  • Experience with Oracle or any other relational DB. f 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 gain 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, colour, 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.