Anti-Tamper (AT) Systems Engineer 3/4

Competitive
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description



Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is a leading global provider of secure software-defined, hardware-enabled mission systems. Our company is pioneering capabilities in a wide variety of sectors that keep our nation safe from Undersea to Space and Cyberspace.


NGMS is looking for an Anti-Tamper (AT) Systems Engineer3 candidate to join a multi-discipline engineering team that encompasses hardware and software security concerns. Northrop Grumman's AT Engineering department is on the forefront of developing next generation solutions to protect technology for our nation's warfighter.


Anti- Tamper Engineers will have responsibility forand have domain expertise in the following areas and have the opportunity to develop their knowledge in:


  • Secure system architectures

  • Define AT and system architectures

  • Hardware-focused anti-tamper techniques and countermeasures

  • Advanced Microelectronic design and fabrication

  • Digital logic debug and analysis

  • Advanced integrated circuit (IC) failure analysis tools and techniques

  • Applied knowledge of cryptographic security

  • AT Studies in accordance with Government and NGC processes including, trade studies, research areas, and detailed analysis of system design to include microelectronic implementation and software implementation as well as system integration, verification and validation, and cost and risk.

  • Deriving and documenting AT requirements for systems

  • Preparing and presenting briefings to internal and external programs and customers such as Tri-Service Committee, Red Team, ATEA, and V&V team to obtain AT approvals for US-deployed and exported military systems

  • Generating AT Plans

  • Reverse Engineering to architect and validate AT solutions

  • Strategic planning of AT technology development

  • Participating in communities of practice to further domain knowledge

The successful candidate should have a foundation in cybersecurity, information assurance, and/or anti-tamper engineering with a strong desire to be a passionate systems thinker that is committed to working to develop innovative solutions to protect our military technology and our nation.


This position may be filled at a higher grade based on the qualifications listed below.

Basic Qualifications for a level 3:

  • Bachelors in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) discipline with5 years general technical experienceOR Master's with3 Years experience.

  • Systems Engineering knowledge of military systems in one or more of the following areas: RF, Radar, EO/IR, Satellite, Sensors, Embedded software or hardware, Hardware design or system integration.

  • Familiarity withrequirements derivation and development

  • Active DOD Interim Secret clearance is required with the ability to obtain higher clearances involving polygraph. US Citizenship is required.

  • Abilitytotravel occasionally CONUS and OCONUS


Basic Qualifications for a level 4:

  • Bachelors in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) discipline with9 years general technical experienceOR Master's with7 Years experience; OR PhD with 4 years of experience.

  • Systems Engineering knowledge of military systems in one or more of the following areas: RF, Radar, EO/IR, Satellite, Sensors, Embedded software or hardware, Hardware design or system integration.

  • Familiarity withrequirements derivation and development

  • Active DOD Interim Secret clearance is required with the ability to obtain higher clearances involving polygraph. US Citizenship is required.

  • Abilitytotravel occasionally CONUS and OCONUS




Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced degrees in Engineering, Software, or Science.

  • Some experience withAnti-Tamper, Reverse Engineering, or Cryptography

  • Some experience in technical leadership role.

  • Experience working with Government AT agencies.

  • Somewriting and communication skills with experience contributing to and/or makingtechnical presentations to internal and external customers.


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. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Posted By

Linthicum, MD, 21090

Dice Id : MSSector
Position Id : 17028043
Have a Job? Post it

Similar Positions

Systems Engineer
  • Engility
  • Falls Church, VA
Junior Systems Engineer
  • Information Technology Engineering Corporation
  • Lanham, MD
C4I Systems Engineer
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Washington, DC
Tactical SIGINT System Engineer II
  • ManTech Advanced Systems International
  • Hanover, MD
AN/SPY-1 Radar Systems Engineer
  • Technology Service Corporation
  • Arlington, VA
Systems Engineer
  • ASRC Federal
  • Md, MD
System Engineer - mid level
  • CGI
  • Arlington, VA
Cyber Systems Engineer 3
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Fort Meade, MD
Systems Engineer III
  • Agile Defense
  • Fort Meade, MD
Systems Engineer-AFC
  • Washington Metroplitan Area Transit Authority
  • Washington, DC
PIV Systems Engineer
  • Technica Corporation
  • Washington, DC
Jr. Systems Engineer
  • Volt
  • Lanham, MD
Security Vulnerability Engineer
  • The Advanced Group
  • Baltimore, MD