Principal/Sr Principal Network Engineer - TS/SCI w/Polygraph

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Northrop Grumman
Systems, Network, Engineers, Engineer, LAN, WAN, VPN, CISCO, Security, Cisco, CCNA, CCNP, CCIE, CISSP, Risk Management, Engineering, Java, Python, Linux, Brocade
Full Time
Travel not required

Job Description

Northrop Grumman is a pioneering company. Every day, we design, develop, build and support some of the world's most advanced products, from cutting-edge aircraft and next-generation spacecraft to unrivaled cyber security systems and all-seeing radars. Our employees engage in questioning, problem solving, designing and building our way toward Defining Possible. Defining Possible tells the story of a company leading the way. It's an ethos that is future-driving and optimistic. It is a rallying cry and a uniting call. It is a shared purpose for our employees and a promise to our customers that we'll rise to any challenge.

If you are looking for a challenging and dynamic work environment with access to experts in virtually every field, culture that focuses on supporting employees and opportunities that provide stability while offering variety, Northrop is the right place for you.

At Northrop Grumman, you will have access to a wealth of training and mentoring resources to include: technical courses, certifications, boot camps, tuition assistance, and specialized training programs tailored to meet the demands of our customers and advance your career. Northrop Grumman is a Top 50 Diversity Employer ranking #1 for veterans and people with disabilities in 2019 and also received the Gold Award for Military Friendly companies in 2020. For more information on the benefits of Northrop Grumman click on the link below:
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Job Description:
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking Network Engineers to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction. Our teams support a wide range of systems and programs using DevOps and Agile best practices.

As a Network Engineer in a DevOps/Agile environment, you will be responsible for the network design through implementation, including the configuration, testing and installation of LAN, CAN, and WAN equipment. Our Network Engineers conduct analysis of telecommunications alternatives to support strategic modernization efforts and design enhancement and provide recommendations to program and customer stakeholders. Additional responsibilities include developing network diagrams and documentation, performing site surveys, configuring and testing network equipment, coordinating with system users/stakeholders for outages, and installing/activating circuits and network equipment. Work may be done independently or as part of a team.

Position may be filled at a higher level based on the qualifications below.

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Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:
This requisition may be filled at either a level 3 Principal or a level 4 Sr Principal

Educational / Years of experience required:
BS Degree in a STEM field is required. An additional 4 years of experience on projects with similar processes may be substituted in lieu of degree.

Core Competencies for a Principal Level:To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
5+ Years of Experience in the planning, design, architecture, development, implementation and technical support of multi-platform, multi-system networks to encompass diagnosing network performance shortcomings and designing and implementing performance improvements.
Experience provisioning and sustaining network infrastructures.
Experience developing, operating, and managing networks required to operate in a secure PKI, IPSEC, or VPN enabled environments.
Understanding of routing protocols, IPSEC tunneling, QOS, and able to implement traffic shaping and policing on the network
Broad technical experience and knowledge of peer-to-peer distributed storage networks, peer-to-peer routing and application messaging frameworks.
Experience with CISCO network equipment (e.g. 2800 series, 6509, 6513, 3825, 3750, 4900, ASR-1004 and 1006, etc.)

Core Competencies for a Sr Principal Level:
To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
9+ Years of Experience in the planning, design, architecture, development, implementation and technical support of multi-platform, multi-system networks to encompass diagnosing network performance shortcomings and designing and implementing performance improvements.
Experience provisioning and sustaining network infrastructures.
Experience developing, operating, and managing networks required to operate in a secure PKI, IPSEC, or VPN enabled environments.
Understanding of routing protocols, IPSEC tunneling, QOS, and able to implement traffic shaping and policing on the network
Broad technical experience and knowledge of peer-to-peer distributed storage networks, peer-to-peer routing and application messaging frameworks.
Experience with CISCO network equipment (e.g. 2800 series, 6509, 6513, 3825, 3750, 4900, ASR-1004 and 1006, etc.)

Security Clearance Required:
TS/SCI with Polygraph

Willingness to Support/Learn:
Cisco certifications (e.g. CCNA, CCNP, CCNP Cloud, CCIE)
DoD 8570 Cybersecurity certifications (e.g. Security+, CISSP)
Understanding of cybersecurity best practices, trends, and tools. Experience with the NIST 800-53 Risk Management Framework (RMF) process and respective documentation.
Technical expertise/knowledge of Cloud Engineering and Security, VMWare/virtualization, data flow engineering (e.g. NiFi), DevSecOps/DevOps, programming languages (e.g. Java, Python), Databases, and/or Network Engineering LAN/WAN/CAN administration, Linux.
Knowledge of specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture or conducting testing of network design.
Past experience/willingness to support technical proposal efforts.
Experience with network equipment (Brocade, Cisco, Nexus, etc)
Experience with encryptors (KG, etc)

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.


Company Information

Northrop Grumman solves the toughest problems in space, aeronautics, defense and cyberspace to meet the ever-evolving needs of our customers worldwide. Our 90,000 employees are Defining Possible every day using science, technology and engineering to create and deliver advanced systems, products and services. Northrop Grumman careers and internships are as varied as your interests, with a lifetime of potential that will allow you to work together with people from many backgrounds, personal passions and disciplines.

© 2020 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. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit our site.

Dice Id : 10122071
Position Id : 20004367
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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