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Cyber Systems Engineer

Adversaries, cybercriminals and cyber terrorists, are working every hour of every day to develop new means to compromise networks, to seize valuable intellectual property and personal data, and to gain an advantage on the digital battlefield. At Northrop Grumman, our mission is to see to it that they fail. Speed, stealth and precision - keys to controlling the physical domains of land, sea, air and space are imperatives in controlling the cyber domain. Our talented employees make advances every day based on these imperatives and are committed to providing the most advanced protection for our customers against the rapidly evolving cyber threat spectrum. Our company is trusted with securing some of the most high-risk systems and continues to be the trusted provider of mission enabled solutions for the security or our nation and allies. This is without a doubt one of the most exciting times to join our team. So come join us and experience the value of performance.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking multiple Cyber Principal Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction, MD.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Work includes system design, development, delivery, and maintenance in a number of mission-critical domains, including analytics development, information sharing, data transformation and dataflow, malware analysis, and knowledge management.

Duties of the Principal Engineer include serving as a technical expert in a particular domain or area; responsibility for technical direction for the design or development of software or hardware techniques which are on the cutting edge of technology; providing technical leadership and direction in supporting the application of sound system engineering concepts.

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

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Basic Qualifications:
Minimum knowledge, skills, abilities needed.
Five (5) years experience in technical roles for Government or Industry customers.
Experience as a systems, software, or hardware engineer in programs that encompassed system architecture development; requirements analysis, management and control; multiple activities and multiple vendors; large systems engineering efforts totaling more than $15M/year; and, management and evaluation of business processes and implementation strategies.
At least three (3) years of direct experience with an intelligence community or signals intelligence activity.

Basic Qualifications for a Cyber Principal Engineer:

Minimum knowledge, skills, abilities needed.

Five (5) years experience as a principal engineer, in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.

Basic Qualifications for a Sr. Cyber Principal Engineer:

Minimum knowledge, skills, abilities needed.

Nine (9) years experience as a principal engineer, in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.

Education: Bachelor's degree in Math, Science, Engineering, Statistics, Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of test engineering experience on projects using similar processes and tools (as below) may be substituted for a bachelor's degree. Additional education substitutions: Two (2) years for an Associates; Six (6) years for a Masters; Nine (9) years for a PhD


Security Clearance: Must have active TS/SCI w/Poly Clearance.



Preferred Qualifications:

Fifteen (15) years experience in technical roles for Government or Industry customers.

Ten (10) years experience as a systems, software, or hardware engineer in programs that encompassed system architecture development; requirements analysis, management and control; multiple activities and multiple vendors; large systems engineering efforts totaling more than $15M/year; and, management and evaluation of business processes and implementation strategies.

At least three (3) years of direct experience with an intelligence community

Experience in a broad range of engineering domains including information technology, requirements management, architecture development, and functional and systems analysis

Experience implementing systems providing knowledge/information sharing capabilities including the following disciplines: system design; integrating COTS products and technologies into cohesive customer capabilities; system production; system integration; system test; transition of systems into operations; web services implementation; web interfaces; J2EE; and web portal technologies

Experience developing system performance, availability, scalability, manageability, and security requirements for mid-to-large-scale programs

Experience using Agile development methodologies and processes

Experience performing and providing technical direction for the development, engineering, interfacing, integration and testing of complex enterprise hardware/software systems

Experience leading, planning, conducting, and coordinating the activities of engineering teams

Experience solving varied technical/scientific problems, and generating and reviewing designs for technical accuracy, completeness and appropriateness in light of objectives, budget, and schedule

Experience leading technical design reviews, conducting system overview briefings and providing guidance to management and leadership

Experience defining and tracking project milestones, analyzing project schedules, and reporting technical variances

Experience driving innovation, performing trade studies, and leading analysis of alternatives activities

Experience maintaining program roadmaps, defining emerging system requirements, and identifying new technologies for insertion into product baselines

Experience leading customer acceptance and outreach activities

Experience leading risk identification and mitigation activities

Experience designing systems to meet Key Performance Parameters (KPP)

Experience in developing documentation required to support a program's technical issues and training situations

Experience advising on the security compliance posture of systems and establishing policies/procedures to support



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.
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Top Secret / SCI + Poly
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Annapolis Junction, Maryland
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