Principal Cyber Network Engineer (TS/SCI with Polygraph)
Company: Northrop Grumman
Posted on: August 4, 2022
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities
to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around
the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and
inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many
technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first
flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on
the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a
pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun
along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity,
cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we
have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our
employees are not only part of history, they're making history. At
the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In
rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman
brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable
strategic planning. We're looking for innovators, who can help us
keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable,
integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel
those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we will support
yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills,
whether you are new to the field or an industry thought-leader. At
Northrop Grumman, you will have the resources, support, and team to
do some of the best work of your career. Northrop Grumman Mission
Systems is seeking a talented Principal Network Engineer to join an
exciting, complex, mission-focused project working with a team of
qualified diverse individuals in Dulles, VA. Primary
- Performs technical planning, system integration, verification
and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness
analyses for total systems.
- Provides specific detailed information for hardware and
software selection, implementation techniques and tools for the
most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present
and future capacity requirements. Conducts testing of network
- Maintains technical expertise in all areas of network and
computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing,
such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways,
etc. Evaluates and reports on new communications technologies to
enhance capabilities of the network.
- Maintains smooth operation of multi-user computer systems.
- Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software,
coordinates installation and provides backup recovery. Basic
- 6 Years with Bachelors in Science; 3 Years with Masters; 0
Years with PhD; or 10 years of exp in lieu of degree.
- Familiar with various network protocols, such as BGP, OSPF and
- Implement and troubleshoot LAN technologies such as VLANs,
trunking (port tagging), spanning-tree and protocols.
- Familiar and operating network CLI's (ideally, Cisco
- Familiar with network management protocols, like SNMP, SSH,
- Active TS/SCI with Polygraph is required. Preferred
- 5 years of Network administration of routers, switches, and
- Worked in or with cloud-based technologies Salary Range:
$111,600 USD - $167,400 USD Employees may be eligible for a
discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are
designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow
employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President
or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In
addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including
health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings
plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation
and/or personal business. The health and safety of our employees
and their families is a top priority. The company encourages
employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S.
Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be
vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious
accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government
action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate
under Executive Order 14042
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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S.
Citizenship is required for most positions.
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