Northrop Grumman Cyber Systems Engineer 4 in Annapolis Junction, Maryland
How do cyber terrorists get past the industries best? They don't. There are too many of us fighting virtual threats, protecting enterprises and entire countries from large-scale attacks. From creating a citywide wireless network for our first responders, to protecting our nation from cyber threats, to building software-defined radios that change how our military communications, our Information Systems team helps life run smoothly and safely.
If you are the sort of person who loves a challenge and likes to be involved in serious organizational and software change -- Then this is without a doubt one of the most interesting and exciting times to join an organization like ours. The culture is one of excellence; team work, learning, delivered value and people. We are looking for people who love to learn and take initiative to really make this happen.
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Senior Cyber Systems Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse employees located at Annapolis Junction, MD.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Be part of a Cryptographic Product Development team in support of Cryptographic Transformation. Activities include review and assessment of existing documentation and designs, developing options for improvement or replacement of the existing systems to enhance sustainability and maintainability and proof of concept demonstration. Upon customer acceptance of a proposed design, the NG team will develop portions of the new system, possibly including hardware, material handling and control systems, and system operations software. As part of the system development phase, the NG team will conduct system integration testing (SIT) and development test and evaluation (DT&E) to include preparing test plans and procedures, and automated test harnesses/scripts.
9 years of System Engineering experience, including experience generating architecture, requirements, design documentation, project schedules and labor estimates
Experience on one or more system modernization projects
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Experience conducting trade studies and preparing recommendations based on those trade studies
Education: Bachelor's Degree in STEM field (Information Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Math, or related discipline) from an accredited college or university is required
Security Clearance: Active TS/SCI with polygraph is required.
Prior experience with mechanical and/or electrical systems.
Prior experience with programmable logic controllers and digital control systems.
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.
Job Category : Information Technology