Northrop Grumman Staff Cyber Systems Engineer in Annapolis Junction, Maryland
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 a Cyber Systems Engineer to join our team located at Annapolis Junction, MD.
Roles and Responsibilities:
The System Engineer will oversee efforts of engineering staff to design, develop, engineer and implement solutions to security requirements. Responsible for the implementation and development of the customer's IT security service. Analyze user needs to determine functional and cross-functional requirements. Gathers and organizes technical information about an organization's mission goals and needs, existing security products and ongoing programs in the MLS arena.
Experience assist Government Program Managers with the management, administrative and technical oversight of the program portfolio.
Expert knowledge of requirements analysis and systems integration
Experience as Technical Team Lead; providing technical direction for the development, engineering, interfacing, integration, and testing of all components of complex hardware/software systems to include requirements elicitation analysis and functional allocation, conducting systems requirements reviews, developing concepts of operation and interface standards, developing system architectures, and performing technical/non-technical assessment and management as well as end-to-end flow analysis
Experience Improve standard integration strategies based upon rationale for previous decisions that resulted in improved integration performance
Security Clearance: Candidates must have TS/SCI clearance with polygraph
Education/Experience Requirement: Fourteen (14) years + relevant B.S. (Bachelor's degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or related STEM discipline). Nineteen (19) years + no degree
Candidates with these skills will be given preferential consideration.
Twenty (20) years + relevant B.S. or Twenty-five (25) + no degree is highly preferred to meet program requirements for senior positions.
Ability to oversee engineering staff and provide solutions to security requirements
Experience supporting IC customers
Possess current knowledge of all work in progress under the specific program and capable of discussing items or issues for the program.
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Job Category : Information Technology