Northrop Grumman Sr. AWS Cyber Systems Engineer 4 - TS/SCI w Poly required in Fairfax, Virginia

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is currently seeking a Cyber Systems Engineer 4. This position is located in Fairfax, Va.

Are you motivated to work in an environment that will challenge you, force you to continuously innovate, and work on solutions that make a difference for our customers? Do you want to be part of a transformation that leverages the AWS

cloud to build and deliver new capabilities? If so, there is a future for you to support a portfolio of highly visible and strategic programs at Northrop Grumman that are developing solutions with Amazon Web Services (AWS).

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Works as part of a team of AWS experts to develop solutions for AWS account administration, and to build and administer AWS environment

  • Collaborates with application teams, infrastructure engineers, software engineers, and system administrators to develop AWS solutions and hybrid solutions to bridge on premise systems with the cloud

  • Identifies AWS cost optimizations and efficiencies to be gained

  • Analyzes AWS service offerings with regards to efficiency and security posture, and makes recommendation to the customer.

  • Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost, risk, supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems.

  • Performs advanced systems modeling, simulation, and analysis of new and existing AWS services

  • Acts as a subject-matter expert to multiple tasks and/or projects.

  • Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced systems engineers

  • Serves as a liaison with clients, participating in meetings as needed.

  • Maintains current knowledge of advancements in AWS and relevant technology as assigned.

  • Participates in special projects as required.



Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 9 years of experience, a Master's Degree and a minimum of 7 years of experience, a PhD and a minimum of 4 years of experience, or a total of 13 years of experience can be substituted in lieu of a degree.

  • Active Top Secret with SCI and Polygraph Clearance

  • At least two years' experience directly working with systems hosted on AWS or Azure Cloud platforms or a AWS Associate Level Certification

  • Experience defining system requirements for new or existing computer systems hosted on Amazon Web Services (AWS)

  • Experience designing or implementing end-to-end system solutions in AWS

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Multiple AWS Certifications

  • Experience leading technical planning and system integration workflows and methods.

  • Solid understanding of planning, design, and implementation tasks necessary to support a large enterprise system.

  • STEM Degree

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