Northrop Grumman Chief Engineer 5: TS/SCI/Poly in Herndon, Virginia

Chief Engineer 5: TS/SCI/Poly

Requisition ID: 18007882

Location(s): United States-Virginia-Herndon

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Join us on the edge… The Cutting Edge! Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a Chief Engineer/Architect to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Herndon Virginia area supporting our Customer and their mission.

The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Cyber Solutions Division engaged in Cyber Security for the Intelligence Community.

Roles & Responsibilities:

·Lead the engineering effort for the FGS-IOS program and for directing and controlling the integrated technical effort.

·Collaborate with the Government customer, other Government programs, and the FGS-IOS technical staff to ensure the overall effort achieves the customer’s vision.

·Assist the customer in defining the vision and for identifying innovative approaches to enhance the vision.



Basic Qualifications:

·Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related STEM degree and a minimum of 14 years related experience.

·Must have a minimum of an active TS/SCI/Poly Clearance

·Experience in System Engineering and project/program management

·Ability to collaboratively lead technical efforts across a diverse team including NGMS, NGTS, subcontractors, the Government customer, and other

·Ability to define and implement IT requirements in a mission critical operational environment, and to develop plans / roadmaps to implement those requirements

·Understanding of transitioning existing applications to cloud environments, in particular AWS

Preferred Qualifications:

·Understanding and experience in architecting solutions for cloud environments (i.e., AWS)

·Understanding of standard web services protocols (e.g., SOAP, REST, and OGC), and programming languages and systems such as JAVA, PHP, JBOSS, Tomcat, Linux, Windows, Python, Arcpy

·Experience using agile design and delivery techniques (e.g., DevOps);

·Experience and/or domain knowledge of GIS applications and services such as Esri, OpenGeo, PostGIS and PostgreSQL, Oracle Spatial

·Experience with NGA and the NGA foundation GEOINT mission

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 . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Chief Engineer 5: TS/SCI/Poly

Location: Virginia-Herndon

Requisition ID: 18007882