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Engineer Network / Principle Engineer Network

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Newport News
Posted on: June 21, 2022

Job Description:

Requisition ID: R10006905

  • Category: Engineering
  • Location: Newport News, Virginia, United States of America
  • Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance Type: Top Secret
  • Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Positions Available: 1

    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.
    Northrop Grumman is seeking a motivated professional to join our team as Engineer Network / Principle Engineer Network. The selected candidate will be motivated, energetic, and willing to learn. The candidate will work on a small team supporting the Defense Weapons Systems. They will support the integration of AFDCGS mission capabilities to include: installation, maintenance, and sustainment.Positions are unfunded awaiting award.Daily responsibilities include:
    • Designs and plans network communications systems.
    • Provides specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture.
    • 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 design.
    • 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.
    • Support integration of mission capabilities with enterprise services.
    • Provide support to the Government team managing the software system.
    • May include travel to other locations.
    • Work well in a small team environment
    • Support customer needs as requiredBasic Qualifications: Engineer Network
      • Bachelor's Degree in a technical Engineering or related discipline with 2 years of related experience
      • Must currently possess an active DoD Top Secret Clearance
      • Must have DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification or greater
      • Willing to work flexible schedule to maintain operational capability
      • IT skills in Windows, Linux, or Solaris platforms
      • Experience with Network Design and Implementation
      • Experience with Network Performance Tuning
        • Experience utilizing network monitoring tools
          • Knowledge of Agile Methodologies Experience
          • Knowledge of integration, and testing environment that supports a DevSecOps constructBasic Qualifications: Principle Engineer Network
            • Bachelor's Degree in a technical Engineering or related discipline with 5 years of related experience or Master's Degree with 3 years of related experience
            • Must currently possess an active DoD Top Secret Clearance
            • Must have DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification or greater
            • Willing to work flexible schedule to maintain operational capability
            • IT skills in Windows, Linux, or Solaris platforms
            • Experience with Network Design and Implementation
            • Experience with Network Performance Tuning
              • Experience utilizing network monitoring tools
                • Knowledge of Agile Methodologies Experience
                • Knowledge of integration, and testing environment that supports a DevSecOps constructPreferred Qualifications:
                  • CCNA / CISSP certified technician
                  • Experience with Cisco to hardware/software (eg: Cisco Prime, Cisco Ise, Cisco ACS, Putty, Cisco Command Line Interface, Cisco 3850 switches and network configuration)
                  • Experience with installing, supporting and maintaining network components as well as planning for, and responding to, communications outages and other problems.
                  • Knowledge of military command, control, and communication systems.
                  • AF DCGS Knowledge or experience

                    Salary Range: $70,600 USD - $111,400 USDSalary Range 2: $87,400 USD - $138,000 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 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Keywords: Northrop Grumman, Newport News , Engineer Network / Principle Engineer Network, Engineering , Newport News, Virginia

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