Network Communications

Northrop Grumman Aurora , CO 80041

Posted 2 months ago

At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. 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 continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

No matter the assignment, Northrop Grumman is committed to being a leader in Cyber, Logistics and Modernization, Autonomous Systems, C4ISR, and Strike. For us, it's about more than just performing. It means realizing the values that define us: responsibility, trust, integrity and protecting freedom worldwide. These values inspire and unite our people- who make everything we do possible.

The Engineering and Sciences (E&S) organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission!

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as a Network Communications professional based out of Aurora, CO. The Network Communications professional will provide multi-site network communications system support from a central location. The Network Communications professional will be involved in a wide range of issues including troubleshooting network architectures, monitoring networks, and Enterprise network infrastructures.

What You'll get to Do:

  • Providing Tier 2 network support to a multi-site architecture as part of responsibilities of the enterprise service center

  • Providing technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing such as router, L2 and L3 Switches, Firewalls, Bridges, etc

  • Evaluating installations and or reconfigurations of the Hardware and Software baseline

  • Working directly with multisite customers in most aspects of the day-to-day activities

  • Working with limited guidance and working with the site and enterprise customers. This requires good communication skills and the ability to multi-task efforts based on a dynamic environment and changing priorities

  • Providing security engineering and integration services to multisite customers

  • The selected candidate must understand enterprise level architectures with the ability to work through network related issues with other segments at the facility and throughout the enterprise

Additional Northrop Grumman Information:

Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.

Our Values. The women and men of Northrop Grumman Corporation are guided by Our Values. They describe our company as we want it to be. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that putting Our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers, and the communities we serve.

Our Responsibility. At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.


You'll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Education/Experience: 2 Years with Bachelors in Science; 4 years with an associates; 0 Years with Masters; or 6 years of relevant experience in lieu of a degree will be considered within network engineering and network troubleshooting support functions

  • Active TS/SCI access

  • Willing to submit, obtain, and maintain a Counter Intelligence (CI) polygraph

  • Compliant DOD 8570.1 IAT level II (Security CE, GSEC, SSCP or CCNA- Security) at a minimum

  • Knowledge of OSPF, BGP, MPLS, Static and Multicast routing protocols

  • Knowledge of Cisco Network and Firewall Products

  • Strong Understanding and in-Depth knowledge of IP Network/Subnet Addressing

  • Hand On experience diagnosing network related issues

  • Working experience with the following:

  • JUNOS Space

  • NeuralStar

  • HP-Operational Manager (OM)

  • HP-Network Node Manager (NNMi)

  • HP-Network Automation (NAS)

  • Tripwire

  • Cisco ACS


These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Counter Intelligence (CI) polygraph

  • Experience with Cisco Platforms

  • Experience with Cisco IOS Software

  • Experience with Virtual Routing and Forwarding (VRF) IP Technology

What We Can Offer You:

Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:

  • Health Plan

  • Savings Plan

  • Paid Time Off

  • Additional benefits

  • Education Assistance

  • Training and Development

  • Wellness Program

  • Employee Discount Program

  • On-Site Fitness Center (available at some locations)

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.

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