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The Cyber team at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as a Network Engineer 4 based out of San Diego, CA.
What You'll get to Do:
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.
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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.
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You'll Bring These Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) discipline from an ABET accredited university and 9 years of related experience with a Bachelor's degree; 7 years with a Master's degree
Experience with IT Infrastructure Management/Monitoring Tools (e.g.,WhatsUpGold, Splunk, SolarWinds, Cisco Secure Servers - ISE) and Techniques.
Experience with network configuration and troubleshooting, to include routing, switching, access lists, and firewalls.
Experience with terrestrial network architectures, designs and implementations as well as network security architectures
Must be able to work well in a team environment and be able to adapt quickly to change
Proficiency in MS Office including PowerPoint and Visio
Ability to obtain/maintain DoD Secret Clearance
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Experience with NISPOM (Chapter 8) and/or DCID 6/ICD 503 requirements and classified processing environments and procedures
Experience with 8510.01 Risk Management Framework (RMF)
Experience configuring and maintaining Cisco routers, managed switches, and firewalls.
Experience configuring and maintaining Tactical Radio networks including ANW2, SRW, TTNT, MUOS, and WNW.
Experience with multiple networking protocols across client-server platforms as well as an understanding of large-scale
processor applications (Ethernet, HDLC, TCP/IP, VRF, OSPF, UDP, DHCP, SMTP, and FTP).
Experience with network subnetting and CIDR.
Experience administering Linux and Windows.
VMWare or other virtualization experience.
Experience working with suppliers
Experience with aerospace development, production and fielding
Possess one or more of the following certifications: Security , CCNA, CCNP, CASP or CISSP
Active DoD Secret Clearance
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