Cyber Software Engineer 2

Adversaries, cybercriminals and cyber terrorists, are working every hour of every day to develop new means to compromise networks, to seize valuable intellectual property and personal data, and to gain an advantage on the digital battlefield. At Northrop Grumman, our mission is to see to it that they fail. Speed, stealth and precision - keys to controlling the physical domains of land, sea, air and space are imperatives in controlling the cyber domain. Our talented employees make advances every day based on these imperatives and are committed to providing the most advanced protection for our customers against the rapidly evolving cyber threat spectrum. Our company is trusted with securing some of the most high-risk systems and continues to be the trusted provider of mission enabled solutions for the security or our nation and allies. This is without a doubt one of the most exciting times to join our team. So come join us and experience the value of performance.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Cyber Software Engineer 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction, MD.

Roles and Responsibilities:
Candidate will perform software/systems engineering and system/network administration to include research and data collection and analysis.

Basic Qualifications:
2 years of Software Engineering experience
Experience using protocol analysis tools such as Wireshark
Strong understanding of network OSI layer model, TCP/IP, and various communications protocols
Experienced with data collection
Requires strong communications skills ability to communicate clearly with customers
Ability to perform independent research
Skilled in use of Microsoft Office tools, especially MSExcel and MSWord
Experienced with using both LINUX and Windows operating systems (must be evidenced in resume)

Education: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of software engineering experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.

Security Clearance: Active TS/SCI with Polygraph is required.

Preferred Qualifications:
Background in network analysis or computer forensics is a plus
Prior experience as a signals analyst, network engineer, or telecommunications engineer is desired
Scripting skills highly desired

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.${descr2}${descr3}


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