Cyber Systems Engineer 3

How do cyber terrorists get past the industries best? They don't. There are too many of us fighting virtual threats, protecting enterprises and entire countries from large-scale attacks. From creating a citywide wireless network for our first responders, to protecting our nation from cyber threats, to building software-defined radios that change how our military communications, our Information Systems team helps life run smoothly and safely.

If you are the sort of person who loves a challenge and likes to be involved in serious organizational and software change -- Then what is happening in the Cyber and Intelligence Mission Solutions Division is the place for you. This is without a doubt one of the most interesting and exciting times to join an organization like ours. The culture is one of excellence; team work, learning, delivered value and people. We are looking for people who love to learn and take initiative to really make this happen.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Cyber Systems Engineer 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction, MD.

Basic Qualifications: Demonstrated experience in sorting through lots of information and then extracting the key elements necessary to construct a high level systems models.
EXCELLENT Social Engineering and Interpersonal Skills in the following:
a. Demonstrated ability in building working relationships
b. Demonstrated communications ability both verbally, in writing, and graphically
c. Demonstrated ability to negotiate in challenging situations
d. Demonstrated ability to create collaborative relationships and environments
e. Persistence in pursuing and achieving goals without appearing forceful
f. Willingness take calculated risks
Ability to read, understand, and extract key information Systems Engineering artifacts such as: Requirements Documents, Architectural Design Documents, Test Plan Documents, Interface Specifications, CONOPS and Functional Description Documents etc.
Experience with the software development process and the artifacts it produces.
Demonstrated ability to work both independently or in teams within a fast-paced, constantly changing environment and collaborate with multiple technical organizations across the Agency.
Detailed understanding and proficiency with Microsoft Office Products such as Power Point, Excel, and Microsoft Word, and especially Microsoft Visio.


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

Security Clearance: An active TS/SCIclearance with polygraph is Required

Preferred Qualifications: Basic understanding of the purpose of systems modeling efforts and products such as Enterprise Architect, Rhapsody, or Cameo.
Familiarity with SysML and UML modeling languages.
Knowledge of and experience using Confluence/JIRA/Gliffy
Ability to lead meetings, give presentations, and negotiate with and between people when differences arise

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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