JBLM Network Communications Manager

Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading company whose work with cutting-edge technology is driven by something human: the lives our technology protects?

Northrop Grumman recruits top talent with traditional and non-traditional backgrounds in order to ensure our team is united, connected, skilled, focused and innovative. An inclusive workplace of people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives is the key to our performance. At Northrop Grumman, we want our employees to bring their whole self to work. All your different sides are welcome here, as we believe they make our team, our products and our services, that much better.

Manage the overall communications architect and Alternate Information Assurance Support Officer (IASO)/Information System Security Officer (ISSO) for the MTC with coordination responsibility with outside agencies. The Network Manager shall create/establish communications architecture, coordinate communications plans, configure communications equipment, implement Information Assurance processes, and assist in installing equipment and circuitry in support of distributed exercises. The Network Manager coordinates all aspects of the communications architecture and exercise support plans with communications planners at other simulation facilities, the MTC NEC, and participating tactical units. Plans include distribution of data, voice, and VTC over both LAN and WAN in both classified and unclassified modes for simulations/stimulation networks; NIPRNET, SIPRNET, and tactical networks. Attends Initial, Mid, and Final Exercise Planning Conferences as required by the Government customer.

Basic Qualifications:

The Network Manager must have a minimum BA or BS degree in Network management or a related field and a minimum of 8 years' experience in Network architecture design and implementation. Shall possess advanced planning, troubleshooting and maintenance skills on the Microsoft server platform and CISCO router, switch and firewall configuration and SONET configuration/architecture. Will have a strong understanding of technology integration and information flow including LAN/WAN, firewalls, security, storage, and backup methodologies. Knowledge of specific product lines (Cisco, Fujitsu, Hewlett Packard, Tripwire). Understand the RMF Certification and Accreditation process and Information Assurance requirements. IA II certification is required. Secret clearance required.

Preferred Qualifications:

MS degree in Network Management

Top Secret Clearance

Served as a network manager previously in a Mission Training Complex

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