Mid-Level Cyber Systems Engineer (Test)

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 Systems Engineer 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction, MD.

Roles and Responsibilities:

This position is for a System Engineer to support System Engineering and test activities to achieve the goals for each Spin. The primary role for this position is to provide Integration, Test, and support for integrating, deploying, upgrading, and monitoring fielded capability.

Description of Position:
Support tactical engineering activities to accomplish sprint goals to include participating in design meetings and technical review meetings; developing technical plans to guide capability development; reporting status of capability development activities; and reporting thread spin goals and results
Writing technical documentation. The documentation will include but not be limited to: technical management plans, requirements documents, test documents, deployment documents, and technical briefings
Liaise with customer to provide daily updates on progress of Sprint goals
Coordinate the health & status and metrics monitoring of deployed systems


Basic Qualifications:
Direct experience in programs and contracts of similar scope, type and complexity within the Federal Government with an emphasis on collection, processing, and exploitation
Minimum of 7 years' experience as a Systems Engineer supporting programs to develop and field large-scale systems to include experience in system architecture, requirements analysis, system documentation, system evaluation, and process execution and evaluation
Experience in full system life cycle from concept development through testing and deployment
Experience with Agile Software Development Practices and Standards
The candidate must have demonstrated ability to write system engineering documentation
The candidate must be results-oriented, self-motivated and an effective communicator
The candidate must have working experience with MS Office products including MS Project

Education: Bachelor's Degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Five (5) years of additional system engineering experience may be substituted for a bachelor's degree

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

Preferred Qualifications:
Knowledge of MD Agency Cyber mission systems
Knowledge of DNI technologies and protocols
Experience in integrating systems into a system of systems
General knowledge of XML technologies

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.

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