Sr Principal Cyber Sys Engr

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 Senior Principal Cyber Systems Engineer4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction, MD.

The qualified applicant will maintain the JIRA service desk support ticket queue
Have a presence in the Support Chat room and help users
Drive the release process watching what gets checked in and tagging relevant JIRA tickets with a version
Assisting the tester test potential release candidates
Cutting a release candidate when ready
Deploying verified release candidates to production
Debugging issues on production
Setup and Maintain elk stack
Monitoring Kibana to spot potential problems on production before they are reported
Maintain Git repos
Basic Qualifications:
Minimum knowledge, skills, abilities needed. 7 years of experience as a software engineer
Providing daily operational support for large scale IT program
Customer-facing position that requires identifying, troubleshooting, and resolving both internal system problems, as well as external customer-related IT issues.
Extensive integration with multi-disciplined integrated product teams
Perform operational support functions for routine issues including problem tracking, analysis, and resolution
Provide problem determination; analyze and resolve system problems to ensure continuous system operations
Troubleshoot day-to-day system-related issues and provide direct support, in collaboration with products teams, to end-users via JIRA ticketing and /or email.
Support release planning and deployment installations; communicate important information about system maintenance, changes, events, and address concerns regarding any aspect of operational services
Ability to quickly assess an issue and provide management with comprehensive long or short-term actions for restoration of service(s) required.
Ability to maintain JIRA Service Desk

Preferred Qualifications:
Candidates with these skills will be given preferential consideration.
Experience with MASH VMs
Ability to maintain VMs
Ability to set up and maintain internal Docker registries

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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