Sr Principal Cyber Sys Engr-TS/SCI/Poly

Northrop Grumman is currently seeking a Sr. Principal Cyber Systems Engineer. The location is Fairfax, VA.

The Cyber Intelligence Mission Solutions team is seeking a smart and motivated individual to join our team in Fairlakes, VA as we kick off a new 10 year program to protect our nation's security. You will be using your engineering skills to work with current technologies supporting a very dynamic mission. A challenging role that will comprise of scripting and data analytics working in an engaging environment that promotes teamwork and a sense of accomplishment!

Roles & Responsibilities:
* Provide expert technical analysis of networking communications data
* Work closely with the customer on outreach support when necessary
* Able to work well with different teams to achieve a common goal
* Brief customers and their teams on special tasks
* A dependable individual able to tackle tasks with minimum assistance

Basic Qualifications:

* Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related STEM degree field and a minimum of 9 years related experience. An additional 4 years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree
* Active TS/SCI/Poly clearance
* Understanding of network communications protocols
* Experience in developing analytical algorithms for structured and unstructured data
* Experience in developing models and simulations to predict system performance
* Proficient with scripting languages; Unix Shell Scripts, Python, awk, etc.
* Experience working in Linux environment

Preferred Qualifications:

* Experience working with PCAP file format
* Experience using Wireshark Software Suite
* Experience in Cybersecurity (offensive/defensive practices)

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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