Sr. Principal Engineer Network

    • Aurora, CO

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The Broadside team at Northrop Grumman Space Systems is looking for you to join our team as a Sr. Principal Engineer Network based out of Aurora, CO.

What You'll get to Do:
Looking for experienced candidates in the realm of Network Engineering to provide technical support for a large LAN development and maintenance.
You will get to work on installs, configurations, monitoring, and maintenance of network hardware and software to ensure network availability to the system users. You may work alongside other network support and client server specialists to plan, coordinate, and implement network security measures. You'll provide support to projects involving networks, by helping them connect to the network and troubleshooting issues they may have. You will develop and implement methodologies for analysis, installation and support of the network.
You will get to work with activities and software such as:
• ServiceNow
• FCRs
• Routing
• CISCO Hardware
• Cabling

Additional Northrop Grumman Information:
Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.

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Our Responsibility. At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.



Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelors degree and 9 years of experience; 7 years with a Master's; 4 years with a PhD; or 12 years of networking engineering experience in lieu of a degree.

• Must possess a DoD 8570 certification at IAT Level II or higher (Security+, GSEC, SCNP, SSCP, CISSP, CISA, GSE, SCNA).

• A dvanced knowledge of network testing methodologies using routers, switches, and firewalls

• Knowledge of TCP/IP behavior, network communications and routing protocols, network traffic analysis and DISA STIG guidance

• Proven Communication Network Engineering in the DoD environment.

• Must be able to work collaboratively in a team environment with other highly motivated network engineers as well as independently at times on large field projects

• Must have an Active TS/SCI with Poly

Preferred Qualifications:

• 8570 Certification

• Juniper certification (JNCIA, JNCIS, JNCIP, JNCIE) and CISCO (CCNA, CCNP, CCSP)

What We Can Offer You:

Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:

- Health Plan

- Savings Plan

- Paid Time Off

- Additional benefits

- Education Assistance

- Training and Development

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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