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Sr. Principal Cyber Systems Engineer

Northrop Grumman | Redondo Beach CA 90278 USA | Full Time | Posted: 02/14/2020

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At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

No matter the assignment, Northrop Grumman is committed to being a leader in Cyber, Logistics and Modernization, Autonomous Systems, C4ISR, and Strike. For us, it's about more than just performing. It means realizing the values that define us: responsibility, trust, integrity and protecting freedom worldwide. These values inspire and unite our people- who make everything we do possible.

The Engineering and Sciences (E&S) organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission!

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.

Our Values. The women and men of Northrop Grumman Corporation are guided by Our Values. They describe our company as we want it to be. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that putting Our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers, and the communities we serve.

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.

You will be responsible for design and architecture of a multi-platformed virtualized environment. This will include collaboration with other organizations to evaluate, adopt and revise infrastructure as code products to include in the baseline of program computing areas. Leveraging DEVOPS / AGILE principles to develop and integrate automation techniques driving multi-OS deployments.

Duties will include:

  • Interaction with program technical leaders to determine hardware/software requirements.
  • Interfacing with Cyber Center of Excellence and providing technical leadership driving Infrastructure as Code techniques as needed.
  • Ancillary duties will include, but are not limited to: evaluation of vendor products, providing recommendations to purchase hardware and software, providing backup recovery, maintaining system documentation, tuning system performance, building of systems and computing asset management.
  • Architecting successful deployment of multi-platform virtualized environments
  • Applicant must be experienced in STIG configuration, classified processing, and security procedures.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree with 9 years of related experience; Master's Degree with 7 years of related experience
  • Experience with systems administration of Linux, and/or VMware
  • Experience managing a highly virtualized testing lab
  • Experience with DevSecOps techniques
  • Familiar with scripting language: Ansible, Python, bash/csh/tcsh scripting
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Security+ certification
  • Ability to obtain a DoD Top Secret Clearance or SCI Clearance
  • Ability to obtain SAP Clearance
  • Highly energized self-starter with ability to enhance existing technical product roadmap

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's or Master's in STEM
  • Software development experience in Java, C/C++
  • Experience with remote and local system deployments and managing across classification boundaries
  • Cisco networking to include routing, switching, and firewalls
  • Familiarity with NAS and SAN technologies (NetApp SAN, EMC SAN, HP NAS)
  • CISSP or Microsoft OS Certification

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 benefits will include the following:

  • Health Plan
  • Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off

Additional benefits

  • Education Assistance
  • Training and Development
  • 9/80 Schedule

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Location Redondo Beach, CA, 90278, United States
Categories Computer Software
Sec Clearances Top Secret (TS)

Location Maptop

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