Northrop Grumman Cyber Systems Engineer 4 in Annapolis Junction, Maryland

Are you motivated to work in an environment that will challenge you, force you to continuously innovate, and work on solutions that make a difference for our customers? Do you want to be part of a transformation that leverages the cloud to build and deliver new capabilities? If so, there is a future for you to support a portfolio of highly visible and strategic programs at Northrop Grumman.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Senior Cyber Systems Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse data flow engineers located at Annapolis Junction, MD.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Work with team with customers to create and extend CONOPS. Translate customer/stakeholder (i.e., mission users) needs into software requirements. Collaborate with customer (i.e., mission users) and external systems for interface specifications. Work with the software development team to document, implement, and test interfaces.

Basic Qualifications:

Minimum 14 years of experience in programs and contracts of similar scope, type and complexity within the Federal Government is required

Minimum 10 years of experience in planning, maintaining, and supporting production applications environments that are built on Linux. Experience with AJAX Single Page Interface technologies such as Angular, Ember, EXT-JS, or JQuery

Must be comfortable working Linux based environments

Experience working within a team of engineers in the support of critical mission applications

Experience in rational databases, SQL, and scripting languages across multiple system environments

Experience working closely with software development teams

Requires excellent communications skills within a fast pace collaborative support environment

Experience with Windows and Linux commands


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:

Experience with Jira/Confluence suite

SQL, Neo4j or MongoDB experience

Experience with Angular JS

Experience with Git

Spring (Spring Data, Spring Integration, Spring MVC), Apache Camel

Good working knowledge of Linux/Unix and scripting (sh, bash, perl, and other scripting tools/language)

SIGINT experience a plus

Agile/Scrum methodology a plus

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.

Job Category : Information Technology