Northrop Grumman Cyber Systems Engineer 3 in Huntsville, Alabama

Northrop Grumman is seeking a Cyber Systems Engineer to join our team in Huntsville, AL.

As a Cyber Systems Engineer you will be responsible for evaluating, developing, and delivering technical input to the systems engineering process, as well as developing technical documentation, system architectures, and system design documentation. You will also advise the Government client regarding the technical aspects, including associated problems, of the systems engineering process.Ensures the rigorous application of cybersecurity policies, principles, and practices in the delivery of all Information Technology (IT) and cybersecurity services

Job Responsibilities:

Develops and designs security solutions to maintain confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information throughout the enterprise

Identifies, plans, and documents improvements to security controls currently in place

Develops and documents recommendations and courses of action (COAs) to solve complex cybersecurity problems

Develops and interprets cybersecurity requirements as part of the IT acquisition development process and assists in the formulation of cybersecurity/IT budgets

Plans and schedules the installation of new or modified security hardware, operating systems, and software applications

Ensures the assessment and implementation of identified computer and network environment fixes such as system patches and fixes associated with specific technical vulnerabilities as part of the Cybersecurity Vulnerability Management program

Guides the implementation of appropriate operational structures and processes to ensure an effective cybersecurity program, including boundary defense, incident detection, and response

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology or related discipline with 5 years of experience, 3 years experiencewith Masters.

  • US Citizenship is required.

  • An active DoD Secret Clearance or Interim Secret Clearance is required to start.

  • Experience with architecting, designing, installing, configuring, and maintaining WAN/LAN networks, to include the associated, encryption, firewalls, routers, switches.

  • DoD 8570 certification for IAT Level II or higher (Security+ CE).

  • Ability to effectively monitor and maintain multiple projects at a time.

  • Experience with the security certification and accreditation process.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certifications in the following environments: Unix, Linux, Security - CISSP, Network Eng. CCNA, CCNP Route/Switch, CCNP-Voice, CCNP-Security, Network +, Security

  • Experience working on a large DOD Program

  • Experience working with large teams

  • Self motivated and organized.

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate (both verbally and in writing) with team members, managers, and clients on highly-complex and difficult engineering/software issues pertaining to assigned tasksNorthrop 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.