Cyber Systems Engineer/Principal Cyber Systems Engineer (AHT)Orlando, FL

Requisition ID: R10163341

  • Category: Information Technology

  • Location: Orlando, Florida, United States of America

  • Clearance Type: Secret

  • Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position

  • Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)

  • Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time

  • Positions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. 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 look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. 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 look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, but they are also making history.

Northrop Grumman Defense Systems has an opening for a Cyber Systems Engineer/Principal Cyber Systems Engineer to help develop, test, secure, operate, and maintain information systems. The ideal candidate demonstrates a broad skillset that is balanced between interpersonal, business, and technical capabilities listed below. You should have experience collaborating within and across teams to accomplish goals. You are committed to ethics, integrity, and innovation while challenging traditional ways of doing business. You should possess excellent verbal and written communication skills and be comfortable engaging with internal and external customers.

This requisition is open as a dual level opportunity. We will consider candidates at a Level 2 or Level 3:

Basic Qualifications :

  • Level 2: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related discipline with 2 years of experience / 0 years with Masters

  • Level 3: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related discipline with 5 years of experience / 3 years with Masters

  • Proven hands-on experience deploying and administering RedHat Enterprise Linux systems

  • Experience authoring or troubleshooting SELinux labels and contexts

  • Experience tailoring and implementing NIST800-53 controls

  • Basic experience programming in Java

  • Active Secret Clearance

  • Must have a DoD 8140 IAT level II certification (Security+ CE)

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Linux+ Certification

  • RHCSA Cert

  • CISSP

  • Strong understanding of the OSI model, Ethernet networking, ports, and protocols

  • Experience authoring and tailoring SELinux policies

  • Strong experience programming in Java

  • Experience performing software security audits using Fortify SCA / SonarQube, Snyk, or Coverity

  • Experience with DevSecOps

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced collaborative environment

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience with Cross Domain Solutions

  • Experience troubleshooting Linux auditing

  • Experience working with Splunk or Elastic Dashboards

Salary Range: $82,900 - $124,300

Salary Range 2: $101,900 - $152,900

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

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 all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.