Northrop Grumman Network Engineer 3 in Springfield, Virginia

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman is the place for you. As a leading global security company, we provide innovative systems, products and solutions to our customers worldwide. We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas, understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our workforce we look for people that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.

Northrop Grumman Technology Services sector is seeking a Network Engineer 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Springfield, VA. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's US Department of State (DOS), Information Resource Management (IRM) Service Strategy Office (SSO) team. This is a contract to provide the US Department of State with highly-skilled, qualified and specialized design, engineering, and implementing solutions consistent with multilevel security (MLS) requirements.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Configure and maintain Multilevel Security (MLS) environment ensuring user access is limited to a need to know

Gather and organize information relative to stakeholder organization goals and needs

Evaluate existing security products and technology trend within the Multilevel Security environment

Conduct risk analyses and risk assessments

Develop SOPs and security standards support MLS operations

Work with stakeholder community to determine network requirements

Working with large enterprise WAN network designs (BGP and OSPF)

Develop and document requirements to support system designs and reviews

Configure network Cisco routers and switches

Remotely turn up and test network equipment and connectivity

Troubleshoot remote network sites

Basic Qualifications:

To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:

Bachelor's Degree in a STEM area and 5 years' experience.

Experience with Cisco products providing design and engineering solutions

Must have experience with configuring, implementing and maintaining Multilevel Security Level solutions.

Ability to conduct risk analysis and assessments

Ability to collect business requirements and to develop technical solutions.

Active Top Secret clearance

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.