Staff Cyber Systems Engineer-19019318

Location: Annapolis Junction
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Clearance Type: Polygraph
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking Cyber Systems Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction.

Roles and Responsibilities:
Candidate will work as a System Engineer as part of a development team which utilizes a diverse dynamic workforce. Work with team lead to understand tasking and deliver system to required specifications. Work with stakeholders to understand and implement system components. Participate as a member of an Agile team. Requires excellent communications skills within a fast pace collaborative support environment. May perform as lead on projects or teams.



Basic Qualifications:

Education Requirement: Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of additional software engineering experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelors degree.

Security Clearance: Must have an active TS/SCI w/Polygraph

Minimum knowledge, skills, abilities needed.
Minimum 14 years in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity as a System Engineer supporting software architecture development, requirements analysis, process execution and evaluation.
Experience working closely with Java software development team.
Ability to objectively assess possible architectural limitations or shortcomings in such areas as scaling, speed, and throughput
Solid understanding of applicable commercial technologies and commercial best practices, as they relate to the specific demands of SIGINT
Knowledge of NSAs SIGINT mission systems
Minimum of 7 years of experience in planning, maintaining, and supporting production applications environments that are built using JAVA, REST services, Spring/SpringBoot
Experience with, Jenkins, Gradle, Maven and/or Git.
Experience with Machine Shop

Preferred Qualifications
Candidates with these skills will be given preferential consideration.
Must be able to take the initiative, tackle implementation tasks, and solve problems with minimal guidance, but still be a team player, meaning, be able to accept direction and decisions from the Lead SWE and the Lead SE
Background in S
SIGINT, Cyber and/or IA
Familiarity with container technology (Docker, Kubernetes, Mesos, etc)
Familiarity with Microservice architectures
Familiarity with Twelve-Factor App methodologies for building software
Background in use of workflow orchestrators or rules processing engines such DROOL, Camunda, jBPM, or Activiti is a strong plus
Background in use of ASDF, TSDF, or BloodyMary
Background in use of serialized object such as Avro
Familiarity with JMS (ActiveMQ) topics and queues
Exposure to Agile 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 ID: 19019318

  Reasons to apply:

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like flexible work schedules, education assistance and paid time off.
Polygraph Required