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Company: Northrop Grumman

Location: Aberdeen, MD

Date Posted: July 15, 2014

Source: Northrop Grumman

Are you looking for a rewarding and challenging career as a Network Engineer with one of the nation's leading Defense Contractors? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the employer for you!

We are currently seeking a junior to mid level Network Engineer to support the Global Command & Control System–Army (GCCS-A) program. This program requires integration and engineering support for a variety of GCCS-A production baselines. This position will be based at the CECOM SEC Command and Control Solutions Directorate (C2SD) facility on Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD.

Roles and responsibilities will include:

* Configuring and maintaining switches and routers.
* Implementing and maintaining networks in accordance with specified user requirements and STIG standards.
* Scripting and KSH or CSH scripting in Solaris environment.
* Conduct testing of network design.
* Maintaining technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges ...

Are you looking for a rewarding and challenging career as a Network Engineer with one of the nation's leading Defense Contractors? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the employer for you!

We are currently seeking a junior to mid level Network Engineer to support the Global Command & Control System–Army (GCCS-A) program. This program requires integration and engineering support for a variety of GCCS-A production baselines. This position will be based at the CECOM SEC Command and Control Solutions Directorate (C2SD) facility on Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD.

Roles and responsibilities will include:

* Configuring and maintaining switches and routers.
* Implementing and maintaining networks in accordance with specified user requirements and STIG standards.
* Scripting and KSH or CSH scripting in Solaris environment.
* Conduct testing of network design.
* Maintaining technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc.
* Evaluating and reporting on new communications technologies to enhance capabilities of the network.
* Coordinating with SEC C2SD Network Personnel.

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* Bachelors of Science degree in engineering (or a similar subject) as well as 5+ years of network engineering experience (an additional four years' experience accepted in lieu of a degree).
* Experience configuring network switches and routers in accordance with STIG standards.
* Experience performing network configuration changes on routers switches and firewalls to enhance network performance and provide resolution to network or application-related issues.
* KSH or CSH scripting in Solaris environment.
* Ability to work under pressure with multiple deadlines.
* CompTIA Security+ Certified.
* US citizenship.
* Active Secret clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

* GCCS technical experience working with any joint or service variant of the GCCS Family of Systems.
* Experience with software test and integration activities with GCCS-A, DCGS-A, DRRS-A or CPOF.
* Solaris V hardware experience (T5220, T5140, T4-1).

Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, cybersecurity, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide.

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 statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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