Sr. Principal Systems Engineer - TS/SCI w Poly Needed
Category: EngineeringLocation: Chantilly, VA - United States of AmericaCitizenship Required: United States CitizenshipClearance Type: PolygraphTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this positionShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the TimePositions Available: 1At 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 "A cents € 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.Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking an experienced Sr. Principal Systems Engineering and Integration professional to support an IT infrastructure network consolidation program in Chantilly, VA.The new team member will be responsible for the engineering of a CAN/LAN Network and supporting other engineering teams for all network design and engineering activities. A Systems Engineer performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems. Analyses are performed at all levels of total system product to include; concept, design, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal. Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints. Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware specifications.The candidate will be responsible for (but not limited to) the following tasks:A cents € cents Translate customer requirements/needs into CAN/LAN and Network solutions followed by high-level/low-level design according to portfolio offering guidelines.A cents € cents Regularly supports the technical assessment and delivery of a specific technical architecture solution to the customer.A cents € cents Provides a key support role in operating as a conducive high performance team across all lifecycle stages.A cents € cents Performs/Conducts the transition/transformation from existing to new CAN/LAN network design solutionsA cents € cents Provides technical direction and engineering expertise for network systems infrastructure activities, including planning, designing, and implementing communications and network infrastructure requirements for buildings and systems.A cents € cents Provides technical consulting and advice to others on efforts, solution design, system management, tuning and modification of solutions. Provides input to strategy moving forward.A cents € cents Collects and determines data from appropriate sources to assist in determining customer needs and requirements. Responds to requests for technical information from customers. Develops customer technology solutions using various industry products and technologies.A cents € cents Supports knowledge sharing within a community (eg team, practice, or project). Support knowledge sharing and re-use requirements of project. Contributes knowledge to job family community.Basic Qualifications:A cents € cents Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology field and 9 years of related experience. An additional 4 years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degreeA cents € cents An active TS/SCI clearance based on current SSBI (within 5 years) and PolygraphA cents € cents Familiarity with enterprise networking solutions, campus area networks, local area networks, and network controlled interface systemsA cents € cents Experience with COTS System Integration and Test activitiesA cents € cents Experience with Baseline Control Management processes/proceduresA cents € cents Must be compliant with DoD 8570 IAT Level 3Preferred Qualifications:A cents € cents Bachelor's or Master's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited universityA cents € cents Proficiency with MS Office applications (eg, Project, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Visio)A cents € cents Familiarity with Windows, and/or Linux operating systemsA cents € cents Familiarity with Service Now, or related applicationsA cents € cents Experience in complex system assessment/analysis; with exceptional attention to detailA cents € cents Knowledge of system architectures, networks, and operationsA cents € cents Experience with risk management, issue resolution, problem solving and customer serviceA cents € cents Ability to work at a within a multi-contractor (badgeless) team environmentSalary Range: 125488 - 188232Employees 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.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 US Citizenship is required for most positions.