Northrop Grumman Systems Engineer in Annapolis Junction, Maryland
Adversaries, cybercriminals and cyber terrorists, are working every hour of every day to develop new means to compromise networks, to seize valuable intellectual property and personal data, and to gain an advantage on the digital battlefield. At Northrop Grumman, our mission is to see to it that they fail. Speed, stealth and precision - keys to controlling the physical domains of land, sea, air and space are imperatives in controlling the cyber domain. Our talented employees make advances every day based on these imperatives and are committed to providing the most advanced protection for our customers against the rapidly evolving cyber threat spectrum. Our company is trusted with securing some of the most high-risk systems and continues to be the trusted provider of mission enabled solutions for the security or our nation and allies. This is without a doubt one of the most exciting times to join our team. So come join us and experience the value of performance.
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Thread Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction, MD.
Roles and Responsibilities:
The team is responsible for receiving disparate data formats and transforming that data into corporate compliant data formats. The work includes both defining the data modeling to represent the new data as well as developing the products to produce the compliant data. Coordination of format additions and new requirements to downstream data processing/ingestion systems is a key responsibility.
Specific duties include:
Working with customers to define how the data is used and drive both the data modeling and data flow requirements. Once requirements are defined, work with the development teams to implement, validate and test the end-to-end functionality.
Work with Enterprise Systems to propagate new data and processing requirements
Once deployed, provide troubleshooting and resolution for both internal and external system problems, as well as external customer-related data flow issues.
Troubleshooting day-to-day system related issues and provide direct support, in collaboration with product teams, to ends users via JIRA ticketing.
Extensive interaction with multi-disciplined product teams
Support release planning and deployment installations; communicate important information about systems maintenance, changes, events, and address concerns regarding any aspect of operational services for the team's threads.
Bachelor's Degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Five (5) years of additional system engineering experience may be substituted for a bachelor's degree
Minimum knowledge, skills, abilities needed.
7 years of experience as a Systems Engineer
Must have 4 years within the last 7 in:
Data analyst, expert knowledge of corporate data formats and encodings
Knowledge of NIFI corporate community processors
Large scale corporate end to end dataflow for production and test
Large scale SIGINT data domain experience
Large scale corporate dataflow troubleshooting and monitoring
Expert Knowledge for corporate data security architecture
Experience with JIRA, Confluence, NIFI, and XML
Security Clearance: Candidates must have TS//SCI clearance with polygraph
Candidates with these skills will be given preferential consideration.
Experience with full end-to-end data processing, testing, and integration
Experience with legal and policy compliance
Large Scale Corporate dataflow troubleshooting and monitoring
Experience in low latency dataflow fabrics
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.
Job Category : Information Technology