Principal Engineer Field
Northrop Grumman
5d ago

US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION : YesRELOCATION ASSISTANCE : Relocation assistance may be availableCLEARANCE TYPE : Top SecretTRAVEL : Yes, 10% of the Time


Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace.

Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world’s biggest challenges.

We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible.

With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman is seeking a motivated professional to join our team as Principal Engineer Field. The selected candidate will be motivated, energetic, and willing to learn.

The candidate will work on a small team supporting the Defense Weapons Systems. They will perform Ground Communications, Data Analytics Research, Development and Integration, Terminal maintenance, troubleshooting, testing and fielding at the following locations :

  • Langley AFB, VA
  • Beale AFB, CA
  • Warner Robbins AFB, GA
  • Positions are unfunded awaiting award.

    Daily responsibilities include :

  • Product troubleshooting and repair as necessary on Cisco devices.
  • Assist and support visiting engineering teams installing software
  • Perform cyber patching, anti-virus updates and other Cyber related activities on the products
  • Support customer needs as required
  • Perform On-Call maintenance activities on a rotating basis
  • Recommend and implement system enhancements that will improve the performance, reliability, and security of the system including installing, upgrading, monitoring, problem resolution, and configuration
  • Work well in a small team environment
  • Basic Qualifications

  • Must currently possess an active DoD Top Secret Clearance
  • Must have DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification or greater
  • Knowledge of local area networking (LAN) fundamentals with specific experience working with Ethernet routers, switches, and protocols in TCP-IP based communications system
  • Strong IT skills in Windows, Linux, or Solaris platforms
  • Experience administering VMware (containers, storage and resources)
  • Familiar with cloud infrastructure (AWS, Azure, OpenStack, etc.)
  • Familiar with x86-based server hardware and troubleshooting methods
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • CCNA / CISSP certified technician
  • Process orientation and strong skills in using and following documented processes / checklists.
  • Knowledge of military command, control, and communication systems.
  • Prior AF DCGS Experience to include military GEOINT and SIGINT domains to include U-2, Global Hawk, MQ-1 and MQ-9 sensors and processing, exploitation and dissemination (PED) architectures
  • Willing to work flexible schedule to maintain operational capability
  • Salary Range : $72, - $119,

    Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to basepay. 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 . Citizenship is required for most positions.

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