Northrop Grumman Network Engineer Avionics Lab 3/4 in Tinker AFB, Oklahoma73145

Network Engineer Avionics Lab 3/4

Requisition ID: 17014052

Location(s): United States-Oklahoma-Tinker AFB

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Northrop Grumman Technology Services is seeking a Network Engineer 3 or 4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Tinker AFB, Oklahoma . The qualified applicant will become part of a Northrop Grumman team of professionals who are actively supporting computer operations for an avionics test and development laboratory.

This employee will work in classified operations supporting a large variety of computing systems, requiring a wide range of solutions to solve technical problems in support of Department of Defense programs. The successful candidate will ensure optimal operations and internetworking of systems, updates are applied in a timely manner, and work with other computer engineering and software development teams to resolve technical issues.

Responsibilities:

  • USAF Avionics lab support to include network performance tuning, packet and protocol analysis, troubleshooting and maintenance

  • General networking support to include installation, configuration and maintenance of switches

  • Backup and restore of network configurations

  • Regular audit of network security logs

  • New lab network design

  • Implementation and integration of avionics equipment into existing and/or new network infrastructure

  • Upgrade planning, design and implementation of infrastructure

  • Cable building and pulling

  • Implementation of JSIGv4 security requirements

  • Provide specifications and detailed drawings for network and lab architecture

  • Troubleshooting support of offsite network connectivity, working with government infrastructure team

  • Network storage management

  • Design prototypical systems based on customer and lab requirements

Basic Qualifications:

This position can be filled as a level 3 or level 4 based on the following qualifications.

Basic Qualifications for Network Engineer Level 3:

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, MIS, or related field.

  • Minimum 5 years of real world networking support experience

  • Minimum of Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or Extreme Certified Network Associate (ECNA)

  • Must be able to obtain a CompTIA Security Certification or CISSP to meet DoD 8570 requirements within 3 months of hire date.

  • Active Secret or Top Secret DoD Clearance.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain additional program clearances.

Basic Qualifications for Network Engineer Level 4:

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, MIS, or related field.

  • Minimum 9 years of real world networking support experience

  • Minimum of Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or Extreme Certified Network Associate (ECNA)

  • Must be able to obtain a CompTIA Security Certification or CISSP to meet DoD 8570 requirements within 3 months of hire date.

  • Active Secret or Top Secret DoD Clearance.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain additional program clearances.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Avionics lab networking experience

  • Advanced networking certifications such as CCNP or ECE

  • Experience with Extreme networking equipment

  • Network storage management experience

  • Knowledge of, and experience with, RMF/JSIG and DoD STIGs

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.

Title: Network Engineer Avionics Lab 3/4

Location: Oklahoma-Tinker AFB

Requisition ID: 17014052