Network Engineer 4

Northrop Grumman   •  

Fairfax, VA

Industry: Aerospace / Defense


8 - 10 years

Posted 298 days ago

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Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is currently seeking an AWS Network Engineer. This position is located in Fairfax, Va. The select candidate will be part of a transformation that leverages the Amazon Cloud Services (AWS) to build big data capabilities. The Network Engineer with a network infrastructure security focus will support a large complex physical and AWS environment.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • ·         Planning, design, and installation of network devices to support architecture designs, strategies and compliance. This individual must be collaborative and have good written and oral communication skills. 
  • ·         Participation in the team review of network configuration prior to implementations
  • ·         Implementation of configuration changes
  • ·         Support and Maintenance activities
  • ·         User Service Requests – monitor, resolve, update and close tickets
  • ·         User Service Restoration Requests – monitor, resolve, update and close tickets
  • ·         Assist in documenting of network infrastructure component
  • ·         Assist in developing and documenting procedures and processes






Basic Qualifications:

  • ·         Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field, and a minimum of 9 years related experience
  • ·         Active TS/SCI/Poly
  • ·         Understanding of planning, design, and implementation experience in networking in a large AWS enterprise.
  • ·         Working knowledge of network related Cisco platforms: Firewalls, routers, LAN switches, load balancing systems, remote access systems, network management and capacity planning systems.

Working knowledge/understanding of the following:

  • ·         Analysis of Data Flows
  • ·         IP addressing
  • ·         OSI model
  • ·         Ethernet
  • ·         Wireless
  • ·         EIGRP
  • ·         BGP
  • ·         MPLS 
  • ·         ASA, VPN Concentrators
  • ·         Working knowledge of using diagnostic and management tools

Preferred Qualifications:

  • ·         Cisco Certification/Network+ Certification
  • ·         Understanding of AWS cloud technology
  • ·         AWS Certification