Cyber Network Security Engineer 2 Job in Aberdeen, Maryland Us

Northrop Grumman is looking for a Network Security Engineer with progressive experience in network operations and network security technologies.

Position requires a high degree of technical proficiency and familiarity with software and network security issues as well as systems administration experience. Candidate must have in-depth knowledge of Unix and Linux, with a solid understanding of routing protocols such as RIP, OSPF, IGRP, EIGRP, etc.

Role requires experience working with and configuring firewalls and IDS/IDP appliances. Attention to detail and a willingness to document and provide documentation and status of projects is a must. Candidate should have a customer interfacing background, as well as excellent verbal and presentation skills. S/he must be able to work independently and on multiple projects/activities concurrently and recommend future direction or projects to management. Strong network experience and clear understanding of routing protocols. UNIX scripting. Firewall IDS/IPS experience. Solid knowledge of MS Visio. Available for occasional after hours work.

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Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company whose 75,000 employees provide innovative systems, products, and solutions in aerospace, electronics, information systems and technical services to government and commercial customers worldwide.

Northrop Grumman is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce regardless of age. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.