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Northrop Grumman Network Engineer / Principal Network Engineer in Des Moines, Iowa

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Working in Northrop Grumman Defense Systems means making a direct contribution to mission projects that keep our homeland safe, expanding the boundaries of possibility, and reshaping the world we live in. If you're looking for challenging work experiences with a bigger purpose and desire to learn in a collaborative environment, we invite you to look for the next step in your career at Northrop Grumman.

Northrop Grumman Defense Systems is seeking a qualified Principal Cyber Systems Engineer for an established program that provides secure DoD communications around the world. The position may require travel to Air National Guard Operation Training Support (ANGOTS) sites. The position is located at the Distributed Training Operations Center (DTOC) in Des Moines, IA.

What You'll get to Do:

The Network Engineer will be responsible for configuration, administration, maintenance, and sustainment of ANGOTS program networks for the DTOC. Candidate may be required to travel to site locations to perform network installations in accordance with Program configuration management processes and/or independently perform troubleshooting. The preferred candidate will be a network engineer with hands-on experience and knowledge of network architecture design, development and testing methodologies. Specific technical skills desired include:

  • A solid understanding of the OSI Model, TCP/IP, routing protocols BGP and OSPF.

  • Experience in UDP multicast, CDS, BGP, IGMP, PIM, VLANs, GRE Tunnels, and TCP/IP network designs

  • Maintain expertise in standard voice, data, video network and cryptographic Operational Training Infrastructure (OTI) technologies.

Job Category : Information Technology