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US CYBERCOM Cybersecurity Network Architect 4




Columbia, MD 20588

Designs and develops new systems, applications, and solutions for external customer's enterprise-wide cyber systems and networks. Ensures system security needs are established and maintained for operations development, security requirements definition, security risk assessment, systems analysis, systems design, security test and evaluation, certification and accreditation, systems hardening, vulnerability testing and scanning, incident response, disaster recover, and business continuity planning and provides analytical support for security policy development and analysis. Integrates new architectural analysis of cyber security features and relates existing system to future needs and trends, embeds advanced forensic tools and techniques for attack reconstruction, provides engineering recommendations, and resolves integrations and testing issues. May interface with external entities including law enforcement, intelligence and other government organizations and agencies. Assists with the design and implementation of Local Area Networks (LAN), Wide Area Networks (WAN), intranets, extranets, and other data communications networks
* Develops enterprise, network, and security architecture designs for all layers of the architecture, including business, data, technology, and services throughout the entire systems engineering and development life cycles
* Performs network modeling, analysis, and planning
* Researches and recommends network and data communications hardware and software
* Effectively provides engineering guidance to cybersecurity engineers Level I and II
* Possesses thorough knowledge in the system engineering life cycle and current national cyberspace policy
* Initiates activities to develop functional requirements and specification documents
* Develops and presents technology roadmaps
* Develops implementation plans and project timelines
* Conducts cost/benefit analysis of architecture designs
* Develops cost estimates and network designs specifications
* Develops 'as-is' and 'to-be' architecture designs and transition plans between the current state and target architecture
* Serves as Subject Matter Expert (SME) in architecture working groups, presents architecture solutions, methodologies, and frameworks, and coordinates/negotiates toward a solution


Basic Qualifications:
Minimum of Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in IT, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, or related discipline with 9 years experience Minimum DOD 8140/DOD 8570 IASAE Level II Certification Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills TS/SCI with Poly US Citizen 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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Shift: 1st Shift
Relocation Assistance: Yes
US Citizenship Required for this Position: No relocation assistance available
Business Sector: United States-Maryland-Columbia 

Shift: 1st Shift
Relocation Assistance: Yes
US Citizenship Required for this Position: No relocation assistance available
Business Sector: United States-Maryland-Columbia
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Minimum Clearance:
Top Secret/SCI - Polygraph
Job Category:
IT - Hardware
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