At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.
Information Systems Security Professionals, We Want You!
Cyber assets everywhere are under siege from a broad spectrum of threats. Almost daily, these threats grow in sophistication, breadth, and speed.
We have opportunities across our enterprise with 90,000 team members throughout the world. The only limit to your growth is your ambition and drive. We want to empower you to bring your best with resources, support, and talented team members that will launch your career.
At Northrop Grumman, we take a holistic approach to cybersecurity, looking at the whole cyber landscape of people, processes, technology, and the security realm of offense, defense, and exploitation. Thought leadership demands nothing less. If you have experience with classified security within the Department of Defense (DoD) and Intelligence Community computing environments, Northrop Grumman Corporation has fantastic opportunities for your career growth.
We seek experienced Information Systems Security Professionals nationwide to support information systems lifecycle activities who can:
Perform assessments of systems and networks within the networking environment or enclave and identify where those systems and networks deviate from acceptable configurations, enclave policy, or local policy.
Establish strict program control processes to mitigate risks and support obtaining certification and accreditation of systems.
Support process, analysis, coordination, security certification test, security documentation, investigations, software research, hardware introduction and release, emerging technology research inspections, and periodic audits.
Assist in implementing the required government policy, make recommendations on process tailoring, and participate in and document process activities.
Perform analyses to validate established security requirements and to recommend additional security requirements and safeguards.
Support the formal Security Test and Evaluation (ST&E) required by each government accrediting authority through pre-test preparations, test participation, analysis of the results, and preparation of required reports.
Document the results of Certification and Accreditation activities and technical or coordination activity, prepare the system Security Plans, and update the Plan of Actions and Milestones POA&M.
Periodically conduct a complete review of each system audit and monitor corrective actions until all actions are closed.
If you are ready to solve complex cybersecurity problems in a dynamic environment, apply today!
Note- Due to the classified nature of the work, this position does not offer virtual or telework options. We encourage you to apply if you are willing to work on-site only.
Master's degree with 3 years of experience; OR a Bachelor's degree with 5 years of experience; OR an Associates degree with 7 years of experience
Must have a DoD 8570 IAM level II (or higher) security certification (examples: CAP, CASP CE, CCISO, HCISPP, CISM, GSLC, CISSP-Associate, or CISSP)
For consideration, candidates must have a current DOD Secret security clearance (at a minimum) to include a closed investigation date completed within the last 6 years
Knowledge of NESSUS, MS Office (Word/Excel), Auditing
The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in Cyber Security, a CASP CE, CISM, or CISSP, and 4 years of experience with Certification and Accreditation of classified systems and Risk Management Framework.
Knowledge of ACAS, NESSUS, SPLUNK, SCAP, POA&Ms, NIST, DIACAP, NISPOM, STIG, eMASS, system audits, vulnerability scanning, and RMF package development preferred
Current Top Secret with SAP/SAR access level is highly desirable.
Proficient user of Microsoft Office (Word and Excel)
Salary Range: $99,800 - $149,800
Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.
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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.