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Northrop Grumman Assoc Cyber Info Assur Analyst in Boulder, Colorado

At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. 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 continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

The Engineering & Sciences (E&S) organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission!

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as an Associate Cyber Info Assurance Analyst based out of Boulder, CO.

What You'll get to Do:

Northrop Grumman Corporation is looking for a Cyber Info Assurance Analyst to provide information assurance and system administration support for a complex, heterogeneous (Windows servers/workstations, and Linux servers) processing system.Primary duties include system administration, as well as cybersecurity monitoring and reporting. Candidate must be able to work as a member of a small, highly skilled team in a dynamic environment.

Typical tasks include participating in system and network hardening activities; performing IA controls assessments; supporting in-house and 3 rd party penetration testing; participating in incident response activities; reviewing information system security artifacts for accuracy, relevance and compliance; and providing general IA guidance to system and software engineers. The Cyber security Engineer will work with a team of cybersecurity engineers using knowledge of NIST, DoD, and program requirements to develop, implement, and manage system security solutions. Candidate must have the ability to effectively communicate with system end-users, customers, other project engineers and software developers, as well as possess good written and verbal communication skills.

This is a great opportunity to become exposed and understand Cyber Security while working hands on in a dynamic environment with real world technical content, supporting a variety of tools and systems.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Associates degree and 2+ years of related experience; Bachelor's degree and 0 years of related experience; 4 years of related experience will be considered in lieu of a degree

  • Must be Security+ certified within 6 months on hire date

-Linux Administration knowledge

  • Must have and be able to maintain Top Secret/SCI security clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

- BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other technical field.

  • Desire to become Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certified

  • Exposure to Risk Management Framework (RMF)

  • Exposure to Joint Special Access Program Implementation Guide (JSIG)

  • Exposure to Host-Based Security System (HBSS)

  • Exposure to Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS)

  • Exposure to Linux Admin

  • Shell scripting

  • STIG Hardening

  • Exposure to Virtualization

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.

Job Category : Information Technology