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Northrop Grumman Deployable Industrial Security Analyst - Secret in Edwards AFB, California

Put your skills to the test by pushing the boundaries of what's possible. From global defense to sustainment and modernization to mission readiness, your experience and ability will make it a reality. Our programs are built on equal parts of curiosity and collaboration. Our combined effort means our customers can connect and defend millions of people around the world. With Northrop Grumman, you'll have the opportunity to be an essential part of projects that will define your career, now and in the future.

As a leading global security company, we provide innovative systems, products and solutions to our customers worldwide. We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas, understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our workforce we look for people that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.

Job Description:

Northrop Grumman Defense Systems is seeking an Industrial Security Analyst (level 2) for a rotational position based out of Edwards CA.

The Industrial Security Analyst employee will develop, and administer security programs and procedures for classified or proprietary materials, documents, and equipment. Studies and implements federal security regulations that apply to company operations. Obtains rulings, interpretations, and acceptable deviations for compliance with regulations from government agencies. Prepares manuals outlining regulations, and establishes procedures for handling, storing, and keeping records, and for granting personnel and visitor's access to restricted records and materials. Conducts security education classes and security audits. Investigates security violations and prepares reports specifying preventive action to be taken. Will be team-oriented, collaboratively working with others in a professional and high-energy environment, and will adapt to constantly changing demands, demonstrating the capability to take on new and unfamiliar tasks. Will be responsible for all aspects of program security with special emphasis on Personnel Security, Indoctrinations, Debriefings, and coordination with leadership. Assigned Responsibilities can include (but not limited to):

  • Applies government regulations relevant to the protection of classified information and equipment

  • Prepares Standard Operating Procedures for handling, storing, and protecting classified information and assets

  • Maintains classified container program by conducting safe inspections, scheduling safe maintenance, to include issuing and changing combinations

  • Assists the Top Secret Control Officer with program management and inventory

  • Facilitates personnel access to the site via applicable databases

  • Coordinates with government agencies for badges and facility access to restricted areas

  • Conducts courier training and prepares classified packages for transport

  • Coordinates with off-site locations to verify and catalogues receipt of transported records and assets

  • Conducts security education classes, audits, briefings, and debriefings

  • Prepares equipment approval memorandums for Customer signature

  • Assists with COMSEC account management

  • Coordinates alarm custodian training, maintains alarm equipment, system testing and issue PIN codes

  • Investigates security violations and prepares reports for submission to the Customer

  • Assists with Cyber Security functions to include virus scanning media




  • Bachelors degree and 3 years of Industrial Security experience; Masters degree and 1 year of relevant experience. In lieu of formal education, 7 years of relevant job experience may be considered

  • Experience in applying DoD SAP Manuals to daily operations

  • Industrial Security experience will include:

  • Fixed Facility Checklists

  • COMSEC (equipment and key inventory management)

  • Personnel Security (Adjudicative guidelines, DISS, SF86, Adverse reporting)

  • GSA Safe Management

  • Access Control/Alarms/Area Protection

  • Classified document marking, protection, storage, transmittal, and destruction

  • Knowledge of SAPF/SCIF construction standards (ICD 705, UL 2050, etc.)

  • Must be willing to work a flexible work schedule that may include extended shifts, holidays and weekends to support on call status for 24/7 356 days a year

  • Must be able to maintain a valid U.S. passport and be willing to accept customer furnished quarters for a period up to 120 days away from primary work location

  • Must meet medical requirements for worldwide travel

  • Must be a US Citizen with Active DoD Secret Security Clearance

  • Must be able to obtain and retain Special Program access clearance within 365 days from submission

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Active DoD Top Secret Clearance

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with experience with Microsoft Office applications such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Access

  • Experience drafting, maintaining, and interpreting Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Security Plans, and Concept of Operations documents

  • Skilled in providing security-relevant training and briefings

  • Ability to produce results in a fast-paced environment with the ability to meet iterative deadlines

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 statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for this position.

Job Category : Security