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Northrop Grumman Cyber Systems Engineer in Melbourne, Florida

Climb to new heights on your journey when you start defining possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in aeronautics that is crucial to the way we connect and protect our world across land, sea, and air. Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today! Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Cyber Systems Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, Florida.

The selected candidate will have experience with Information Assurance or Cybersecurity implementations based on DoD, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Committee on National Security Systems Instruction (CNSSI), and Risk Management Framework (RMF) processes, policies, and guidelines.

Essential Functions:

  • Use of systems engineering methodologies and techniques

  • Risk Management Framework (RMF) utilization

  • Development and analysis of requirements

  • Preparation of technical documents in a fast-changing, dynamic environment with minimal direction

  • Responsible for system requirements and verification engineering duties as assigned

  • Interface with other functional areas, internal management with a focus on effective program execution and mission assurance

We offer flexible work arrangements, great learning opportunities, exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers, and a very friendly team environment. We are looking for self-motivated, proactive, and goal-oriented people to help us grow our services and become even better at what we do.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree and at least 2 years of relevant experience OR a Master's degree and 0 years of relevant experience

  • Experience working within software and hardware development environments

  • An active, in-scope DoD Secret level security clearance (or higher)

  • Ability to obtain and maintain Special Program Access within a reasonable period of time as deemed appropriate by the company to meet business objectives prior to establishing a start date

Preferred Qualifications:

  • An active, in-scope DoD Secret level (or above) security clearance

  • Experience with DoD System Requirements and Verification activities

  • Experience validating security assessments and reviews

  • Experience with Risk Management Framework (RMF), Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG), and requirements development from controls

  • Possess a DODD 8570 certification, such as CompTIASecurity+, CISSP, or similar system modeling tools

  • Experience developing RMF documentation material (e.g. SCTM, PO&AM, SAP, PPIP)

  • Experience generating system level requirements and working with DB tools such as DOORS

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