Northrop Grumman Cyber Information Systems Security Support 4 in Palmdale, California

Cyber assets everywhere are under siege from a wide spectrum of threats. Almost daily, these threats grow in sophistication, breadth and speed.At Northrop Grumman, we take a holistic approach to cyber security, looking at the whole cyber landscape of people, processes and technology and the whole security realm of offense, defense, and exploitation. Thought leadership demands nothing less. If you are an expert with classified computers within the Department of Defense (DoD) and Intelligence Community computing environments, Northrop Grumman Corporation has fantastic opportunities for your career growth. We are seeking Information Systems Security Professionals across the country to support information systems lifecycle activities

Where will you find innovation and technology? Right here at Northrop Grumman Corporation. Northrop Grumman is seeking a Cyber Information Systems Security Support 4 to join the Cyber Systems Security (CSS) team in Palmdale, CA. The CISS team consists of Information Systems Security Officers (ISSOs) and Information Systems Security Managers (ISSMs), and Cyber Information Assurance Analysts (CIAAs). This position is in direct support of the ISSM/ISSO.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Computer systems audit log review and analysis.

  • Thoroughly investigate any anomalies and submit a brief written report to theISSM.

  • Analyze incoming and outgoing classified data by performing an automated/manual review and ensuring compliance with the NISPOM, JAFAN 6/3, DCID 6/3, ICD 503, contractual requirements, and Northrop Grumman policies and procedures.

  • Verifying the configuration of information systems.

  • Work with other auditors and system administrators on the current system security requirements.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Associates degree or other 2 year technical degree in related discipline and6 years of related experience or8 years of related experience in lieu of degree.

  • Candidates must have a current DOD Top Secret level security clearance (or higher) with an original adjudication, or a periodic reinvestigation date, completed within the last 6 years to be considered.

  • Must have the ability to obtain, and maintain, a Special Access Programs (SAP/SAR) level clearance as a condition of continued employment.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office.

  • Must have a valid drivers license.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems Security.

  • DoD 8570 IAM Level I Certification (Security+).

  • Experience performing Information Systems Security duties.

  • Experience with applications such as, Microsoft Office, Access and Visio.

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