Information Systems Security Engineer/Officer 3 (ISSE/ISSO)

Accounting, Analysis, AntiVirus, Architecture, Development, HTTP, Management, Security, Testing
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

How do cyber terrorists get past the industry's best? They don't. There are too many of us fighting virtual threats, protecting enterprises and entire countries from large-scale attacks.

If you are the sort of person who loves a challenge and likes to be involved in serious organizational and software change -- Then what is happening in the Cyber and Intelligence Mission Solutions Division is the place for you. This is without a doubt one of the most interesting and exciting times to join an organization like ours. The culture is one of excellence; team work, learning, delivered value and people. We are looking for people who love to learn and take initiative to really make this happen.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking an Information Systems Security Engineer/Officer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Laurel, MD.

Roles and Responsibilities:
Seeking an Information Systems Security Engineer/Officer with experience working with the NIST 800.53, NIST RMF and XACTA. Familiarity with Nessus and Splunk are a plus. Security+ certification is desired.


Basic Qualifications:
Shall have five (5) years experience integrating information assurance disciplines into the system design, development, integration, and implementation.
NIST 800.53

Education: A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science is highly desired which will be considered equivalent to four (4) years experience. A Master's Degree in a technical field will be considered equivalent to six (6) years experience. NOTE: A degree in Communications, Computer Science, Mathematics, Accounting, Information Systems, Program Management, or similar degree will be considered as a technical field.

Security Clearance: Must have active TS/SCI w/Poly Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:
Desired - Knowledge of Federal, NSA, IC and DoD Information Security regulations, publications, and policy.
Desired - Recent experience with Defense in Depth principles and technology including access/control, authorization, Identification and authentication, PKI, network, and enterprise security architecture. This may include the development, design and implementation of firewalls, and evaluation, review and test of security code.
Desired - Ability to assesses and audit network penetration testing antivirus planning assistance, risk analysis and incident response.
Desired - Experience applying security risk assessment methodology to system development, including threat model development, vulnerability assessments, and resulting security risk analysis.
Highly Desired - Security+ certification

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.
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Position Id : 18015493
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