Principal / Sr Principal Cyber Analyst

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Northrop Grumman
Full Time

Job Description

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. 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 look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Defense Systems seeks a cybersecurity engineer to join our diverse team, working on the Forward Area Air Defense Command and Control (FAAD C2) portfolio of programs in Redondo Beach, CA. The selected candidate will maintain our classified laboratory and support hardening of the FAAD C2 system. Duties require attention to detail, internal customer service skills and demonstration of initiative. The candidate must effectively communicate complex cyber solutions and security requirements in an easy-to-understand manner to multiple levels of technical contributors and program leadership. The ideal candidate will excel in creative thinking and problem solving and will look for opportunities to innovate and improve the presentation of work.

The selected candidate will be responsible for interfacing with individuals as well as teams and should demonstrate very strong interpersonal skills and the ability to gain cooperation and work effectively with others. The candidate must be able to understand management direction to generate deliverables in a time-sensitive environment, and orchestrate people, resources and tasks dealing with advanced subject matter. This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated and dynamic individual who is self-motivated to complete tasks and can multi-task on a wide variety of project assignments to meet demanding deadlines.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Manage classified laboratory; tasks include weekly audits of computer logs, update laptops with new anti-virus definitions and security updates, conduct vulnerability scans, update classified access list, process and integrate new employees on classified laptops, coordinate with employees and local ISSM, open and close the laboratory each weekday
  • Retrieve and send classified documents to and from the security office
  • Rescan existing STIG requirements and collect artifacts as needed
  • Write scripts for STIG implementation; prepare for government accreditation activities
  • Reviewing SCRs/SPRs as needed for cyber impact
  • Secure customer approval for solutions with cyber impact
  • Update CDRL and cybersecurity documentation
  • Automate cybersecurity related system administration tasks
  • Present cybersecurity results directly to government customers
  • Some travel may be required
This requisition is open as dual level. We are open to hiring at the level 3 or level 4.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
Level 3:
  • High school diploma or GED and 9 years applicable experience. We will also consider Bachelor's degree and 5 years of applicable experience OR Master's degree with 3 years of experience.
  • Security + or CISSP certification
  • Experience with DoD and NIST standards pertaining to cybersecurity
  • Experience implementing cybersecurity controls
  • Demonstrated adherence to security standards
  • Active DoD Secret clearance
Level 4:
  • High school diploma or GED and 13 years applicable experience. We will also consider Bachelor's degree and 9 years of applicable experience OR Master's degree with 7 years of experience.
  • Security + or CISSP certification
  • Experience with DoD and NIST standards pertaining to cybersecurity
  • Experience implementing cybersecurity controls
  • Demonstrated adherence to security standards
  • Active DoD Secret clearance .
PREFERRED QUALFICATIONS
  • Ability to work well with other engineers on a high pressure, schedule driven program
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
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Salary Range: $105,000 USD - $130,000 USD
Salary Range 2: $130,000 USD - $170,000 USD

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/ .

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.


Company Information

Northrop Grumman solves the toughest problems in space, aeronautics, defense and cyberspace to meet the ever-evolving needs of our customers worldwide. Our 90,000 employees are Defining Possible every day using science, technology and engineering to create and deliver advanced systems, products and services. Northrop Grumman careers and internships are as varied as your interests, with a lifetime of potential that will allow you to work together with people from many backgrounds, personal passions and disciplines.

© 2020 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. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit our site.

Dice Id : 10122071
Position Id : R10041135
Originally Posted : 4 months ago

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