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 Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.
Northrop Grumman Innovation Systemsis currently seeking a Cyber Information Assurance Analyst- w/Clearance(ISSO)for ourNorthridge, CAlocation.
The Cyber Information Assurance Analyst will serve as the Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) at the Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems, Defense Electronic Systems (DES) Northridge, CA facility.This role will serve as primary support for multiple Classified Information Systems administering the Information Assurance duties as the Information Systems Security Officer.The ISSO will coordinate with Information Technology Solutions Staff and the Systems Administrators of these information Systems to ensure the Risk Management Framework (RMF) requirements are implemented, functional and kept up to date according to the System Security Plans.The candidate will have experience with supporting the following documents and frameworks:DAAPM/NISPOM,CNSSI No. 7003 and NIST Publications.The candidate will be able to work in a high paced, dynamic and aggressive program schedule environment with minimal supervision.In addition the candidate will possess effective writing skills, public speaking, organizational and customer service skills.
Risk Management Framework, document certification and accreditation activities, create, update System Security Plans and other artifacts in accordance with company and government standards
Coordinate with the System Administrator, ISSM and other personnel to address, resolve and closeout items established in the Plan of Actions and Milestones (POAM)s
Experience in maintaining physical and environmental protection, personnel security and incident handling
Maintain the configuration management process as prescribed by the ISSM.
Experience in the use of Microsoft Operating Systems, Windows 7, 10 and server 2008r2, 2012r2 and 2016
Experience in the use of Linux Operating System RHEL 7X
Must possess or be able to obtain DoD 8570 certification IAM Level I, Security + CE, CAP or GSLC within 6 Months of employment.
Experience in conducting technical and nontechnical security audits and experience in the usage of SIEM tools and processes.
Coordinate with Systems Administrators to maintain the security vulnerability management program as prescribed by the ISSM.
On occasion work extended hours to support contractual requirements to meet customer needs.Accomplish other duties as assigned
This requisition may be filled at a higher grade level 2 or a level 3 based on qualifications listed below
This requisition may be filled at either a level2 or a level 3
Basic qualifications for Cyber Info Assurance Analyst ISSO 2 areBS Degree in Information Technology or related field with 2 years of directly related experience or 5 years' experience in an Information Assurance Role.
*Must have an active DoD Secret Security Clearance
Basic qualifications for Cyber Info Assurance Analyst ISSO3 areBS Degree in Information Technology or related field with 5 years of directly related experience or7 years' experience in an Information Assurance Role.
*Must have an active DoD Secret Security Clearance.
Knowledge of current Government Industrial Security guidelines to include:
JSIG, ICD 503 and DoD 5205.07-COMSEC related experience.
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