Northrop Grumman ArcSight (Cyber Systems) Engr 3 - Security Arch Design & HBSS (18-050) in Colorado Springs, Colorado

ArcSight (Cyber Systems) Engr 3 - Security Arch Design & HBSS (18-050)

Requisition ID: 18005868

Location(s): United States-Colorado-Colorado Springs

US Citizenship Required for this Position: No

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, cybersecurity, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide.

Northrop Grumman's Mission Systems Sector organization is seeking a ArcSight Cyber System Engineer to be a member of the Colorado Springs Systems Engineering, Integration and Test (SEIT) organization.

This position requires a motivated individual who will be responsible for:

  • The design, architecture, development, integration, unit test, installation, configuration, integration, deployment and maintenance to include: ArcSight components, connector distribution & maintenance and ESM 6.x filter & channel configuration.

  • Perform troubleshooting of ArcSight components and applications when security events are not getting collected or collection reaches storage capacity.

  • Maintain the latest ArcSight configuration to address known exploits and collect required security events.

  • Develop automated reporting dashboards within the existing ESM system to provide near real-time reporting of computer system compliance information and maintain overall visibility for all connected assets.

  • Modify the ArcSight operational parameters (filters, channels, rulesets, etc.) when requested.

  • Perform regular required reporting, monitor applicable security resources for updated requirements and compliance directions.

  • The ArcSight Engineer will work under the tutelage of the ArcSight Product SME.

The ArcSight Engineer will be involved in the entire System Development Lifecycle.

This position will be located in Colorado Springs, CO with up to 50% of responsibilities to be performed at Schriever AFB. Travel is required between Colorado Springs, Huntsville, and operational Command, Control, Battle Management and Communications (C2BMC) sites to support meetings and work with distributed sites and personnel.



Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math discipline with 5 years of experience; Master’s degree with 3 years of experience; or PhD with no experience.

  • Active Secret clearance

  • Increasingly responsible roles in software/network engineering and the development of Information Assurance solutions.

  • Experience with development, integration and deployment of ArcSight to include: ESM, Loggers and Connectors.

  • Must have experience in security architecture design, Security Audit tools and security requirements.Excellent technical document preparation skills and verbal communications are required for presentation of technical information assurance issues and reports to government customer.

  • User/real-world experience with ArcSight, ESM, Loggers and Connectorsuser experience with ArcSight tool and how to use it to work with the ArcSight SME.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math disciplineExperience resolving upgrading major versions of ArcSight to include: compatibility issues, applying patches, installing hot fixes, connector distribution & maintenance and ESM 6.x filter & channel configuration highly desired.

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Title: ArcSight (Cyber Systems) Engr 3 - Security Arch Design & HBSS (18-050)

Location: Colorado-Colorado Springs

Requisition ID: 18005868