Cyber Worthiness OfficerEdinburgh Parks, AUS

Requisition ID: R10159959

  • Category: Facilities/Real Estate

  • Location: Edinburgh Parks, South Australia, Australia

  • Clearance Type: Top Secret (NV2)

  • Telecommute: Yes-May consider hybrid teleworking for this position

  • Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the Time

  • Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

  • Positions Available: 1

We’re building a reputation as the place to be in Defence. With strong local management, sound investment and a fresh approach, we’re on an exciting trajectory and building unique capability.   Leveraging the kind of leading-edge US capabilities and technology most can only imagine our close-knit 800-strong team is busy delivering World-leading innovative and sustainable solutions to safeguard Australia’s future. Together we’re growing a business where everyone contributes and everyone matters.

Northrop Grumman's MQ-4C Triton Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) provides real-time intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) over vast ocean and coastal regions. The aircraft can fly for more than 24 hours at a time, at an altitude above 55,000 feet and an operational range of 8,200 nautical miles. Australia is a cooperative program partner in the Triton program which consists of the US Navy, Royal Australian Air Force and Northrop Grumman.

Your Role:

As a Cyber Worthiness Officer on the MQ-4C Triton Engineering team, you will ensure the highest standards of cyber worthiness and technical support. Your responsibilities include supporting DASR Part M Continuing Airworthiness Management Services (CAMO Services), conducting cyber worthiness assessments, and maintaining engineering delegation as determined by the NGA Engineer & Technical Services Manager. You will review and interpret technical documentation, handle ITAR/EAR controlled data, and ensure accurate updates to the Configuration & Data Management database. Additionally, you will assess and manage risks, provide technical support, prepare engineering documentation, and assist with compliance tracking for Continuing Airworthiness requirements. Your role also involves investigating and developing solutions for cyber worthiness issues, maintaining MQ-4C configurations, and communicating relevant cyber worthiness matters to operator representatives.

About You:

You're passionate about working in a cutting-edge, agile program and excel in collaborative settings. With a minimum of two years of experience in the defence industry, you possess excellent communication and stakeholder management skills. You have a strong grasp of Australian Defence Airworthiness Regulations and are familiar with configuration management concepts used by the ADF and/or civil operators. Your expertise in cyber auditing tools and log monitoring will be crucial in maintaining the Triton system's security and performance. If you're ready to take on a challenging and rewarding role, we want you on our team.

What’s in it for you:

Whatever your role, life stage, or background, you can shape your career here in your way with highly challenging work, great colleagues, and career development, plus a range of flexible benefits and working patterns.

  • Commitment to your Professional Development – further education, leadership development, professional industry memberships, and unlimited access to a range of online training

  • Options for flexible & hybrid work including 9-day fortnight

  • Purchased annual leave

  • Salary packaging including novated car leases

  • Generous paid parental leave

  • Volunteer Leave

  • Health & Wellbeing program

  • Employee Assistance Program

Defining Possible means something different to each one of us. What’s Your Possible?

Doing the Right Thing and Sharing Success are two values underpinning how we behave at Northrop Grumman. Here, everyone matters and we proudly encourage individuals from all backgrounds and all abilities to apply to join our diverse and inclusive workforce. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are welcome and encouraged to apply.

Note: As a Defence security clearance is required for this role, you will need to be an Australian Citizen. International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) are applicable, so your nationality may be a factor in determining your suitability for this role.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce, and encourages individuals from all backgrounds and all abilities to apply and consider becoming a part of our diverse and inclusive workforce. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are welcome and encouraged to apply.