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Northrop Grumman Principal/Sr Principal Cyber Systems Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama

Northrop Grumman Defense Systems (NGDS) is looking for you to join our team as a Principal or Sr. Principal Cyber Systems Engineer (Lead) based out of Huntsville, Alabama on the Integrated Air and Missile Defense (IAMD) Battle Command System (IBCS) Poland contract, a US Army foreign military sale to Poland for its medium-range air and missile defense programme. IBCS integrates disparate radars and weapons to construct a far more effective IAMD enterprise. IBCS delivers a single integrated air picture with unprecedented accuracy and broadens surveillance and protection areas. By implementing IBCS, Poland will transform its IAMD capabilities in a manner consistent with the U.S. Army.

Join Northrop Grumman as we provide innovative systems, products, and solutions for autonomous systems, cyber, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to customers worldwide.

As a core member of the Infrastructure Integrated Product Team (IPT) you will:

  • Leads cyber team ensuring RMF and STIG compliance of multiple information systems (Windows and Linux).

  • Lead a team of four and will be responsible for the compliance and reporting of program information systems.

  • Report to management on compliance status of information systems.

  • Maintain system documentation, POA&M, and variance lists for each information system.

  • Work closely with Information System Security Officer (ISSO) to validate information system compliance and RMF controls

  • Work closely with other team leads to ensure resources are utilized across teams (labs, product).


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a STEM discipline (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)

  • 9 Years Experience as a Cyber Engineer; 7 Years with Masters

  • 5 Years Experience as a Cyber Engineer; 3 Years with Masters

  • Demonstrated leadership and organization skills

  • Experience in assessing and remediating RMF controls and control families

  • Security+ Certification

  • DoD 8500 Computing Environment Certification

  • Additional Technical Certification

  • Strong understanding and background in Scanning, Patching, and Remediation

  • Knowledge of RMF controls, POA&M findings, variance lists

  • Excellent decision making and communication (written and oral) skills

  • Strong work ethic and the ability to work in an integrated product team environment

  • Interim Security Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

Full Secret Clearance

  • Experience in Nessus, SCAP, and WSUS

  • Experience in Windows GPO, McAfee EPO, and Ansible

  • Strong skills in Linux

  • Experience in VMware ESXi

  • Experience in Splunk

  • Experience in Cisco Stealthwatch

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.

Job Category : Information Technology