Northrop Grumman Cyber Information Systems Security Analyst 2 in Manhattan Beach, California

Cyber Information Systems Security Analyst 2

Requisition ID: 18004123

Location(s): United States-California-Manhattan Beach

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Perform assessments of systems and networks within the networking environment or enclave and identify where those systems and networks deviate from acceptable configurations, enclave policy, or local policy. This is achieved through passive evaluations such as compliance audits and active evaluations such as vulnerability assessments. Establishes strict program control processes to ensure mitigation of risks and supports obtaining certification and accreditation of systems. Includes support of process, analysis, coordination, security certification test, security documentation, as well as investigations, software research, hardware introduction and release, emerging technology research inspections and periodic audits. Assist in the implementation of the required government policy, make recommendations on process tailoring, participate in and document process activities. Perform analyses to validate established security requirements and to recommend additional security requirements and safeguards. Support the formal Security Test and Evaluation (ST&E) required by each government accrediting authority through pre-test preparations, participation in the tests, analysis of the results and preparation of required reports. Lead the coordination and preparation of the Body of Evidence for Accreditation and Authorization activities and update and report on the Plan of Actions and Milestones POA&M as required. Support validation of Continuous Monitor activities and monitor corrective actions until all actions are closed.

This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.

ESCSO

This requisition may be filled at either a level 2 or a level 3.

Basic Qualifications for a level 2:

  • Active Security Clearance - Top Secret. (Last investigation within the last 5 years).

  • 2 years of relevant experience with Bachelors, 0 years with a Master or 6 years relevant experience without a Bachelor’s degree.

  • Current IAM DoD level 1 Security certification (CAP, GSLC or Security CE)or ability to obtain within 6 months of the start date.

Preferred Qualifications for a level 2 :

  • 2 year experience with Bachelor’s degree and Security Certification, Security CE.

Basic Qualifications for a level 3:

  • Active Security Clearance - Top Secret. (last investigation within the last 5 years).

  • 5 years of relevant experience with Bachelors, 3 years of relevant experience with a Masters, 0 with a PhD, or 9 years relevant experience without a Bachelor’s degree.

  • Current IAM Level 2 Security Certification (CAP, CASP CE,CISM) or IAM DoD level 3 (CISM, GSLC and CISSP or CISSP Associate) or ability to obtain within 6 months of the start date.

Preferred Qualifications for a level 3 :

  • 5 year experience with Bachelor’s degree and Security Certification, CISSP or equivalent.

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Title: Cyber Information Systems Security Analyst 2

Location: California-Manhattan Beach

Requisition ID: 18004123