Northrop Grumman Cyber Information Systems Security Analyst 3 in Melbourne, Florida

Cyber Information Systems Security Analyst 3

Requisition ID: 18009365

Location(s): United States-Florida-Melbourne

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. Coordinate and prepare 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.

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Basic Qualifications:

  • Master's degree with 3 years of experience; OR a Bachelor's degree with 5 years of experience; OR an Associates degree with 7 years of experience; OR a High School Diploma/GED with 9 years of experience is required

  • Must have a current DOD 8570 IAM Level 2, or Level 3, security certificate (examples: CAP, CASP CE, CISM, GSLC, CISSP or CISSP Associate), OR the ability to obtain one within 6 months of start

  • Candidates must have a current DOD Top Secret level security clearance to include SCI access, or SCI eligibility, based on a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) completed within the last 6 years in order to be considered

  • Must have the ability to obtain, and maintain, access to special programs as a condition of continued employment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in Cyber Security, a CISSP, and 6 years of ISSO experience in Information Assurance using RMF in a JSIG environment

  • Experience with NESSUS, SPLUNK, Wireshark or other Cyber tools would be helpful

  • Active Top Secret/SCI clearance, and access to Special Programs, would be nice to have

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Cyber Information Systems Security Analyst 3

Location: Florida-Melbourne

Requisition ID: 18009365