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Principal Cyber Info Systems Security Analyst (Nuclear Propulsion Compliance)

Requisition ID: R10078935

  • Category IconCategory: Information Technology
  • Location IconLocation: Sunnyvale, CA, USA
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: Days (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Information Systems Security Professionals, We Want You!

Cyber assets everywhere are under siege from a wide spectrum of threats. Almost daily, these threats grow in sophistication, breadth and speed.

If you are an expert with classified and unclassified Naval Nuclear Propulsion Information (NNPI) computers within the Department of Defense (DoD), Northrop Grumman Corporation has fantastic opportunity for your career growth.

Northrop Grumman is seeking a Naval Nuclear Propulsion Compliance Officer (NNPICO) to join our campus located in Sunnyvale, CA. You will be working closely with various functional organizations to ensure the protection of NNPI on Information Systems. Our work is mission critical and directly contributes to national security.


As part of the Team, you are responsible for implementing, operating, and monitoring requirements both technical and administrative on NNPI systems.

Responsibilities include:

  • Act as the primary point of contact within the organization for NNPI data protection
  • Creating, submitting, and maintaining authorization and accreditation packages for information systems processing NNPI.
  • Serve as an advisor to management and co-workers for all NNPI topics in your area of responsibility.
  • Interface and coordinate efforts with Industrial Security, IT, Cyber Security, Program Management and Operations in an exciting, cutting-edge environment.
  • Develop, implement, maintain, and monitor systems to safeguard information systems & data from external and internal threats.
  • Evaluate the existing NNPI data protection framework and identify areas of compliance and remedy identified gaps.
  • Work closely with government, customer, and company peers to test and review information systems to ensure the highest levels of security for systems and information you protect.
  • Participate in the Cyber Security education and awareness of your colleagues to ensure an engaged workforce that will be the eyes and ears you need to maintain a world class security organization.

The successful candidate will establish an inclusive culture within a diverse environment.  You will need to be available for occasional after-hours assistance, and limited travel within the continental United States may be required.

If you are ready to solve complex problems in a dynamic environment, apply today!

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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
  • Current DoD 8570 IAM level 2 (or higher) security certification (example: CAP, CASP CE, CISM, GSLC, CISSP-Associate); OR must have the ability to obtain the certification within 6 months of start date
  • Must have a current DoD Secret level security clearance (at a minimum) in order to be considered


Preferred Qualifications:

  • The ideal candidate will have a Master's degree in Cybersecurity, a CAP or a CASP CE certification, with 6 years of ISSO experience (executing RMF assessments in a DCSA cognizant classified environment) and/or 4 years of experience with managing NNPI environments (and the NAVINST N9210.3 cybersecurity technical manual)
  • Knowledge of RMF, ACAS, NESSUS, SPLUNK, SCAP, POA&Ms, NIST, system audits, vulnerability scanning, and DCSA security package development are highly desirable
  • Two (2) years of experience working in data protection compliance, or a related field (prefer Naval Nuclear Propulsion Compliance)
  • Current active Top Secret level security clearance


Salary Range: $101,400 USD - $152,200 USD

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.

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



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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.


Did you know?

Northrop Grumman leads the industry team for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Launched in December 2021, the telescope incorporates innovative design, advanced technology, and groundbreaking engineering, and will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe.