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Sr Principal Industrial Security Analyst

Requisition ID: R10082630

  • Category IconCategory: Security
  • Location IconLocation: Chandler, AZ, USA
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Top Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift (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.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Sr. Principal Industrial Security Analyst to support the security program under our Launch Vehicles Business Unit as it relates to all applicable classified federal, contractual, customer and company requirements. The responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: supporting fast-paced, high-profile programs; create, maintain and leverage working relationships with internal and external customers. Develops, and administers security programs and procedures for classified or proprietary materials, documents, and equipment. Routinely support new business pursuits and classified solicitation activities.

The individual selected for this position will serve as the Counterintelligence and Insider Threat program lead to the business unit and will report directly to the Facility Security Officer. This role will be responsible for implementing a comprehensive counterintelligence (CI) and Insider Threat program for the facility. The individual selected must have broad CI investigative experience and contemporary knowledge of key threats posed by foreign adversaries against the Defense Industrial Base. The successful candidate will be expected to establish strategic partnerships with the Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency (DCSA) and within the United States Intelligence Community (USIC). As the lead for this program, this position will act as a CI/Insider Threat subject matter expert that provides investigative and analytical support to both the business unit and the Enterprise security teams.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Engage with both internal and external stakeholders to identify CI vulnerabilities
  • Recommend and develop threat countermeasures based on threat analysis, intelligence, trends, and forecasting
  • Create concise reports detailing the factual outcome of all investigations using approved standardized formats
  • Conduct CI awareness briefings to include basic CI principles and program-specific applications
  • Generate CI and Insider Threat metrics by documenting all activities
  • Assist the embedded security team in enhancing program protection plans by developing CI support plans
  • Provide foreign travel briefings and debriefings to program personnel
  • Provide conference and tradeshow CI defensive briefings to program personnel
  • Brief internal customers (e.g., Human Resources, first level management, Ethics) and external authorities (e.g., local/state/federal law enforcement) on relevant findings on a need-to-know bases or as authorized by NG Legal
  • Lead for OPSEC and supply chain security
  • Perform other duties as necessary

Basic Qualifications:

  • 10 Years of experience with Bachelor’s; 8 years with Master’s
  • Candidate must have and be able to maintain an Active U.S. Government security clearance at the Top Secret level with a background investigation date within the last 6 years
  • Working knowledge of 32 CFR Part 117, NISPOM Supplements, DoDM 5205/07 V1-4, ICD 705, and ISLs.
  • Working knowledge of DoD classified programs

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree
  • Prior USIC (i.e. DIA, FBI, CIA) experience
  • Experience working CI and counterterrorism matters
  • Previous SAP/SCI experience
  • Completion of the FSO Program Management for Possessing Facilities IS030.CU curriculum located on the Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency’s (DCSA) Security Training, Education and Professionalization Portal (STEPP). 
  • DCSA CDSE certification (SFPC, PSC, etc.) desired

Salary Range: $92,400 USD - $138,600 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

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.

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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.