Cybersecurity Computer Support Technician
Requisition ID: R10118402
- Category: Information Technology
- Location: Linthicum, Maryland, United States of America | Annapolis Junction, Maryland, United States of America+ 1 more
- Citizenship required: United States Citizenship
- Clearance Type: Polygraph
- Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
- Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
- Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
- Positions Available: 2
Information Systems Security Techs, 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.
Support our entire enterprise and build the networks, staff the teams, and develop the processes that will keep us defining what’s possible. We have opportunities across our enterprise with 90,000 team members throughout the world. The only limit to your growth is your ambition and drive. We want to empower you to bring your best, with resources, support, and talented team members that will launch your career.
At Northrop Grumman, we take a holistic approach to cybersecurity, looking at the whole cyber landscape of people, processes and technology and the whole security realm of offense, defense, and exploitation. Thought leadership demands nothing less.
If you are an expert with classified computers within the Department of Defense (DoD) and Intelligence Community computing environments, Northrop Grumman Corporation has fantastic opportunities for your career growth.
Northrop Grumman Global Operations Security is seeking two (2) Cybersecurity Support Technicians to assist the Information System Security Team with classified cybersecurity.
Positions will be located in Linthicum, MD or Annapolis Junction, MD.
Responsibilities may include but not be limited to the following:
Perform hardware/software inventory actions of all assigned accountable classified assets.
Perform actions associated with introduction and release of hardware into/out of the restricted spaces.
May assist in administrative actions to maintain a configuration management baseline, to include processing entrance / exit forms, assisting with the execution of a configuration control board, and other tasks associated with maintaining a hardware and software baseline.
Perform system auditing using various security auditing tools according to published procedures. Record, maintain, and update records in the continuous monitoring system; assist the Information System Security Officer/Manager with analysis of anomalies, and work with System Administrators to resolve problems and issues.
Perform file transfers across various security domains in accordance with published Assured File Transfer procedures.
Support the continuous monitoring of information systems by performing administrative tasks related to the testing of technical controls applied to the system. This may include administrative tests of security controls, collecting and reporting test results, and monitoring corrective actions until all actions are closed.
Maintain accurate internal records.
Use written, oral, and organizational skills to communicate in a professional workplace with peers, supervisors, and program leadership effectively.
To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet these knowledge, skills, and abilities:
High School diploma and 3 years of IT/Cyber related experience; OR an Associates degree and 1 years of IT/Cyber related experience; OR a Bachelor’s degree and 0 year of IT/Cyber related experience is required
Must have experience with Microsoft Office
Must have the ability to obtain a DoD 8570 IAM level I (or higher) security certification (examples: Security+ CE) within 6 months start date
Must have a current DOD TS/SCI with Polygraph level security clearance (at a minimum), to include a closed investigation date completed within the last 6 years
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:
Current DoD 8570 IAM Level 1 (ex., Security+) certification.
Associates degree and 2 years of experience with IT and Cyber related hardware in a classified environment
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/.
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What's great about
- Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
- Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
- 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.