Associate Cyber Info Systems Security Analyst

Requisition ID: 20028647

  • Category IconCategory: Information Technology
  • Location IconLocation: Oklahoma City
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

Information Systems Security Professionals, We Want You!  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. Cyber assets everywhere are under siege from a wide spectrum of threats. Almost daily, these threats grow in sophistication, breadth and speed. 
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. 
We are seeking experienced Information Systems Security Professionals across the country to support information systems lifecycle activities. 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. 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. Document the results of Certification and Accreditation activities and technical or coordination activity and prepare the system Security Plans and update the Plan of Actions and Milestones POA&M. Periodically conduct a complete review of each system's audits and monitor corrective actions until all actions are closed. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Support an ongoing state of inspection readiness. 
  • Support the Risk Management Framework efforts at the customer site.
  • Work closely with the Air Force Office of Special Investigations and Projects (OSI/PJ) to perform assessments of systems and networks and identify where those systems and networks deviate from acceptable configurations, enclave policy, or local policy.
  • Handle data leaks for all NG, USG, and subcontractor systems.
  • Maintain seal log for the site’s information systems.
  • Work closely with military, civilian, and other contractors to maintain a cybersecurity presence.
  • Sign in/out any incoming/outgoing equipment.
  • Track all Northrop Grumman capital assets.
  • Manage requests for system deployments and installs using a government database.
  • Support an ongoing state of inspection readiness.

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

Basic Qualifications:
  • Master’s OR Bachelor's degree with 0 years of experience; OR an Associates degree with 2 years of experience; OR a High School Diploma/GED with 4 years of experience is required
  • Current DoD 8570 IAM level 1 security certification (example: Security+ CE); OR must have the ability to obtain one within 6 months of start date
  • Candidates must have a current DOD Secret level security clearance (at a minimum) to include an original investigation date, or a periodic reinvestigation date, completed within the last 6 years in order to be considered
  • Must have the ability to obtain, and maintain, access to Special Programs as condition of continued employment 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in Cyber Security, a Security+ CE, and 1 year of experience with Certification and Accreditation of classified systems and Risk Management Framework
  • Knowledge of ACAS, NESSUS, SPLUNK, SCAP, POA&Ms, NIST, DIACAP, NISPOM, system audits, vulnerability scanning, and RMF package development
  • Active Top Secret clearance preferred

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. 

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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.


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We offer an array of benefits to give you the support you need, including matching 401K, tuition assistance, health insurance and wellness options, coaching, mentoring and more.