IT Security Analyst / Principal IT Security Analyst | Northrop Grumman | Clearfield, UT 84015

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  • United States, Clearfield, UT 84015 View on Map
  • Post Date : November 19, 2020
  • Apply Before : December 19, 2020
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Job Description

Discover careers that change the world and further advancements in defense, technology, and engineering today at Northrop Grumman. Use your experience to grow your career and support our global customers with the technology, systems, and solutions they need to enable their missions on the front lines and secure our world every day. With Northrop Grumman, you’ll discover a culture built on diversity, respect, and above all teamwork. Together with our group of experts across the technical spectrum, you’ll discover opportunities to make a difference in our world and start solving some of the world’s most critical problems in the most innovative ways.

Roles and Responsibilities:
The Security Analyst will support information security by helping to ensure that our software solutions and associated architectures conform to federal information security standards. They will participate in the team’s Agile software development process by actively engaging in backlog refinement and sprint planning meetings – evaluating proposed changes to the application and system architecture to identify potential vulnerabilities and impacts.

The candidate will develop and execute security test plans for version upgrades, including the gathering of security related artifacts and organization of test results for upload into the Air Force’s Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS). They will make regular updates to the program’s security plans and other documentation such as the Information Security Continuous Monitoring (ISCM) plan, System Security Plan (SSP), Security Test Plan (STP), and others.

The candidate will evaluate Security Assessment Reports (SARs) received from government reviews and develop Mission Risk Assessment Briefings (MRABs) that include remediation steps and timelines to resolve identified vulnerabilities or deficiencies.

Qualifications:

This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below. This requisition may be filled at either a Level 2 or a Level 3.

Basic Qualifications for IT Security Analyst (Level 2)

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 2 years of related experience OR Master’s Degree and 1 year of related experience. An additional 4 years of related experience can be substituted in lieu of degree
  • Experience writing test plans, performing tests and otherwise demonstrating web application compliance with National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication 800-53 security controls
  • Ability to obtain a DoD security clearance, U.S. Citizenship required

Basic Qualifications for Principal IT Security Analyst (Level 3)

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 5 years of related experience OR Master’s Degree and 3 year of related experience. An additional 4 years of related experience can be substituted in lieu of degree
  • Experience writing test plans, performing tests and otherwise demonstrating web application compliance with National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication 800-53 security controls
  • Ability to obtain a DoD security clearance, U.S. Citizenship required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Current Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or similar security certification(s)
  • Experience assuring system security compliance with DoD’s Risk Management Framework (RMF) and/or the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP)

  • Linux command line familiarity

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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