Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Careers

Sr. Info Assurance Security Analyst

El Segundo, CA
Information Technology

Job Description

Job ID: DLR20182006-46243

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 Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.


Come join the team of cyber security professionals at Northrop Grumman. As an ISSO (Information Systems Security Officer) you will report to the ISSM (Information Systems Security Manager) and maintain compliance for all classified computer systems and classified networks in accordance with US Government standards such as NISPOM, JSIG, NIST 800 family and CNSSI 1253. You will implement and maintain classified computer systems security plans in accordance with STIG and DSS system profiles. You will be called upon to perform weekly audits, support information assurance training programs, maintain security documentation, assist in security violation investigations, and assist with other aspects of security as required. You will provide user support in a Windows and LINUX/UNIX environment.

Qualifications Systems administration experience is highly desirable, including some networking configuration support - active directory, LDAP, Unix, basic Cisco. Strong technical problem solving skills are required to ensure proper continuity in the classified environment and to ensure security implementation meets government requirements. DoD 8570.01-M requirement for Information Assurance Management Level II must be obtained within six months. CISSP preferred.

Required Qualifications:

  • Top Secret Clearance/SCI with current SSBI
  • A Bachelor’s Degree (BA/BS) in Business, Computer Science or equivalent educations or experience is required.
  • 4 years of related experience is required.

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.

Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 3-5 Years
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Information Technology
Group: Space