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Staff Cyber Systems Engineer SEIT Lead (HPPV)

Northrop Grumman
Annapolis Junction, MD 20701

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available


TRAVEL: Yes, 10% of the Time


Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our worlds biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman is hiring! Earn up to a $20,000 sign on bonus if you are hired against specific TS/SCI Polygraph positions.

At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. Were looking for innovators, who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we will support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field or an industry thought-leader. At Northrop Grumman, you will have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a Lead Sr. Systems Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction. Responsibilities for a Lead Sr. Systems Engineer who has experience being a liaison with customers for the purpose of capturing and tracking system requirements and activities. Able to curate technical content, foster strong relationships with key stakeholders and coordinate and develop quality responses to customer leadership actions and requests (via documentation, presentations, and graphics). Analyzes users requirements, concept of operations documents, and high level system architectures to develop system requirements specifications. Analyzes system requirements and leads design and development activities. Guides users in formulating requirements, advises alternative approaches, and conducts feasibility studies. Interacts with the Government regarding Systems Engineering technical considerations and for associated problems, issues or conflicts. Ultimate responsibility for the technical integrity of work performed and deliverables associated with the Systems Engineering area of responsibility. Communicates with other program personnel, government overseers, and senior executives.

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ A current and active TS/SCI Clearance with Polygraph is required.
+ BS + 14 years of exp; MS + 12 years of exp: PhD + 9 years of exp is required.
+ Ability to review and support certification and accreditation documentation within the NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF), NSA/CSS Information System Certification and Accreditation Process (NISCAP), NIST 800-53, and CNSSI-1253.
+ Experience reviewing technical security assessments of computing environments to identify points of vulnerability, or non-compliance
+ Can recommend system-level solutions to address and resolve security requirements.
+ Familiar with supporting software development from a security standpoint (code reviews, security compliance, secure coding practices).
+ Capable identifying overall security requirements for the proper handling of customer data.
+ Experience with security planning, assessment, risk analysis, and risk management.

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Kubernetes/Container and application level security knowledge, including testing and analysis and security basics.
+ Applying security risk assessment methodology to system development, including threat model development, vulnerability assessments, and resulting security risk analysis.
+ Able to generate system or network designs that encompass multiple enclaves, including those with different data protection or classification.
+ Designs or builds IA into systems deployed to operational environments.
+ Familiarity with operating in a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFE Agile Framework).
+ IASAE Level 2 compliance - ISC(2) CISSP certification.

Salary Range: $171,000.00 - $257,000.00

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 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/ .

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.


Posted: 2022-06-30 Expires: 2022-08-28

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