Principal Information System Security Office CISSP (ISSO) - Element Node (21-058)
Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: April 8, 2021
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technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first
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Northrop Grumman Space Systems (NGSP) is looking for you to join
our team as a ISSO for Element Node based out of Schriever Air
Force Base, Colorado Springs, CO.
What You'll get to Do:
- Primarily responsible for maintaining the cybersecurity posture
and baseline of the C2BMC deployed systems located within the
Element Node Assets.
- Provides operational feedback to the Cyber Operations Lead and
ISSM and attends technical interchange meetings (TIMs).
- Participates in the coordination and execution of cybersecurity
assessments and connection authorizations.
- Provides input to POA&M and RAR processes and memorandum of
- Assists in providing status of onsite security posture, such
as, IAVA compliance and CTO/JTO status. Candidate must be a
self-starting problem solver, capable of planning, coordinating,
directing and controlling their individual projects, and possess
the ability to work with limited supervision.
- Performs other related duties and assignments as required.
- Position is primarily Mon - Fri, however after hour and weekend
support may be required to meet operational mission
If applicable, please note your updated security clearance and
IAT/relevant certifications on your resume.
- An active Secret clearance is required.
- 5 Years with Bachelor's degree in a related field; 9 years'
experience in lieu of a degree.
- Must possess a DoD 8570 certification at IAT Level III (CISSP
or Associate), CASP+CE, CCNP Security, CISA, GCED, GCIH
- DoD Command and Control system experience to include system
architecture, security engineering, and network operations.
- Experience in problem solving and troubleshooting
complex/distributed DoD systems.
- Strong background in system and network auditing, cyber
incident response, Intrusion Detection/Prevention, and
- Knowledge of POA&M and RAR processes.
- Strong familiarity with DoD, MDA, and Program security
documentation such as Risk Management Framework (RMF), system
security engineering designs, and network cybersecurity concepts.
Knowledge of DoDI 8500.01, DoDI 8510.01, DoDI 8530.1, DoD
8570.01-M, and CJCSM 6510.01B policies and requirements.
- Sound knowledge and practical experience to direct the
assessment and development of Tactics, Techniques and Procedures
(TTPs) and/or Operating Instructions (OIs) to effectively
administer, operate and manage services under C2BMC operational
- Proficiency in Microsoft Visio, Project, Word, PowerPoint,
Access and Excel. Knowledge of modern computer systems,
client/server, LAN/WAN and Network concepts, modern network
management and monitoring concepts.
- Knowledge and proficiency in technical writing. Preferred
- Previous experience and knowledge of C2BMC System or Missile
Defense. What We Can Offer You:
Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a
work environment that encourages your growth and supports the
mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman
benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the
benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your
benefits will include the following:
- Health Plan
- Savings Plan
- Paid Time Off
- Education Assistance
- Training and Development
- Flexible Work Arrangements
Min Salary: $92K
Max Salary: $138K
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. 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. Learn about Northrop
Grumman Total Rewards and Benefits.
Additional Northrop Grumman Information:
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.
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