Cyber Systems Engineer IV

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POST DATE 9/12/2016
END DATE 10/18/2016

DiversityWorking Fairfax, VA

Company
DiversityWorking
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
7284617
AJE Ref #
576151188
Location
Fairfax, VA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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* Cyber Systems Engineer IV
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16020220
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United States\-Virginia\-Fairfax
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Yes
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* Relocation Assistance:
No relocation assistance available
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* Make a difference\! Northrop Grumman is looking for a Cyber Systems Engineer to serve on a cyber engineering / information security team supporting the Department of Homeland Security \(DHS\) Federal Network Resilience \(FNR\) Division\. The candidate will evaluate security risk and help defend IT infrastructures and data for multiple departments and agencies \(D/As\) of the Federal Government\.As a member of the Cybersecurity Capability Validation \(CCV\) Team, the candidate will evaluate the effectiveness of D/A Security Operation Center \(SOC\) Computer Network Defense \(CND\) capabilities, using the Federal Incident Response Evaluation \(FIRE\) methodology\. The candidate will also help mature the FIRE methodology using their professional expertise and related metrics/guidance \(e\.g\., Federal Computer Network Defense \(F\-CND\) Capabilities, Computer Network Defense \(CND\) Service Provider Certification Process, DoD Evaluator Scoring Metrics \(ESM\), NIST SP 800\-61 Computer Security Incident Handling Guide, etc\.\)\. The candidate may also participate in security reviews of D/A Trusted Internet Connections \(TICs\)\.U\.S\. long distance travel:
Up to 15% \(Note:
an additional 10% local travel within the Greater Washington, D\.C\. metropolitan area is also required\)To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
- U\.S\. Citizenship and an active final SECRET security clearance are required\. In addition, the candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a TOP SECRET clearance and pass a DHS background investigation / suitability determination for continued employment- 9 years of professional experience with Bachelor's degree; 7 years with a Master's degree; \(4 additional years of experience is considered equivalent to a Bachelor's degree\)- 5 years of experience in network security and/or systems engineering with networks, protocols, firewalls, and enterprise software in various IT infrastructures- 3 years of operational experience in SOC and/or CND environments, performing incident response functions including implementation/configuration/utilization of SIEM technologies- Excellent communications skills to articulate complex technical issues orally and in writing- Must be able to work independently as well as collaboratively with a diverse team of highly skilled cyber and information assurance engineers- Must be able to support a flexible schedule and have the skills to interact at both the staff and management level of an organization, and be able to work within tight deadlinesPreferred Qualifications- Hands\-on experience in network/security technologies and protocols, including:
SIEM, VPN, router/switch, netflow, firewalls, proxies, IDS/IPS, network management tools, and incident response tools- Network/security architecture experience- Knowledge of Trusted Internet Connection \(TIC\) infrastructures, methodologies, and networking tools with experience evaluating risk and security controls- Experience conducting detailed audits/assessments \(e\.g\., FISMA, ST&E, C&A\) against National Institute for Standards and Technology \(NIST\) 800\-53 and 800\-61, or similar best practices standards- Software development and/or scripting experience- Experience with requirements management, configuration management, document management with SharePoint, risk management, scheduling with MS Project, Agile techniques, issue/action tracking with Redmine, process development, measurement and analysis, QA and/or technical editing- Current CISSP, CCNA, CEH, GCIH or equivalent certification\(s\)- Active Final Top Secret Clearance with SCI eligibilityNorthrop 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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