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We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.
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Northrop Grumman Mission Systems in Sunnyvale, California has an opening for a Senior Principal Engineer Information Assurance Lead. The selected candidate designs and implements information assurance and security engineering systems with requirements of business continuity, operations security, cryptography, forensics, regulatory compliance, internal counter-espionage (insider threat detection and mitigation), physical security analysis (including facilities analysis, and security management). Assesses and mitigates system security threats and risks throughout the program life cycle.
Validates system security requirements definition and analysis. Establishes system security designs. Implements security designs in hardware, software, data, and procedures.
Verifies security requirements; performs system certification and accreditation planning and testing and liaison activities. Supports secure systems operations and maintenance.
Bachelor's Degree with 9 years' experience; or Master's Degree with 7 years' experience; Or a PhD with 0 years' experience.
Experience assessing and mitigating system security threats and risks primarily in the area of data vulnerability at rest and in motion.
Experience establishing security system designs and implementing them in hardware, software, data and procedures, primarily in the area of developing procedures used by the program team.
Outstanding PC skills in Microsoft Office suite: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Must be a US citizen with a minimum of an Interim Secret Clearance.
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering and/or Advanced Degree in Business Management
Operational Security Plan experience
Program Management Experience in a Classified DoD Environment
Microsoft Access and Project.
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:
Paid Time Off
Training and Development
Flexible Work Arrangements
Additional Northrop Grumman Information:
Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.
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They describe our company as we want it to be. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that putting Our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers, and the communities we serve.
Our Responsibility. At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.