Full Job Description
The Northrop Grumman Security organization is seeking a Security Director to lead security operations for the Mission Systems Navigation, Targeting & Survivability Division (NTSD). This position will act as the primary program security lead for NTSD activities and will be part of the senior security management team for the Mission Systems Sector. The position will be primarily located with the NTSD Division headquarters at the Rolling Meadows site in Chicago, Illinois and will support multiple locations for NTSD and other MS Sector level programs and activities. Position will be dual-hatted as the lead for MS Security Resource planning and execution and co-lead for MS sector for enterprise-level physical security countermeasures program activities.
This position will report directly to the MS Sector Security Director. The successful candidate will provide senior oversight and leadership to Program and Industrial Security Operations spanning NTSD, to include all Division programs, sites and activities across the continental US and international programs. Will be part of the Division’s Executive Leadership Team, enabling planning and execution of the industrial security program for all of NTSD program, contracts and operations, ranging from unclassified/NGC Proprietary to Collateral, Special Access Programs (SAP) and Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) programs. Roles and responsibilities: Will directly manage MS NTSD Division security team personnel across all NTSD sites and locations, and across all NTSD programs, contracts and activities.
This will include oversight and management of all NTSD classified programs to include DOD Collateral, SAP and SCI programs across the Division. Candidate will have oversight for operations, staffing, execution and requirements planning for those respective security teams. Will report directly to the MS Sector Security Director and will be part of the NTSD Executive Leadership Team (ELTBasic Qualifications: A Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 10 years of related proven industrial security experience; or a Master’s Degree plus a minimum of 8 years of related proven industrial security experience. Current Top Secret clearance with ability to obtain SCI and SAP access.
Demonstrated experience in making critical security program and management decisions for dynamic business units that support high value contracts across a wide US Government customer spectrum (Intelligence Community, Defense, Energy, Homeland Security and other Civilian Departments/Agencies). Preferred Qualifications: Current Top Secret/SCI and SAP access. 15-plus years of experience with planning, executing and managing classified program and industrial security operations for Collateral, SAP and SCI programs. Proven ability to perform and manage diverse and dispersed security programs and teams across multiple disciplines (entire program security spectrum),to include Program/industrial Security, Facility Security Officer (FSO) and Contractor Program Security Officer (CPSO) duties, Information/Cyber Security, COMSEC, Physical Security, Personnel Security, International Security.
Proven ability and experience working with US Government security leadership in DOD and IC security programs Demonstrated experience in planning, management and execution of complex budgets across diverse and geographically dispersed locations for security operations – to include planning budgets for complex mixtures of direct, indirect and overhead activities. Experience and direct participation (working group and/or leadership positions) with Government/Industry Security Organizations (ISWG, NDIA, AIA, NCMS, etc.) Proven experience with USG security regulations, policies and procedures for Collateral, SAP and SCI programs. Proven expertise on application of NGC Security Command Media policies and procedures Proven Expertise in ma