Staff Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE)

Northrop Grumman - Annapolis Junction, MD4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $110,000 - $150,000 a year
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking an Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE) to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction.

Roles and Responsibilities:
The Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE) shall provide security planning, assessment, and risk analysis, and risk management. Perform system or network designs that encompass multiple enclaves, to include those with differing data protection/classification environments. Recommend system-level solutions to resolve security requirements. Support the Government in the enforcement of the design and implementation of trusted relationships among external systems and architectures


Basic Qualifications:
BS in a STEM field plus Twenty (20) years of experience as an ISSE on programs and contracts of similar scope, type and complexity. A Master's Degree in a STEM field may be substituted for two (2) years of experience, reducing the requirement to eighteen (18) years of experience. Four (4) years of additional ISSE experience may be substituted for a bachelor's degree, making the requirement twenty-four (24) years of experience.
DoD 8570 compliance with IASAE Level 3
Both Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (ISSEP) and CISSP Certifications are required
Active TS/SCI w/Polygraph clearance

Preferred Qualifications
Provide expert guidance and work product evaluation to one or more security engineers that support Engineering teams, for the design, development, implementation, evaluation, and/or integration of secure networking, computing, and enclave environments
Advocate and recommend system-level solutions to resolve security requirements. Monitors and suggests improvement to IA policy
Interact with customers, IT staff, and high-level corporate officers to define and achieve required IA objectives
Provide the Government assistance to ensure that the architecture and design of information systems are functional and secure, including program of record systems and special purpose environments with platform IT interconnectivity.

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