Cyber Operations Planner - TO17-20001098

Location: Arlington
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: No
Clearance Type: Top Secret
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift

Do you desire a patriotic role and the chance to defend our nations cyber infrastructure Do you enjoy learning about new technologies and how they can be used to provide cutting edge services to our customers If so, then look to join the Northrop Grumman Defense Systems team.

The Cyber Operations Analyst position will be located in Arlington, VA.  This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.

Position Description:

    The Analyst will work in a fast paced environment to deliver superior deliverables to the client.
    This position will require the individual to review the draft NCCIC management framework against DHS's policy on performance alignment using management best practices such as the Capability
    Maturity Model, and evaluate the frameworks utility as a decision support tool.
    Assist and maintain program requirements; work with Northrop Grumman and the client's processes and procedures; and the ability work effectively with a large, diverse group to ensure business needs are met.
    The individual will provide training and assistance to NCCIC functional leaders in process documentation, including process mapping, from Policy down to Work Instruction to include KPI metrics.
    The individual will document data collection methods adequately to ensure repeatable execution by: Analyzing various functional and technical design and requirements documents, and other documentation sources to create workflow and process maps; Training and mentor team members in process improvement methodology including process mapping, data analysis tools and techniques as well as other problem solving techniques as needed; Identifying issues and deficiencies with existing processes and procedures that indicate the need for process improvements. Applying in-depth technical and business solution knowledge to resolve a variety of complex problems, issues, and concerns.
    Encourages creative tension and differences of opinions.
    Anticipates and takes steps to prevent counter-productive confrontations.
    Manages and resolves conflicts and disagreements in a constructive manner.


Basic Qualifications - To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below.  This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below. 

    Bachelors Degree and a minimum of 2 years related technical experience required for the level 2 role.  An additional 4 years of experience may be substituted in lieu of degree. 
    Bachelors Degree and a minimum of 5 years related technical experience required for the level 3 role.  An additional 4 years of experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.
    Active Top Secret Security Clearance with SCI eligibility is required.  In addition, selected candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a favorably adjudicated DHS background investigation (EOD) for continued employment.
    Tableau experience required.
    Process mapping, improvement, & implementation experience.
    KPI development, analysis, and reporting.

Preferred Qualifications - Candidates with these preferred skills will be given preferential consideration:

    DHS EOD.
    ITIL v3 Intermediate or Expert (either Service Operations or Operational Support & Analysis).
    Lean Six Sigma.

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job ID: 20001098

What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work..
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like flexible work schedules, education assistance and paid time off.
Top Secret Required
Yes, 10 % of the Time
No - Teleworking not available for this position