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ISSM - Cyber Security SME - Level 5

Palmdale, California

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About

Lockheed Martin is the leader of cyber security defense, cyber operations and sensitive data protection. We employ the world's best cyber minds from diverse fields – people who are passionate about and empowered by our customers' missions. Lockheed Martin's best-in-cyber teams are experts in thinking like the enemy – identifying adversary activity and anticipating advanced persistent threats to strengthen platform defenses, inside and out of our networks.

Our Commitment to Sustainability: We foster innovation, integrity and security to preserve the environment, strengthen diverse communities and propel growth.

Here, the possibilities are endless because we offer:

  • Full Time
  • Level: Entry, Mid, Senior
  • Travel: Minimal, dependent on role

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Qualifications

What does a successful Cyber Security employee at Lockheed Martin look like?
Check out the info below to see if you have what it takes.

  • Analytical

    Advancing technologies and out of the box thinking that enable cyber operations, resulting in inventing solutions that will keep us safe today and into the future.

  • Creative

    Natural curiosity is an absolutely essential trait. Curiosity leads to continual learning which allows you to stay one step ahead of the threat.

  • Curious

    The ability to anticipate hackers’ intent and disrupt their next move is key. Seeking out new weaknesses before they become weaknesses. Proactively learning and updating systems is how we stay ahead of the threat.

  • Proactive

    We have hard problems to solve and we look for people who thrive at solving them, who can see problems from both the defensive and offensive sides.

  • Problem Solver

    Whatever you know today could be different tomorrow as security is constantly changing. Possessing strong technical skills and intellectual depth along with a willingness to continually learn from others is important to adapt to and address the Advanced Persistent Threat.

  • Technologically savvy

    The ability to analyze and disseminate threat intelligence. The ability to analyze and address the root cause, learn from the attack and anticipate the hacker’s next move.

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Quote

“Cyber is the most exciting career field! Every day, there's new cyber threat information that we leverage to shape our courses of action when identifying, assessing, developing, integrating, and continuously evaluating the effectiveness of defensive measures.”

Dr. Dawn B., Senior Fellow

Benefits

  • Healthcare

    Medical, Dental and Vision coverage is available for employees who opt-in.

  • 401(k)/Retirement Plans

    Our 401(k) plan features generous matching and company contributions.

  • Professional Development

    We support our employees through mentoring, internal & external educational programs, networking, skills enhancement and career-building programs, funding for cyber certifications.

  • Maternity and Paternity Leave

    Our generous parental leave policies support your journey into parenthood. When you return to work, our facilities offer mother's rooms to support your transition and work/life balance.

  • Paid Time Off

    We offer PTO, paid holidays and paid time off for jury duty and military obligations.

  • Flex-time

    Depending on the position, we offer flexible work schedules.

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Responsibilities

ISSM - Cyber Security SME - Level 5

Palmdale, California

Job ID: 622530BR Date posted: Dec. 01, 2022 Locations: Palmdale, CaliforniaProgram: N/A
Description:

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics. Be More Than You Can Imagine.

Do you want to be part of a culture that inspires employees to think big, perform with excellence and make the impossible become reality? Are you looking for a fast paced, dynamic work environment that is blazing through uncharted territory and accepting the multiple challenges our company and nation face? We provide the resources, inspiration and focus - if you have the passion and courage to dream big, work hard, and have fun doing what you love then we want to build a better tomorrow with you. Never have the opportunities for a technical career been so limitless.

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics is searching for an experienced Enterprise Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM) to join an exciting opportunity within the Classified Cyber Security team.

The selected candidate will provide Cyber Security technical leadership as the Enterprise ISSM and manage internal and external customers’ expectations on security architecture, and Assessment & Authorization (A&A) events. The selected candidate will also provide Cyber Security expertise as the Subject Matter Expert to ongoing projects by executing on program performance execution, delivery, and completion of milestones. Furthermore, will provide Cyber Security input and support for the implementation and test of secure operating systems/networks, DevSecOps and cloud solutions.

Daily activities include:
• Providing hands on technical assistance for complex systems/networks, leading technical strategic planning of current and future network configurations, cyber technology development/implementation, and supporting customer needs (meetings, calls, emails, demonstrations, etc.).
• Participate in planning and implementation of current and future security domains including those which may introduce new service areas (e.g. Cloud Computing, DevSecOps).
• Interpret the Joint Special Access Program Implementation Guide (JSIG) in determining technical Information Assurance (IA) requirements and ensure proper security implementation of the Risk Management Framework (RMF).
• Develop system documentation for information system authorization, security management, and continuous monitoring of both networked and standalone classified systems.
• Perform system auditing, vulnerability risk assessments, Assured File Transfers, hardware/software configuration management, data integrity containments and investigations on IA related security violations/incidents.
• Provide cybersecurity education and training for all system users on appropriate risk mitigation strategies.
• Provide mentoring and/or guidance to junior technical security professionals.

Must be willing to travel on short notice

MUST BE A U.S. CITIZEN - This position is located at a facility that requires special access.

A level 5 employee Typically has 14 - 20 years of professional experience.

What’s In It For You
Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:
• Medical
• Dental
• 401k
• Paid time off
• Work/life balance
• Career development
• Mentorship opportunities
• Rewards & recognition

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s comprehensive benefits package here.

This position is in Palmdale, CA Discover Palmdale.

AeroCyber
Basic Qualifications:
Possess a minimum of a DoD 8570 IAM Level-III Certification (CISM, CISSP or equivalent)

Prior ISSM/ISSO experience

Experience with Risk Management Framework (RMF) as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) and the implementation across multiple phases of large programs

Project leadership (analysis from cyber technological and business case perspectives)

Experience with Technical Security requirements across multiple domains (Operating Systems, Networks, High Performance Computing)
Desired Skills:
Demonstrates experience with Full-Spectrum Leadership skills necessary for Cybersecurity personnel

Demonstrated no less than 8 years of hands-on experience executing Security Hardening on diverse LINUX and Windows Operating Systems based on approved DISA STIGs and SRGs

Experience with network design processes, to include understanding of security objectives, operational objectives, and risk mitigation strategy for the information system

Experience in deploying and hardening software defined infrastructure

Experience with standard security and network environment tools and applications

Proven ability to effectively communicate with internal and external senior customers

Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to effectively interface with numerous cognizant security agencies, customers and senior leadership

Energetic, highly motivated, and passionate about cyber technologies

Team player – Effective at leading collaboration amongst teams at multiple locations, organizing and motivating a diverse set of individuals to act as “one”. Ability to build effective customer and partner relationships Security Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: Top Secret with an investigation within 5 years Other Important Information You Should Know Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings. "Pay Rate:
The annual base salary range for this position in California or New York City is $134,600 - $253,500 . Please note that the salary information is a general guideline only. Lockheed Martin considers factors such as (but not limited to) scope and responsibilities of the position, candidate’s work experience, education/ training, key skills as well as market and business considerations when extending an offer.

Benefits offered: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability, 401(k) match, Flexible Spending Accounts, EAP, Education Assistance, Parental Leave, Paid time off, and Holidays.

This position is incentive plan eligible."
Ability to Work Remotely: Onsite Full-time: The work associated with this position will be performed onsite at a designated Lockheed Martin facility.Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.Schedule for this Position: 4x10 hour day, 3 days off per week Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Experience Level: Experienced ProfessionalBusiness Unit: AERONAUTICS COMPANYRelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Cyber Security Type: Full-Time Shift: First

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