THAAD PDSS IA/Cyber Engineer

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

Redstone Arsenal
United States

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services is seeking a THAAD PDSS IA/Cyber Engineer in support of the Systems Simulation and Software Integration (S3I) Directorate THAAD PDSS Product Office. The Cyber Engineer will use software tools such as the Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) suite and Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) tool to scan THAAD software for Information Assurance (IA) vulnerabilities and compliance to Security Technical Implementation Guidelines (STIGs) on multiple platforms. Evaluate IA Findings for applicability, criticality, and effort required to fix. Coordinate with the customer IA team to adjudicate findings. Design, write and review script to remediate IA findings on multiple platforms (Windows, Linux, Solaris). Create, maintain, and report a Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) for each system. Perform cyber security assessment of THAAD systems and present findings and recommendations to senior leadership and customers. Develop and maintain artifacts to support RISK Management Framework (RMF) accreditation. Coordinate with AMRDEC Classified Infrastructure (ACI) and S3I teams to meet accreditation requirements.

  • Bachelor’s Degree Requires a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and minimum of 4 years of prior relevant experience
  • 2+ years of experience in the following areas
    • Shell scripting on Windows, Linux, and Solaris systems
    • Patching and remediating IA vulnerabilities and STIGs on Windows, Linux, and Solaris systems
    • Creating reports and presentations to communicate IA security posture to senior leadership and customers
    • Reviewing, assessing, and meeting RMF requirements
    • Following and enforcing the policies and procedures associated with working in a classified environment
  • Active Secret Security Clearance
  • Security + or ability to obtain a Security+ certification within 120 days of hire
  • Computing Environment (CE) certification on a relevant platform as Windows 10, Linux, or Solaris (must be obtained after5 hiring candidate does not already process one

Desired Qualifications and Certifications
  • Network +
  • SCCP
  • CASP
  • •CISSP

Please Note: This position can be a Salary Grade G08 or Salary Grade G09 based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position.

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.