Cybersecurity Tools Team Lead - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

This position supports Raytheon's DOMino contract, a single-award IDIQ worth over $1 billion. This contract delivers full lifecycle development and sustainment for the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) National Cybersecurity Protection System (NCPS).

The candidate will lead the Cybersecurity Tools Team that supports the development and implementation of cyber engineering strategies, tools and techniques to enhance a system’s cyber-resiliency against existing and emerging cyber-threats. The Project Manager (PM) will lead the team collaborating at all levels of the enterprise to ensure project success and satisfied stakeholders. The PM is responsible for planning and execution, and enabling the customer organization to achieve their objectives. The candidate supports presentation development and requires good communication and interpersonal skills to convey findings at the technical proficiency of the audience.

Responsibilities also include:

• Lead and/or direct engineering team engaged in the design, implementation and modification of IT projects that span across functional organizations
• Lead integration of service capabilities to ensure business requirements and expectations are met as defined in the service strategy and design phases
• Manage engineering team; coordinate and control team activities, including technical implementation tasks, process reengineering, and organizational change activities
• Prepare project execution plans and ensure projects are completed on schedule, within budget, meet requirements, and achieve objectives
• Identify and implement improvements for the planning and execution of development to sustainment activities .Identify and engage appropriate technical and business resources needed for successful project execution
• In-depth technical and theoretical knowledge of cyber defensive operations and technologies
• Perform cyber criticality, mission impact, and risk analysis of recommended tools
• Translate analytical findings into security “use cases” that can be implemented within available surveillance capabilities
• Provide detailed and accurate technical reporting of analysis results, as well as oral briefings on complex technical subjects attuned to senior management, technical, or non-technical audiences

Required Skills:
•Practical knowledge of high-level scripting/programming language (e.g. Python, Perl, PowerShell, etc.) to extract, de-obfuscate, or otherwise manipulate malware-related data
•Proficient with forensic analysis tools and techniques to identify malware technical indicators of compromise and perform triage
•Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills and critical thinking abilities
•Capable of working independently and within teams to solve complex problems
•Able to work across multiple organizations, cultures, and service providers to synthesize actionable information
•Practical knowledge of Splunk policies, filters and rules to improve event analysis and data correlation
•Knowledge of Windows and Unix/Linux Operating Systems

•Background or experience cybersecurity and project management
•Must hold one or more of the following certifications in good, current standing: CISA, GCIH, GCED, CISSP, CASP or PMP
•Must have a TS Clearance with SCI eligibility (SSBI within the last five years)

Required Education (including Major):
•Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, or related degree and a minimum of 8 years relevant experience.
•A Master's degree in a related discipline may substitute for two (2) years of experience.
•A PhD may substitute for four (4) years of experience.
•Work experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.

This position requires a U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.

DOMino 127017

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.