Cyber Defense Technologist I - Military veterans preferred
2019-01-09 Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Tucson Arizona United States
The Cybersecurity Professional (CSP) / Information System Security Officer (ISSO) designs, develops, and recommends integrated security solutions for classified systems/projects. The CSP will conduct reviews and technical inspections to identify and mitigate potential security weaknesses and ensure all security features applied to a system are implanted and functional to detect and deter against Insider Threats. The CSP will analyze data on networked and standalone configurations consisting of a multitude of Operating Systems within environments of requirements (e.g. NISPOM, JSIG, DoD/RMF) and assess the impact of modifications, changes, and vulnerabilities for each system.
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.
Have a fundamental understanding of multiple types of computer hardware and operating systems in networked and/or standalone environments
Possess basic knowledge of security features and potential vulnerabilities of various operating systems and hardware
Have the ability to obtain a final DoD SECRET security clearance
Be capable of working with a moderate level of supervision and guidance
Desire and ability to work as a team member
U.S. Citizenship is required
Have experience with supporting multiple types of computer hardware and operating systems in networked, peer-to-peer, and/or standalone environments
Self-Starter, Customer focused, adaptable and willing to work varying assignments
Organizational skills to include: attention to detail, time management and ability to multitask
Direct working experience with NISPOM, JSIG, and/or DoD/RMF
Obtain a CompTIA Security+ or equivalent certification within 6 months of hire date
Cumulative/Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher
Required Education: BS/BA in Management Information Systems/Information Technology, Cyber or other related discipline
Bachelor's Degree - Information Assurance Spec I
***Please upload a copy of your most recent transcripts with your resume when applying to this requisition***
This position requires the ability to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Central Adjudication Facility (CAF), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Employment is contingent on other factors, including, but not limited to, background checks and drug screens. Interested job seekers must apply online at to determine if they meet qualifications for specific positions and other employment requirements.
Raytheon is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, disability, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, or any other protected factor
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.