Cyber Security Engineer-MLRS - Military veterans preferred
2019-01-10 SAIC (www.saic.com)
Huntsville Alabama 35898 United States
Cyber Security Engineer to support the AMRDEC Systems Simulation, Software and Integration Directorate (S3I) located on Redstone Arsenal, Alabama in support of multiple systems in the precision fires and battlefield systems domains.
The selected candidate will be part of a team of Cyber Specialists specializing in Certification, Accreditations and Cyber Security engineering to perform the following:
Determine the security posture of different Army battlefield systems based on the applicable controls outlined in DoDI 8510.01 Risk Management Framework (RMF) for DoD Information Technology (IT).
The candidate will use a variety of testing methods to assess the system's security posture. T
his includes running automated tools, manual configuration checks, conducting interviews, and reviewing documentation.
The candidate will interpret the results and make informed recommendations.
Provides technical engineering services for the support of integrated security systems and solutions to manage information- related risks.
Participates with the client in the strategic design process to translate security and business requirements into technical designs.
Configures and validates secure systems and physical controls, and tests security products and systems to detect security weaknesses.
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelors and two (2) years or more experience; Masters and three (0) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years related experience
Ensure that the architecture and design of DoD information systems are functional and secure
Provide security subject matter expertise at all engineering, change, configuration control or equivalent meetings
Assess threats to the environment
Provide inputs on the adequacy of security designs and architectures
Participate in risk assessment during the certification and accreditation process
Lead/support the quarterly Federal Information Security Management Act audits
Experience preparing for and conducting cyber readiness inspections, self- inspections, and audit activities
As needed, design and develop IA or IA enabled products, interface specifications, and approaches to secure the environment
Experience implementing and managing a patch and vulnerability management and reporting program
Provide technical expertise for Cybersecurity efforts supporting multiple programs and labs.
Prepare DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF) accreditation packages solutions for several system and labs in accordance with DoD Regulations.
The position is responsible for analyzing and translating Cybersecurity (IA) policy and technical solutions into accreditation packages that meets DoD/Army accreditation standards.
Strong background in VxWorks or Linux OS.
Experience with ACAS, NESSUS Pro, Security Compliance Checker, Security Technical Implementation Guides, and DISA Security Readiness Review.
CompTIA Security + or equivalent
Certificated Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Certification
Experience in C++ on embedded Wind River VxWorks and Linux OS Experience writing Perl, Python, or Bash shell scripts
Familiarity with U-Boot, boot loader, and low level device configurations
Must be eligible to obtain a Secret security clearance and have the ability to obtain a TS security clearance