Senior Information Assurance Technician - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon IIS/GIS provides Operations and Maintenance support for the Intelligence Community

Job Description:

Raytheon is currently seeking a Senior Information Assurance Technician I to perform Information Assurance tasks on Windows and Linux systems.This senior level technician will provide engineering support to maintain high priority operational systems at a high level of availability, will resolve problems based on mission criticality and guidance, and will also provide Tier 3 maintenance and integration support for Information Assurance (IA) remediation.

Information Assurance Duties and Responsibilities include:

·Perform Tier 3 maintenance and integration activities for IA remediation, including:

·Support system maintainers with Basic Input/Output Systems (BIOS) passwords for mission desktops and servers

·Support system maintainers with compliance of Public Key Enabling (PKE) and Auditing

·ICD 503 accreditation of program Tier 3 systems - support of continuous monitoring

·Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts (IAVA) tracking, reporting, and implementation

·Support of IA compliance testing

·Provide technical writing assistance, compliance review, approval coordination with the appropriate government agency, and final approval notification

·Provide technical expertise in developing solutions to meet published security requirement guidelines

·Conduct reviews of computer security requirements for compliance, efficiency, and standardization of technical computer security configuration

·Perform technical upgrades, repairs and patches, modifications, or replacement of information security tools and technologies as directed

·Perform, assist with technical investigations of security violations involving customer IT systems information

Required Skills:

·This position requires a BS Degree in a related technical discipline and minimum 4 years’ experience OR 12 years of equivalent experience in lieu of a degree.

·Must have a current DODI 8570.01-M IAT Level II (minimum)Certification


·A minimum of 3 years IA experience

·Experience presenting technical information to customers, clients and/or internal audiences

·The ability to work effectively with frequent and direct customer interaction in a real-time operational environment

·Must have familiarity of ICD 503 accreditation and Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts (IAVA) tracking, reporting, and implementation

·Must have knowledge of security best practices and procedures for various network devices and operating systems

Desired Skills:

·CISSP Certification

·Ability to write scripts such as PERL, Python and/or shell scripts

·Working knowledge of network protocols and common services

·Experience working with ISSOs or ISSMs in a TS/SCI environment



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.