Information Assurance Cyber Specialist II - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

Buena Park
United States

Job Description:
This is an Information Assurance Cyber Specialist I position at the Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS). This position supports multiple programs administering the Information Assurance duties as the Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) for information systems. The ISSO will coordinate with Information Technology (IT) staff to ensure all Risk Management Framework (RMF) and Joint SAP Implementation Guide (JSIG) requirements are implemented and functional. Responsibilities include conducting technical and nontechnical reviews of systems and audits as prescribed by the Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM).

Required Skills:

  • Must possess or be willing to obtain DoD 8570 certification IAM Level I (one of the following – Security + CE, CAP, GSLC) within 6 months of employment
  • Must be a self-starter capable of multitasking and efficiently managing your time in a dynamic environment while requiring minimal levels of supervision
  • Effective writing, speaking, analytical, and customer service skills
  • Must possess the interpersonal skills necessary to deal courteously and effectively with a diverse group of individuals
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a dynamic environment, with demanding deadlines while ensuring internal and/or external customer needs are met
  • Must possess a current Top Secret clearance and U.S. Citizenship

Desired Skills:
  • Experience developing System Security Plans (SSPs) and all supporting certification and accreditation documentation
  • Experience with national security information system related security requirements (e.g. RMF, JSIG, ICD 503, or NISPOM) to include technical system auditing
  • Knowledge of computer forensics tools and investigative methodologies
  • Knowledge in Windows and Non-Windows (e.g. UNIX and Linux) operating systems
  • Experience with various types of Special Test Equipment (STE)

Required Education:
BS degree in an information systems/technology related field with 2 years of directly related experience
MS degree in an information systems/technology related field with 0 years of directly related experience

This position requires a U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate government agency for non-U.S. persons.
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

Business Unit Profile
Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) builds radars and other sensors for aircraft, spacecraft and ships. The business also provides communications and electronic warfare solutions and performs research in areas ranging from linguistics to quantum computing. SAS is headquartered in McKinney, Texas USA. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business.

Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts. Follow us on Twitter. 128754BR 128754

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.