Cyber Engineer II - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) is currently seeking an engineer that is a key contributor in the implementation of cyber engineering. This engineering will perform Information Assurance/Cybersecurity activities on Patriot Tactical Systems running Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6/7, and Windows 7/10 AGM including managing risks related to the use, processing, storage, and transmission of information or data and the systems and processes used for those purposes. Ensure the protection of the integrity, availability, authenticity, non-repudiation and confidentiality of user data on these systems IAW DISA STIG requirements. Develop and test operating system security patch sets to be distributed to the US Army for application to Closed-Restricted systems. Performing Development test integration/execution, detailed data analysis, and preparation of software test reports. Requires interaction with software developers prior to fielding, and follow-up with system administrators to maintain ATO compliance. Requires strong interpersonal skills and ability to translate technical sustainment processes into actionable instructions for less technically proficient users.

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Clearance Required:
Must be a U.S. CITIZEN with an active Secret clearance

Required Skills:
• 1+ years of extensive use with Red Hat or similar UNIX operating systems
• Proven problem solving and troubleshooting skills
• 1+ years of experience with troubleshooting and patching of Red Hat OS or similar UNIX operating systems
• 1+ years of experience with troubleshooting and patching of Windows 7, Windows 10
• 1+ years of experience with vulnerability assessment of Red Hat OS, Windows 7, and Windows 10
• 1+ years of experience in applying improved security features in Red Hat or similar UNIX operating systems
• Ability to work with limited supervision, be a self-starter, and able to work in a team environment
• Ability to support periodic travel in both CONUS and OCONUS

Desired Skills:
• DoD 8570 (DoDD 8140.01) compliant certifications for IAT level II or ability to acquire within 3 months of hire
• DoD 8570 (DoDD 8140.01) compliant certifications for IAT level II and IT level II (Security+, CISSP, or CEH) and at least one CE certification such as MCP, MCTS, CCENT, or Linux+.
• Progressive technical (hands-on) experience related to Information Assurance/Cyber Engineering requirements, determination, development, and implementation
• Experience in security systems engineering involving various computer hardware and software operating system and application solutions
• Experience with security features and/or vulnerability of various operating systems as defined by NSA, NIST, DISA (STIGs) and USCYBERCOM
• Experience with IA vulnerability testing and related network and system test tools; e.g., Retina, NMap, Nessus, Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP), SCAP Compliance Checker (SCC)
• Understanding of Systems Engineering requirements, specifications, and Experience implementing DoD and Federal IA Certification and Accreditation Processes, IA controls and developing and maintaining associated certification and accreditation documentation
• Ability to organize, multi-task and prioritize tasks in a fast paced, deadline driven environment
• Experience in preparing and conducting briefings and overviews to educate customer personnel on Patriot Tactical Command System and Battery Command Post
• Previous military service with US Army PATRIOT system
• Experience as a User Interface/User Experience designer with an ability to apply real user feedback into designs
• Proven ability to develop system and subsystem performance and test procedures, evaluate systems and subsystems interfaces, or design and integrate systems or subsystems using COTS/government supplied equipment
• Experience working in a DoD environment

Education Requirements:
2 years with a BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics or a related area; or 0 years with a MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics or a related area; or 10 years of experience in lieu of a degree


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