Principal Cyber Technologist - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon Global Business Services (GBS) IT Security RIO function has an opening within the Information Assurance group for a Principal Cyber Technologist. This position will play a critical role in protecting company assets that may store or process valuable company data from potential cyber-attacks and help maintain our company's reputation as a cyber-security leader, which indirectly would impact customer relationships and future contract awards.

This position will work closely with different levels of GBS personnel to ensure their systems are properly secured prior to their go-live dates, which requires collaboration to address scheduling requirements in an efficient manner.

Leverage not only deep technical skills but also collaborate effectively with both technical and management-level personnel. This position will be viewed as a reliable and respected Subject Matter Expert (SME) in the field of Information Security and Architecture across the company and will also Support Raytheon participation in security forums and standards working groups.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Serve as a principal advisor on all matters involving the security of an Information System (IS)
  • Capturing and refining security requirements for IS to which they are assigned
  • Performing Assessments of IS against their SSP for IS to which they are not assigned as the primary RIO (LOE Basic, LOE Intermediate and LOE Advanced IS only).
  • Ensuring the appropriate operational security posture is maintained for IS to which they are assigned
  • Ensuring IS to which they are assigned operate in accordance with the approved SSP and ATO once Authorized
  • Apply advanced techniques and scientific principles to identify creative solutions to system-specific challenges in risk management and information assurance
  • Support the development of methodologies that extends knowledge in the IT Security and Risk Management areas to be used as the basis of newly developed concepts, theories, and procedures
Required Skills:
Minimum 8+ years of related experience within Information Security, Systems Engineering, System Architecture or Security Controls.

  • Knowledge of network technologies/protocols and computer security concepts in large scale enterprise technology environment.
  • Strong comprehension of Information Security practices including identifying risks, emerging cyber security threats, and risk mitigation processes.
  • Good social, verbal, and written communication skills, with demonstrated ability to effectively present analytical data to a variety of technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Strong deductive reasoning, critical thinking, problem solving, and prioritization skills.
  • Certified security expert – CISSP or CISM

  • Required Education:
    Bachelor's degree in Information Security, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Mathematics or other related discipline or equivalent work experience in Intelligence Analysis and/or Incident Response and relevant certifications in lieu of degree

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.