Job Description: Seeking an Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE). The role of the ISSE is to bridge the gap between high level security policies/requirements and technical/operational implementation of those requirements. Candidates should have in-depth understanding of the cybersecurity policies and procedures for government sector information systems and sufficient technical knowledge and experience to implement them. The ISSE will work closely and effectively with the ISSM and Sponsor IT managers on all aspects of their development and implementation programs as they progress through their Agile management processes. The ISSE will provide guidance, standards, and oversight to the development teams as they work towards accreditation and then to keep accredited. The candidate will provide input to A&A process activities and related documentation such as systems concept of operations, system security design, implementation plans, operational procedures, and maintenance training materials Must have a TS/SCI Full Scope Poly Clearance. This position is located in the Herndon area.
Experience working with this customer and provide input to A&A process activities and related documentation such as systems concept of operations, system security design, implementation plans, operational procedures, and maintenance training materials
Conduct assessments of existing IT architecture for compliance with security requirements from applicable security frameworks (such as ICD 503)
Advanced problem solving skills: able to use prior experience and knowledge to address new situations; especially during interactions with clients.
Advanced analytical skills: able to use prior experience and knowledge to seamlessly incorporate new knowledge or information during client interactions
Advanced communications skills
Must be able to work well with others including educating development teams who may not have the same understanding of security as you do
Basic understanding of information security principles and risk assessment techniques
Be able to evaluate proposed security architectures and designs and provide input as to the adequacy of those security designs to meet required security compliance objectives
Familiarity with Agile framework
Advanced writing skills: able to clearly articulate ideas for executive level as well as technical staff consumption
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (ISSEP)
Education and Experience:
•Bachelor’s degree highly desired plus ten (10) years of experience. Additional work experience may be substituted for a 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.