Cybersecurity / Information Assurance Engineer
- Military veterans preferred
2019-08-10 Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Tewksbury Massachusetts United States
We have an opportunity for a Sr. Software Engineer I within the Patriot Modernization Department in Tewksbury Massachusetts. The Patriot Modernization Department’s mission is to provide world class software for Patriot, the world's pre-eminent air defense system.
Patriot is the world's pre-eminent air defense system, and we are currently searching for a candidate to work with the Patriot Cybersecurity / Information Assurance team. As part of this team you will support definition of security architecture, requirements, design and implementation as well as Cyber resiliency and threat awareness.
Job Description: The successful candidate will be a Cybersecurity / Information Assurance Engineer (Sr. SW Engineer I or II) supporting Patriot programs in defining, architecting and implementing security protection solutions and requirements.
This position can be a Salary Grade G08 or G09 based on the candidate’s qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position.
A security clearance is required.
Defining security requirements and design solutions, providing guidance and direction related to security technologies.
Performing analysis on security collected data and test results
Identifying and implementing security design and preparing and maintaining engineering and security related documentation.
Defining and developing cybersecurity requirements, design, and architecture artifacts, strategy, plans, and policies.
Perform and/or provide guidance and oversight on vulnerability assessments; defining, negotiating, and executing Assessment and Authorization (A&A) events.
Collaborating with program and engineering disciplines and ensuring cybersecurity solution alternatives.
Conduct cybersecurity audits to ensure appropriate implementation and compliance of the security posture.
Define security development and test efforts implementation of security controls of networking devices, databases, operating systems, and hardware and software components.
Conducting technical and nontechnical trade studies, analysis, reviews identify.
Minimum 4+ years of technical (hands-on) experience related to Information Assurance/Cybersecurity requirement determination, development, and implementation.
Experience in security engineering involving various computer hardware and software operating system and application solutions in both a stand-alone and in LAN/WAN configurations.
Experience with Information Assurance vulnerability testing related network and system test tools (e.g. ACAS, Retina, Nessus, SCAP).
Existing U.S. Government Secret clearance
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related technical field
Experience with security features and/or vulnerability of various operating systems as defined by NSA, NIST, DISA (STIGs) and USCYBERCOM.
Experience with network and system security administration, including operating system security configuration and account management best practices for MS Windows, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, and CISCO systems.
Experience implementing DoD and Federal Information Assurance Assessment and Authorization (A&A) processes, IA controls and developing and maintaining associated documentation.
Familiar with NIST Risk Management Framework as described in NIST Special Publication 800-37.
Familiar with Program Protection Plan (PPP) required by DoDI 5000.2 and DoDI 5200.39.
Experience working U.S. Government contract proposals as an Information Assurance Engineer subject matter expert.
Security related Network (e.g. Cisco) and Operating System certification or training.
Self-starter requiring limited direction and supervision.
Ability to support periodic travel.
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