Cybersecurity Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee


United States

United States of America - Washington, D.C., Washington D.C

Job Summary

AECOM is actively recruiting a Cybersecurity Engineer to provide Cybersecurity (CS) and Information Technology (IT) support to Program Manager, Submarine Combat and Weapon Control Systems (PMS 425). The candidate will work with developers, system engineers, system owners, and project managers to identify the level of protection systems and subsystems will need during development and into production. The position is located in the Washington Navy Yard, Washington, DC.

The candidate will provide:

  • Coordination and engineering oversight of System Developers (Prime Contractors) and Navy Warfare Centers for the Program Management Office (PMO).

  • Cybersecurity related technical document review, consolidation, and feedback.

  • Development of Cybersecurity SOPs, templates and business rules.

  • Administrative support for PMS 425 Cyber Information Assurance Branch.

  • Experience with Navy specific Accreditation & Assessment (A&A) processes (GENSER or SCI) with regards to shipboard systems.

  • Consolidate and coordinate reporting for the PMS 425 Cyber Weekly Highlights.

  • PMS 425 Cyber meeting coordination, minutes recording, and workflow coordination.

  • Document staffing and familiarity with the Department of Navy and DoD correspondence.

  • CS related document/artifact repository management.

  • PMS 425 Cyber workflow coordination and inter-departmental coordination (NAVSEA, NUWC, PEO(SUBS), TSUB-A, external agencies).

  • Represent PMS 425 at various technical design reviews, Cyber and System Architecture working groups, integration, and testing.

  • Develop and maintain working relationships with Developers, System Engineers, Project Managers, and program cybersecurity representatives.


  • Routine (4/month) visits Developer sites in Manassas & Fairfax, VA and the greater DC area.

  • Infrequent (4/year) travel to Newport, RI and other CONUS locations for Design Reviews and Testing Support.

  • Infrequent ad hoc teleworking possible with customer coordination.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Systems Engineering, Information Technology, or equivalent; AND Seven (7) to ten (10) years of relevant experience.

  • Six (6) years of IT/CS/IA work experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.

  • An active Government Security Clearance at the SECRET level, or above.

Preferred Qualifications

  • DoD or DoN Cybersecurity Workforce (CSWF) Certification or compliance (DODD 8140.01, DODD 8570.01, or SECNAV M-5239.2)

  • TOP SECRET Clearance eligible background investigation, within the last five years

  • DISA Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) Certification

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 230257BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.