Information System Security Officer (ISSO) - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

Schriever Afb
United States

Sr Cyber Engineer
Colorado Springs, CO

Position Responsibilities:

  • Provide Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO) planning, execution, and follow-on support for the C2BMC element of the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS)
  • Research, develop and recommend appropriate cybersecurity countermeasures for networks, systems, and/or applications to support mission assurance across defined key cyber terrain
  • Apply broad DCO technical, operational, and policy expertise in the development of defensive maturity concepts and identifies capability needs that support a robust Protect, Detect, Respond, Recover (PDRR) methodology for C2BMC
  • Provide comprehensive expertise in defensive cyberspace operations, research and analysis, as well as capability development with focus on addressing emerging threats

BA/BS in Engineering/Computer Science or a related technical discipline plus 6 years of experience of technical industry experience. Active IAT-Level 2 required

Technical Skill Required:
  • Ability to assist in the evaluation of effectiveness, suitability, survivability and interoperability of systems, relating to cybersecurity and provide key feedback to improve the cybersecurity posture of C2BMC systems
  • Ability to advise C2BMC Command Center (CCC) leadership to support the planning and execution of T&E events
  • Examine and analyze Cybersecurity architecture, engineering, functionality and interoperability of C2BMC systems
  • Must be able to collaborate with system engineers to ensure Cybersecurity is implemented early in the designing, planning, execution, analysis, and reporting of MDA Test and Evaluation events
  • Conduct internal and external systems security assessments and testing utilizing vulnerability scanning tools and penetration testing tools to identify security vulnerabilities in the system architecture
  • Analyze security findings/weaknesses and work with system engineers to develop a plan of action and milestones to remediate the findings and revalidate applied fixes
  • Ability to research and develop solutions to emerging cyber threats
  • Ability to communicate complex information, concepts, or ideas in a confident and well-organized manner
  • Knowledge of cybersecurity, network attack, computer network defense and exploitation concepts, practices, and tools for the administration of all DoD computer systems

Position is primarily Mon - Fri, however after hour and weekend support may be required to meet operational mission requirements

Desired Skills:
  • Python, PHP, Perl, or PowerShell scripting experience
  • Knowledge and proficiency in technical writing

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment 155092

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.