Sr. Cyber Engineer II - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

Schriever Afb
United States

Sr Cyber Engineer II
Colorado Springs, CO

Position Responsibilities:

  • Uses Defensive Cyber Operations Internal Defensive Measures (DCO-IDM) and Response Actions (DCO-RA) to protect C2BMC information, information systems, and networks from threats
  • Employs active hunt capabilities and countermeasures for networks, systems, and applications, through the use of a specialized suite of adaptive tools; ensuring the rapid response and effective mitigation of potential cyber-attacks
  • Researches, analyzes, reports, responds to, and develops solutions to indicators of compromise (IOC), risks, and exposures to C2BMC through the use of open source as well as DoD cyber threat intelligence information
  • Conducts internal Blue Team/Penetration Testing of the C2BMC element of the BMDS to identify areas of concern and provides recommendations for mitigation of associated risks to the system

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 6 years of professional experience.
  • Must meet certification requirements of DoD 8570 IAT II (CCNA-Security, CySA+,GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, SSCP) Plus - CSSP Analyst (CEH, CFR, CCNA Cyber Ops, GCIA, GCIH, GICSP, SCYBER).. Active IAT-Level 2 required

Technical Skill Required:
  • Advanced knowledge and experience in active hunt methodologies, including capability and process improvement methods
  • Thorough understanding of insider, adversarial, and persistent threats, including associated techniques, tactics, and procedures (TTPs)
  • Ability to collect and analyze host and network forensics data
  • Expertise in TCP/IP, Windows and Linux operating systems, malware identification and eradication, Indicators of Compromise (IoC), access control, standard security configuration and best practices, and cyber incident response activities
  • Understanding of the anatomy of a cyber-attack
  • Ability to communicate complex information, concepts, or ideas in a confident and well-organized manner
  • Ability to provide technical and analytical expertise for investigation or validation of potential network and/or system anomalous behavior
  • Knowledge of cyber security, network attack, computer network defense and exploitation concepts, practices, and tools for the administration of all DoD computer systems
  • Knowledge and proficiency in documenting technical findings and incident reporting

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment 155086

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.