Information Assurance Security Engineer / ISSE - Military veterans preferred

Computers/Information Technology


  full-time   part-time   employee   contract

United States

Peraton is a critical partner to the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, and select federal agencies and commercial entities, providing innovative, reliable solutions to the nation’s most sensitive and mission-critical programs and systems. We are recognized as a trusted provider of highly differentiated space, intelligence, cyber, defense, homeland security, and communications capabilities. Peraton is a mission integrator, focused on cyber tools development, secure network engineering, spectrum management, and delivering quick reaction solutions from the lab to the field. Our team partners with Defense agencies and the Intelligence Community on a variety of critical missions. Peraton supports national security decision makers across all operational regimes of air, land sea, space and cyberspace. Our scientific discovery and research empower our employees and help our government keep America and our allies secure. We solve our nation’s toughest challenges by sharing our technical innovation and groundbreaking insights. All of this is possible due to the human insight and ingenuity of our most important asset, our employees. We have an? exciting opportunity for a/an?Information Systems Security Engineer?to support our unique customer in Chantilly, VA. This position requires an active?TS/SCI w/Polygraph?security clearance Define system security requirements in coordination with security stakeholders including system engineers, program managers, security control assessors, and authorizing officials. Develop or review system security designs and architectures. Advise security engineers on best methods to remediate vulnerability findings through security scanning tools (Nessus, NMAP, Retina, WebInspect, Fortify) Working experience with auditable events SIEM products such?Splunk Support engineering analysis of alternatives, tradeoffs, and risk treatment decisions. Develop cybersecurity documentation in support of customer Risk Management Framework (RMF) process; in accordance with?NIST SP 800-37 Rev 2. Work with interdisciplinary teams to deliver trustworthy and secure systems.  Required Qualifications8 years minimum of system and/or security engineering work performed in support of U.S. Government customers subject to Intelligence Community Directive (ICD) 503. Review and development of RMF Assessment and Authorization (A&A) documentation, e.g. System Security Plans (SSPs), Security Assessment Reports (SARs), and Plans of Action and Milestones (POAMs). Additional four years of experience in lieu of a degree will be consideredActive TS/SCI w/polygraph Desired QualificationsBachelor's or Master's DegreeCISSPExperience implementing?NIST SP 800-53 Revision 4?security requirements and?NIST SP 800-53A security assessment procedures. Knowledge of Amazon C2S, SC2S, Commercial and GovCloud planning, design, and operations. Knowledge of? RSA Archer?product Strong initiative and communication skills. Knowledge of Amazon of Web Services (AWS) C2S planning, design, and operations. Awareness of Cloud C2E initiative  Microsoft Azure Google Cloud Services Engineering work performed in space-oriented mission environments. Ground infrastructure and satellite knowledge Microsoft Windows Server Active Directory (2012, 2016) RedHat Linux; CentOS, Fedora Virtualization Platforms: Hyper-V, VMware VDI (Desktop), Citrix Network engineering/design of LANs, WANs, MANs, including underlying routing protocols, and implementation.?(TCP/IP, BGP, OSPF) Knowledge of Cross Domain Solutions (CDSs).  We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.