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Systems Security Engineer

  • Raytheon
  • United States
  • Feb 13, 2019

Job Description

Job Description: Systems Security Engineer to perform cybersecurity roles and responsibilities for the Open Systems Architecture Sensors Model Network (OSMNet) for the Systems Architecture, Design and Integration Directorate (SADID) at Schriever AFB, CO. This position will primarily focus on Risk Management Framework management for OSM development system. Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to providing technical security engineering support for software/hardware/network systems. Assist in applying system security and cybersecurity engineering principles to engineering issues and provide realistic and implementable configuration management solutions designed to enhance the MDA security posture. Specific expertise shall include infrastructure design with a focus on implementing new technologies within STIG compliance; Cybersecurity and how it affects implementation of new tools; and documentation development focused on briefings and certification & accreditation. Strong writing and project management skills necessary to produce documentation required for certification evaluation. Must be highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail; have creative problem-solving abilities; ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment; work with minimal oversight; enjoy working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment. This position can be a G09/G10 depending on experience. Required Skills: 8 years of experience in cyber security. Able to maintain Risk Management Framework accreditation packages and work within DISA sponsored accreditation tracking tools. Possess significant knowledge of Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) in order to plan and select access controls for protecting sensitive and classified information. Possess a full understanding of background and context for identification, authentication, and security settings embedded within DISA STIG documents. Evaluate requests to back off security settings and weigh the impact of security versus mission requirements to make an educated decision and recommendation to Government. Able to oversee and manage vulnerability remediation efforts. Skilled and proficient in using IA/CND “Best practices” for strategic planning and consultation. Experience with software tools such as ACAS, STIG Viewer, ArcSight, and Microsoft's suite of office tools. CISSP certification required or ability to obtain certification within six months of hire. Knowledgeable in the ePolicy Orchestrator, Security Center, HBSS, ArcSight suite of tools. Evaluate and assist in Trusted Downloads. Essential qualifications for a successful candidate include: (1) ability to quickly adapt to new situations, (2) strong commitment to a team environment, (3) willingness to learn new technologies, and (4) ability to de-conflict requests/requirements. Active Secret Security Clearance Desired Skills: Knowledge of intrusion detection and firewall system architecture and management with the ability to review and analyze configurations and make recommendations Develop STIG compliant system security configurations Experience in Linux/Unix operating systems to the extent of building and troubleshooting configurations Able to oversee IAVM Program patch deployment, identify shortcomings, develop solutions Identify and work with open source software operating systems; Knowledge of TEMPEST enforcement; understand CAC/PKI technology Have a good understanding of software testing and evaluation Insight into Common Criteria requirements; Insight into FIPS 140-2 standards. Required Education (including Major): Bachelor’s Degree in Cybersecurity, Information Technology Systems Engineering, Computer Science or a related technical discipline. 6 years with MS/MA in Cybersecurity, Information Technology Systems Engineering, Computer Science or a related technical discipline. 4 years with PhD in Engineering, in Systems Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science or a related technical discipline. This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 127637BR 127637 Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.