SAIC is looking for a Cybersecurity Engineer and Team Lead for a permanent opportunity in Huntsville, AL. We are looking for a Cyber Engineer with experience to lead and support system builds, implement information security best practices, security analysis, integration software installation and documentation of unique hardware and custom software in a Microsoft environment. As a Cyber Security Engineer you will serve as the ISSO on Army FPS Systems supporting SW Teams, System Administrators, Integrators, and customers during full RMF cycle. You will also lead a team of Cyber Security Analysts and Administrators through Assessments and Authorizations, consult customers on Cyber best practices and Cyber Security Engineering, and respond to changing vulnerabilities, threats, and risks to Systems.
About the Program: This position is for the Soldier Protection Lab (SPL), which provides system-of-systems engineering and integration solutions that protect and mitigate hostile actions against military personnel, resources and facilities. The SPL integrates commercial off-the-shelf sensors including chemical and biological, acoustical, radar and other sensors that are used by both terrestrial and unmanned aerial systems to improve facility monitoring. The SPL's expertise in modeling, simulation, system integration and software engineering delivers systems and software to provide increased situational awareness, enhanced standoff and security posture and deterrence. As part of the Soldier Protection Lab you will be supporting the security and safety of the brave men and women serving our country.
Huntsville, Alabama, also known as Rocket City, is the site of the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center, and the United States Army Aviation and Missile Command. Over 40 Fortune 500 companies have offices in Huntsville, while global tech startups are becoming increasingly plentiful. Cummings Research Park provides mass employment for professionals in the tech industry and is the fourth largest research park in the entire world. Huntsville was named the seventh best place to live in America by U.S. News and World Report.
The selected candidate will direct and perform tasks dealing with system builds, documentation review, system security hardening, and vulnerability management/reporting.
Candidate should have technical troubleshooting skills and working knowledge of the Risk Management Framework for Department of Defense Information Technology (RMF for DoD IT).
The ability to work independently and within a larger group of engineers and cybersecurity professionals will be required.
Written and verbal communication skills are necessary for updating POAM items, standard operating procedures and offering up possible courses of action for the management of risk is ongoing.
Candidate will research DoD policy and complete various security tasking.
Required Education and Experience:
Must meet DoD 8570.01-M minimum of IAT Level II Certification (i.e. Security + CE).
Candidates without a current IAT-II Certification may be considered but must obtain full certification within 6 months of employment.
Microsoft Desktop or Sever Certifications, Cisco CCNA R/S and Security, and other industry recognized Security certifications (CISSP, CASP, SANs, etc.) preferred.
System accreditations/authorizations through the NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF) - experience with the Army Risk Management Framework (RMF) Assess and Authorize (A&A) process preferred.
Understanding and validating NIST 800-53 Security Controls; CNSSI 1253 Security Controls and Overlays.
Use of Army mandated software including eMASS, ACAS, and McAfee preferred.
Demonstrated experience reviewing, implementing, and assessing DISA Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs), DISA Security Requirement Guides (SRGs), and NSA Security Configuration Guides preferred.
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