Sr. Principal Systems Security Engineer
Do you want to protect our nation's weapons systems against threats?
Would you consider yourself a "non-standard thinker" fascinated by systems and security?
Do you like to dissect systems and understand how they work and go together?
If you answered yes to the above, with the ability to understand and communicate with other engineering disciplines, then Raytheon Missiles & Defense may have an excellent career opportunity for you at our MA facilities. We have competitive benefits and relocation packages.
At Raytheon Missile & Defense you have the opportunity to try new things and make a bigger difference across broader end-to-end solutions, a richer technology and product set, an expanded range of disciplines, a growing global footprint and a more diverse team of colleagues and customers. We want you to fulfill a systems engineer role developing Systems Security Engineering (SSE) solutions to protect the US war fighter's technology advantage. Systems Security Engineering creates holistic security solutions leveraging Anti-Tamper (AT), Software Assurance, and Supply Chain Risk Management to support Program Protection Implementation on embedded weapons systems.
Responsibilities to Anticipate:
We are currently seeking a Sr. Principal Systems Security Engineer
Join this highly visible team and perform technically challenging assignments which will directly contribute to protecting our nation and our war fighters.
Primary Cyber Solutions POC with the customer senior counterparts.
Responsibility to manage all program engineering related activities related to the development of the exportable version of the system. Authority over and direct management of the program leads to ensure that products are delivered on time, on budget and meet system requirements.
Support the development of cybersecurity requirements, design and architecture artifacts, plans, and policies.
Defining security development and test efforts implementation of security controls of networking devices, databases, operating systems, and hardware and software components
Understanding and integrating cybersecurity development activities.
Support the development of RMF documents and controls validation testing for Authority to Operate (ATO) accreditations.
Performing analysis on cybersecurity collected data and test results.
Conducting cybersecurity audits to ensure appropriate implementation and compliance of the security posture.
Conducting technical and nontechnical trade studies.
Understanding and compliance with DoD technology release and export licensing policies.
Qualifications You Must Have:
Bachelor's Degree in Science, Technology Engineering or Mathematics to include Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Mechanics, Computer Science, Engineering Science, or similar. (An advanced degree in a related field may be substituted for additional years of experience as follows: Master's is equal to 2 years of experience or a Ph.D. is equal to 4 years of experience)
Minimum of 10+ years of Technical (hands-on) experience related to Information Assurance/Cyber Engineering requirements, determination, development, and implementation.
Experience in the field of Systems Engineering, including any of the following: System Requirements definition and analysis, System Test and Analysis, Systems Engineering Studies.
Experience in security systems engineering involving various computer hardware and software S/W operating system and application solutions in both a stand-alone and in LAN/WAN configurations.
Experience with security features and/or vulnerability analysis of various operating systems as defined by Intelligence agencies.
Experience with IA vulnerability testing and related network and system test tools; e.g., Retina, NMap, Nessus, Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP).
Experience with information security toolset including: anti-virus, Vulnerability Assessment, HIDS/ NIDS, host-based or endpoint security solutions, Multi Factor Authentication (MFA), and Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM) and centralized auditing tools.
DoDI 8570.01-M IAT Level-II Compliant Certification (e.g. Security+ or CISSP or equivalent).
The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance
Qualifications We Value:
Experience with IT and/or network and system security administration, including operating system security configuration and account management best practices for UNIX, MS Windows, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, and CISCO systems.
Understanding of Systems Engineering requirements, specifications, and Experience implementing DoD and Federal IA Certification and Accreditation Processes, IA controls and developing and maintaining associated certification and accreditation documentation.
Ability to organize, multi-task and prioritize tasks in a fast paced, deadline driven environment.
Familiar with NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF) as described in NIST Special Publication 800-37
Familiar with Program Protection Plan (PPP) required by DoDI 5000.02 and DoDI 5200.39
Security related Network (e.g., Cisco) and Operating Systems (e.g., Linux, Windows, Solaris) certification or training
Knowledge of Agile / DevOps techniques.
Knowledge of DoD Exportability/Releasability Requirements.
Experience working U.S. Government contract proposals as an Information Assurance Engineer subject matter expert.
What We Offer:
Whether you're just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.
Clearance Information: This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. More information about Security Clearances can be found on the US Department of State government website here: https://www.state.gov/m/ds/clearances/c10978.htm
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