Cybersecurity Engineer, Senior [2021-159]


Essential Functions:

• Provide Cybersecurity enterprise engineering support across the Launch and Test Range System (LTRS).

• Work multiple projects and initiatives to ensure target dates and goals are achieved.

• Support DoD Assessment & Authorization (A&A) activities in accordance with RMF process.

• Develop, modify, and review A&A documentation.

• Analyze the architectures of IT systems for compliance with DoD policies; develop and execute security test plans; and use security tools such as ACAS, SCAP, and execution of STIGs.

• Assess the risk of IT systems documenting them in formal risk assessments and supporting artifacts associated with the A&A process.

• Organize, develop, and present briefings, written summaries, and written reports incorporating narrative, tabular and/or graphic elements.

• Provide CS Subject Matter Expertise (SME) engineering support to project teams.

• Support proposals (internal and externally funded).

• Determine the security posture and CS authorization readiness of systems and architectures.

• Support of engineering design teams by assessing network and system security design features and making recommendations concerning overall security accreditation readiness and compliance with CS guidance and best practices.

Required Skills:

Required Skills:

• Software and application security evaluation skills using automated software evaluation tools.

• Network and/or System Administration technical expertise with Microsoft operating systems, Linux/Unix operating systems, Cisco products, VMWare/virtualization; and Cross Domain Solutions/Guards.

• Ability to prepare and execute detailed computer system analysis, including interim and final reports and presentation of analysis data.

• Ability to research policies, procedures, standards, and guidance, and apply under specific conditions for the protection of information and information systems.

• Ability to conduct Information Systems vulnerability assessment, risk mitigation, and Plan of Action and Milestone (POA&M) development and tracking; understanding and application of mitigation strategies.

• Strong understanding of DIACAP, RMF, ACAS, and Vulnerability Management.

• Strong technical skills.

• Strong communication skills, written and oral, to interact with team members and customers.

• Experience in a team environment.

Additional Skillset:

• DoD 8570 IASAE II (CASP CE, CISSP (or Associate), or CSSLP).

• The flexibility to work occasional non-duty hours or on weekends.

• Ability to travel 20%.

• Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance, which includes U.S. citizenship or U.S. naturalization.

• Valid U.S. Driver’s License required.

Bachelor's degree in a STEM-related field.

2+ years

Vandenberg SFB, FL




U.S. Citizenship is required. EOE including disability/vet
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