Cyber-Defense Analysis and Development, Systems Engineer, Must Have DoD Secret Security Clearance

Location: Huntsville, AL
Date Posted: 08-29-2018

"Cyber Security Requirements Systems Engineer (802) 

The IVT IPT of the National Team is seeking engineers who are creative and think-out-of-the-box and will bring critical industry skills, capabilities, and knowledge to support analysis and development of Cyber-Defense concepts to support system-of-system level requirements for the United States Missile Defense Agency’s (MDA) Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS). 

- Lead the efforts of a small (3-5 mid and senior level), multi-discipline team of Engineers to provide cybersecurity engineering to assist in analysis, definition and coordination of system-of-systems level requirements for the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS). 
- Work with the MDA Customer, BMDS elements, and military services to define functional, performance, and interface requirements to ensure an acceptable level of cyber protection across BMDS networks, platforms, and nodes. 
- Assist with the planning and coordination of plans to test and validate the cyber security requirements will meet DoD and MDA goals. 
- Prepare status of activities on a weekly basis to IPT and National Team management. 

Required Skills: 

• 10 years of experience developing system level requirements using DOORS or similar requirements management tools. 
• Experience with cybersecurity support to weapon systems, preferably in a leadership role. 
• Experience with system architecture tools for performing requirements analysis and documenting architectures such as Rhapsody, Magic Draw, System Architect, etc. 

Desired Skills: 

• Experience as expert role in DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF) cybersecurity controls, implementation, and verification as found in DoDI 8500.1, DoDI 8510.01, NIST 800-53, and NIST 800-53A 
Past experience with DoD cyber risk management process as found in NIST 800-30 and NIST 800-37 
• Familiarity with common cybersecurity vulnerabilities and exposures (CVE’s) and mitigations 
Strong understanding of network- and host-based cybersecurity concepts and best practices 
• Demonstrated past experience with cyber test planning, execution, and data analysis in developmental testing (DT) and/or operational testing (OT) 
• Strong understanding of and past experience with systems engineering concepts and processes. 
• Example Area of Expertise certifications are CCNA, RHCE, MSITP, or Linux+. 
Commitment to excellence with quality work results, committed to customer service, organization, plan and prioritize work, successfully multi tasks simultaneously, and work to meet deadlines. 
• Excellent communication both verbally and in writing, interact with colleagues and customers, demonstrate a solid problem solver focus, and work successfully in a team environment. 

Required Education: 

BS Degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related technical degree. Continuing education in Cyber Security is highly desirable 
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