Portfolio of Programs Security Development and Maintenance, Cyber Security Engineer, Active DoD Top Secret (TS/SCI) Clearance R

Location: Richardson, TX
Date Posted: 09-12-2018
Company is seeking a talented Cyber Security Engineer for our portfolio of programs at our Cityline/Richardson, TX location. The Cyber Security Engineer will join the Cyber Security Engineering team as a Cyber Security professional, in Information Assurance, supporting the development and maintenance of custom solutions. Typical responsibilities include: • Technical implementation of security solutions comprised of COTS as well as custom-developed products • Preparation of documentation to support Assessment & Authorization activities • Arrange, support and/or lead Cyber Security activities for program sell-off of security related requirement • Applied knowledge of current IA policies as a contributor to the architecture and design of secure solutions to support customer needs and requirements. • Preparing for, writing, and presenting trade studies, cost benefit analyses, reports and briefings as required This position is located at our Cityline campus in Richardson, TX. Clearance Requirements: Must be a U.S. CITIZEN with an active Top Secret/Sensitive Compartmented Information (TS/SCI) security clearance Requires the Aptitude to: • Apply extensive technical expertise in Cyber Security Engineering • Full knowledge of other related disciplines • Develop technical solutions to complex problems that require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity • Work without appreciable direction • Exercise considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignment • Guide the successful completion of major programs and function in a project leadership role • Represent the organization as the prime technical contact on contracts and projects • Interact with senior external personnel on significant technical matters often requiring coordination between organizations   Required Skills: • 5+ years of demonstrated experience in cyber security to include practices/methodologies, associated technologies, application design, and/or experience in an operational environment including NISPOM and/or ICD 503 guidelines, directives and security mandates • Experience with cyber security engineering projects and programs for U.S. Government and/or commercial clients • Strong understanding of security design and architecture with the ability to recommend solutions to moderately complex IS compliance and security problems • Hands-on technical experience as an individual contributor with documentation skills and experience in, at minimum 4, of the following areas: ◦ Linux system administration ◦ Windows system administration ◦ Network component administration ◦ VMware administration ◦ Operating system hardening ◦ Nessus Vulnerability Scanner ◦ Vulnerability assessment testing, analytics and remediation ◦ Software and/or Protocol(s) (LDAP/Active Directory, Tripware) ◦ Certification and Accreditation (SP800-57, ICD503 preferred) ◦ Developing System Security Plans (SSPs) and all supporting certification and accreditation documentation (e.g. XACTA) • Ability to work in a collaborative, multi-discipline environment to produce deliverable products • Excellent written and oral communication skills • Experience with Microsoft Office suite of tools, particularly Excel, Project, and PowerPoint • Willing to work overtime and weekends as required to achieve milestones • Proven ability to collaborate with internal company contacts as well as inter-organizational and outside customer contacts on routine matters
Desired Skills: • Experience in the design and development of cloud-based systems, security architectures and analytics development • Security Certifications in accordance to DoD 8570 (IAT Level I preferred); Security +; CISSP; SANS GSEC • Knowledge of software development lifecycle models (waterfall and Agile) and program lifecycle modes • Experience in CONOPS / OPSCON development, especially in workflow related area to this domain • Experience analyzing and decomposing requirements using DOORS • Ability to the identify, manage, and mitigate technical risk • Knowledge of Cost Account Management (CAM) • Knowledge of Earn Value Management System (EVMS) • Qualified company Six Sigma Specialist or equivalent Required Education: 6 years with a BS in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math or related technical degree; 4 years with a MS in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math or related technical degree
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