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Cyber Security Engineer

Company: RTX
Location: Peyton
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Job Description:

Job Title:
Cyber Security Engineer

Job Description:
Raytheon Intelligence & Space (RIS) is looking for a Talented Cyber Security Engineers to join our Cyber Engineering Team and support the COBRA DANE program in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

This Cyber Security Engineer will provide certified services, and support for Information Assurance, Program Protection, and Information Technology integration efforts for COBRA DANE, while providing artifacts for system authorization in compliance with governing DoD and Air Force Cybersecurity, Physical Security and Personnel Security directives.

We are a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, security and civil markets throughout the world. Our latest company video is about our people, our technology, our vision, and the values we hold dear at Raytheon.


Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Support the development cybersecurity requirements in alignment with DoD 8500.1 and NIST SP 800-37
  • Participate in the design, development, and integration of security solutions with systems engineering designs in accordance with customer and system/mission requirements
  • Design and integrate Windows/Linux servers in virtual environments
  • Design, integrate, and maintain directory services (windows/linux) with secure configurations
  • Support the analysis and update / development of all Information Assurance/Program Protection related policies, plans, and procedures.
  • Support the analysis of identified security strategies
  • Prepare Assessment and Authorization artifact documentation (RMF)
  • Participate in an IS and program level risk assessment during the A&A process.
  • Interpret patterns of non-compliance to determine their impact on levels of risk and/or overall effectiveness of the Program Protection program (OM&S, Depot Sustainment and Delivery Orders where applicable)
  • Verify system hardening and patching activities to ensure the most current applicable Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs)/Security Requirements Guides (SRGs) and related checklists are complete.
  • Evaluate and recommend development efforts for approval to ensure that baseline security safeguards are appropriately installed
  • Evaluate the presence and adequacy of security measures proposed or provided in response to requirements contained in acquisition documents.
  • Take action as needed to ensure that accepted products meet Common Criteria requirements
  • Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of the enclaves IA security procedures and safeguards to ensure they provide the intended level of protection.
  • Support the Cobra Dane PPL in all various program protection related concerns for Cobra DaneClearance Requirement:
    • Must be a US Citizen with a current/active Secret clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret clearance with SCI access.Required Skills:
      • Minimum 6 years related experience in Cybersecurity, Systems or Software Engineering or other relevant engineering
      • IAT level 2 or greater cybersecurity certification per DoDM 8570.01; such as: Security+, and/or CySA+
      • Experience establishing and integrating supporting various computer hardware platforms (ESXi, Virtual Machines, Hyperconverged Infrastructures) and multiple operating systems in both stand alone and LAN/WAN configurations
      • Experience in Information Systems Security / Information Assurance, Security Engineering
      • Past experience with security authorization packages and related artifacts, bodies of evidence to include eMASS usage
      • Working knowledge of operating systems security features and settings (e.g. Windows, Linux, Solaris, VMware)
      • Experience establishing Windows/Linux directory services/active directory in secure configurations
      • Professional demeanor, good interpersonal skills, and ability to excel in a high-paced multi-tasked environment
      • Demonstrated ability to act independently, prioritize tasks, and manage to schedule
      • Strong communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written modes
      • Working knowledge of Agile principles
      • Willing and able to travel as required up to 20% of work scheduleRequired Education:
        Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, or related Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) degree program.

        Desired Skills:
        • Experience with information security toolset including anti-virus, Vulnerability Assessment, HIDS/ NIDS
        • Experience with network device configurations and hardening
        • Experience with IA vulnerability testing and related network and system test tools (e.g., ACAS, Nagios, Nessus, Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP))
        • Experience supporting a System Certification Authority (SCA) or Authorizing Official (AO) in the establishment of IA/Program Protection doctrine, directives, instructions or related plans, policies and procedures
        • AWS Cloud security knowledge
          In compliance with Colorado's Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, the salary range for this role is $71,200 to $131,700; however, Raytheon Technologies considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role and associated responsibilities, a candidate's work experience, education/training, and key skills.

          Benefits offered: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, 401(k) match, flexible spending accounts, EAP, education assistance, parental leave, paid time off, and holidays.

          This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.177668
          Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Keywords: RTX, Denver , Cyber Security Engineer, Other , Peyton, Colorado

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