Aurora, Colorado

Raytheon Intelligence and Space (RIS), is looking for an individual to join the Cyber Security Engineering team for a Cyber Security position in Information Assurance supporting the development/maintenance of custom solutions and Assessment & Authorization (A&A) activities in Aurora, Colorado.

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Key responsibilities include:

  • Planning, scheduling, and executing Assessment & Authorization (A&A) activities
    Security compliance & vulnerability scanning/remediation across multiple platforms and networks
  • Preparing for, supporting and/or leading Security Test & Evaluation activities for program sell-off of security related requirements
  • Applying knowledge of current Information Assurance policies as a contributor to the architecture and design of secure solutions to customer needs and requirements
  • Performing hands-on technical implementation of security solutions comprised of COTS & FOSS as well as custom-developed products
  • Preparing for, writing, and presenting trade studies, cost benefit analyses, reports and briefings as required
Clearance Requirement: Must be a US Citizens with a current/active Secret clearance with the ability to obtain a TS/SCI clearance.

Required Skills:
  • Must be a self-starter capable of multitasking and efficiently managing your time and leading technical projects in a dynamic environment while requiring minimal levels of supervision
  • Ability to work in a team environment and work collaboratively across traditional engineering disciplines
  • Excellent written & oral communication skills, including presentation skills
  • Security Certification in accordance to DoD 8570.01 IAT-II or higher (e.g. Security+ CE, SSCP, etc.; CISSP is preferable)
  • Must be a U.S. citizen with a current/active Secret clearance with the ability to obtain a TS/SCI clearance.
  • Bachelors degree and demonstrated experience in cyber security to include practices/methodologies, associated technologies, application design, and/or experience in an operational environment including NIST &/or ICD 503 guidelines, directives and security mandates
    Experience with cyber security engineering projects and programs for U.S. Government and/or commercial clients.
    Experience with Vulnerability / Compliance Scanning Tool Configuration and Process
  • Experience with Endpoint Security tools configuration and process
  • Logging & Auditing ___ Any experience specific to ELK (Elastic, Logstash, Kibana) & Associated Security Tools
    Experience with AGILE DevSecOps (Scrum Master, Pipeline Automated Tools, etc..)
  • Container Security
  • Kubernetes
  • OpenShift
  • Docker
Experience with Risk Management Framework (RMF) / Accreditation
  • Artifact generation
  • Control selection and tailoring

Desired Skills:
  • Experience with systems engineering V-model process, life-cycle management, & engineering change proposal processes
  • COTS and FOSS patch management/deployment experience
  • Experience with highly ___matrixed___ organizations
  • Ability to establish tasks and objectives with Lead Engineers and ensure the entire team understands and can work towards the vision and objectives
  • Previous experience in Verification, Validation and Accreditation
  • Experience in proactively analyzing and resolving problems relating to operational considerations, engineering drawings and associated hardware in relation to repair activities
  • Hands-on technical experience as an individual contributor with documentation skills and experience in some of the following areas:
    ___ Linux system administration
    ___ Windows system administration
    ___ Network component administration
    ___ VMware administration
    ___ Operating system hardening

Education and Experience Requirements: Bachelors degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline with four years of related experience or a Masters degree in a STEM discipline with two years of related experience

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.

Salary Range: $88,800 - 118,400


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Aurora, Colorado

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