Pojoaque, New Mexico

Req ID: 108110 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a System Security Engineer to join our team in Sante Fe, New Mexico (US-NM), United States (US).

Job Responsibilities Include:


  • Provide subject matter expertise on all security-related requirements, concerns or questions throughout HHS 2020 life cycle
  • Participate as technical security expert in requirements sessions, procurement development, integrated delivery management or other forums as appropriate
  • Review deliverables or other work products for appropriate, complete security content or management
  • Support the Project Administration leader in understanding and enforcing personnel, facility, technology and other security requirements related to providing services
  • Help ensure that all vendors are appropriately following all security requirements
  • Identify risks, issues and/or action items related to security, alert the management/executive team to these concerns, and help identify and implement resolutions or mitigation approaches
  • As needed, help identify and procure services of contractor security experts to support specific project activities
  • Participate in review of proposals for the Integration Platform to assess, raise questions and help score security-related aspects
  • Review and provide recommendations regarding security-related requirements in remaining RFPs
  • Participate with Delivery Management Team during Integration Platform implementation to help ensure appropriate implementation of security requirements and to help resolve any security-related questions or issues
  • Participate in certification preparation
  • Develop and/or assist with development of security related documentation
  • Ensure knowledge transfer is done through training in the last year as part of transitioning activities


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 5+ years of work experience or 7+ years of work experience in the Security arena
  • Minimum of 5+ years' experience integrating security into system development life cycle (SDLC) phases and activities
  • Minimum of 5+ years' experience performing risk management framework and system authorization tasks in a FISMA (i.e., federal government agency) setting
  • Minimum of 5+ years' experience with basic Information Security principles


Preferred Skills:

  • Able to identify key root issues and advise people how to achieve goals
  • One of the following certifications: CISSP, CEH, CISA, GSNA, or similar certification.
  • Strong technical knowledge of networks, operating systems, and n-tier applications
  • Familiarity with ITIL and NIST standards and guidance including FIPS 199, FIPS 200, and the 800 series of Special Publications
  • Strong Knowledge of Identity Management and corresponding best practices, processes, and technologies
  • Formal education or professional experience in information assurance, information security management, or security operations

Please note this position is currently remote but will move onsite in the future. 


About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.

Pojoaque, New Mexico

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