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Information Security Systems Engineer

PDS Tech, Inc Clifton, NJ
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Essential Functions:
• Lead NSA Type 1 Certification activities as required for assigned programs.
• Perform functional analysis, trade studies, requirement derivation and allocation to translate customer Information Security requirements into hardware and software specifications.
• Work with other engineering disciplines to implement and verify security technology.
• Provide technical leadership to development teams at internal and external gate reviews such as technical baseline reviews and design reviews.
• Act as a liaison to internal and external stakeholders.
• Conduct complex security architecture analysis to evaluate and mitigate issues.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience developing and executing system test procedures.
• Understanding of FPGA simulation process and how it can be used to verify functionality. • Understanding and ability to read VHDL, C, C++, and C# code.
• Experience writing software to automate tasks, such as data processing, encryption, etc.
• 3+ years of Information Systems Security Engineering or Systems Engineering experience, working on system security architecture development, implementation, integration, or test. 2+ years of Type 1 Certification documentation experience.
• Strong understanding of DoD PKI. • Hands-on knowledge of IPsec configuration with Windows and Linux PCs.
• Experience with both IA and AT certification requirements.
• Excellent 2-way communication skills (upward and downward).
• Experience with Model Based System Engineering (UML, SysML, DoDAF).

Security Clearance: Position requires a Secret Clearance.

Cyber Certification Required: DoDI 8570 IAT or IA SAE Level 2 compliant professional certification (i.e. CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, SSCP, CASP+ CE, CISSP (or Associate), CSSLP).

Sold/funded position to address GPS-IIIF cybersecurity needs. Likely follow-on work past Jan 20. Will also explore qualified Systems Engineering candidates. Acceptable College Degrees: Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science. Acceptable Cyber Certification(s): DoDI 8570 IAT or IA SAE Level 2 compliant professional certification (i.e. CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, SSCP, CASP+ CE, CISSP (or Associate), CSSLP).

PDS Tech, Inc

Why Work Here?

PDS staffs some of the largest companies in the country.

One of the oldest and largest staffing companies in the United States, PDS Tech connects highly skilled employees with Fortune 500 clients’ needs for project support such as contingent labor, statement of work/offload engineering projects, and permanent placements. PDS Tech has staffing partnerships with leading organizations based in the United States and globally. We hire jobs eekers daily for openings across skill categories, including Engineering, IT, Business Professional, Administrative, Accounting/Finance, Skilled Trades and Industrial. We offer our contractors an ala carte benefits package that far exceeds our competitors, including health, dental, vision, life, disability, 401k, and employee prepaid legal services. We have an active referral bonus program to reward the collaborative efforts of our contractor community. Depending on your location or job category, holidays and longevity bonuses may also be offered. In addition, we have a recognition program to honor workplace accomplishments and celebrate contractor achievements. PDS Tech has recently joined the AKKA Group. AKKA is an international leader listed on the Euronext stock exchange and provides engineering consulting and R&D services for clients in the fields of automotive, aerospace and rail, and including life sciences, telecommunications, energy and defense. For more information about AKKA Technologies, visit All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status. For more information visit us at


Clifton, NJ
07014 USA