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Information Security Systems Engineer

Vegatron Systems Colorado Springs, CO
  • Posted: over a month ago
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CLIENT NAME: Confidential Client. Client Details will be disclosed to the candidate / contractor upon successful initial screening..

JOB ID: JB-SAS20192310-34269-1859157

OPEN POSITIONS: 2

JOB LOCATION: Colorado - Colorado Springs

DURATION: Direct-Hire by the CLIENT.

JOB TYPE: DIRECT HIRE BY END-CLIENT (PERM)

WORK AUTHORIZATION: US CITIZEN ONLY

RATE: $ OPEN - Based on this requirement details and expectations from the client, please have the candidate to Quote his/her Annual Compensation expectation based on skills & experience and per market. We will forward it to our client. As per our Client policies, we are not supposed to discuss the compensations with the candidate. Our client and candidate will further negotiate between themselves.

JOB TITLE: Information Security Systems Engineer

JOB DESCR:

Essential Functions:

Provide Information Security System Engineering support and technical execution of information security activities associated with the authorization of NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF) hardened information systems.

Support Security Engineering activities, including design, testing, configuration, management and maintenance of information systems.

Assist Program Security Architect in the development of, and CONOPS for, emerging security technologies and proposals.

Support compliance certification and vulnerability assessments as required.
Support the evaluation, qualification, testing and delivery of security architecture improvement, obsolescence replacement and vulnerability response projects.

Support information assurance data collection and continuous monitoring updates for assigned security architectures.

Principles of data flows (e.g., TCP/IP, OSI model).

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 6 years of prior relevant experience. Graduate Degree and a minimum of 4 years of prior related experience

Experience in writing and managing RMF body of evidence documents (e.g., System Security Plan (SSP), Security Compliance Traceability Matrix (SCTM), Risk Assessment Report (RAR), Continuous Monitoring (ConMon) Plan, and Security Assessment Plans and Procedures (SAPP).

Experience in securing operating systems (Windows, Linux, Cisco IOS, etc.).
DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level 2 certification (e.g. CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+CE, SSCP, or CCNA Security).

Active Top Secret Security Clearance Required.

Desired Skills:

Preferred Additional Skills:

Experience in configuration and use of cyber defense and vulnerability assessment tools such as ACAS and SCC
Experience in the content development and administration of SEIM/audit reduction tools (e.g., Splunk).
DoD 8570.01-M IASAE Level 2 certification (e.g. CASP+ CE or CISSP (or Associate)).
Strong understanding of engineering processes, concepts and information security systems engineering principles (NIST SP 800-160 Vol1).
System testing and evaluation methods and RMF assessment methodology & process.
Experience with application of STIGs.
Telecommunications network engineering experience.
Experience in Cyber Defense technologies.
Understanding of system vulnerabilities and exploitation.
Self-motivation, able to work well independently and within inter-disciplinary engineering teams.
Strong written and oral communication skills.

Security Clearance Required: Yes
Visa Candidate Considered: No

IDEAL CANDIDATE:

5+ to 7 years experience
Seniority Level - Mid-Senior
Management Experience Required - No
Minimum Education - Bachelor's Degree
Willingness to Travel - Never

Security Clearance Required: Yes
Visa Candidate Considered: No

SPECIAL NOTES:

Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 6 years of prior relevant experience. Graduate Degree and a minimum of 4 years of prior related experience

Experience in writing and managing RMF body of evidence documents (e.g., System Security Plan (SSP), Security Compliance Traceability Matrix (SCTM), Risk Assessment Report (RAR), Continuous Monitoring (ConMon) Plan, and Security Assessment Plans and Procedures (SAPP).

Experience in securing operating systems (Windows, Linux, Cisco IOS, etc.).
DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level 2 certification (e.g. CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+CE, SSCP, or CCNA Security).

Active Top Secret Security Clearance Required.

Screening Questions:

5+ to 7 years experience
Seniority Level - Mid-Senior
Management Experience Required - No
Minimum Education - Bachelor's Degree
Willingness to Travel - Never

RELOCATION: LOCALS & NON-LOCALS ARE OK.

TRAVEL: NO TRAVEL RELATED TO WORK

Interview Mode: In-person Interview after initial Phone / Video Screening.

Job Category & Industry: Industry: Aerospace / Aviation / Defense Job Category: Information Technology - Security

Background Check: All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screening as deemed appropriate by Employer / Client Policies.

COMPENSATION DETAILS:

Full-time Benefits - Full
Relocation Assistance Available - Yes
Commission Compensation - No
Bonus Eligible - No
Overtime Eligible - No
Interview Travel Reimbursed - Yes

Vegatron Systems

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Colorado Springs, CO
USA

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