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Lead Cyber Security Engineer


Bedford, MA
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Why choose between doing meaningful work and having a fulfilling life? At MITRE, you can have both. That's because MITRE people are committed to tackling our nation's toughest challengesand we're committed to the long-term well-being of our employees. MITRE is different from most technology companies. We are a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, with no commercial conflicts to influence what we do. The R&D centers we operate for the government create lasting impact in fields as diverse as cybersecurity, healthcare, aviation, defense, and enterprise transformation. We're making a difference every dayworking for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world. Our workplace reflects our values. We offer competitive benefits, exceptional professional development opportunities, and a culture of innovation that embraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility, collaboration, and career growth. If this sounds like the choice you want to make, then choose MITREand make a difference with us.

MITRE's Cyber Infrastructure Department has a need for a passionate, skilled cyber security engineer to provide support to United States Air Force (AF) and Joint Cyber missions. This position will involve working with cyber domain stakeholders to guide strategic and tactical enterprise efforts that enhance AF/DoD missions.

Key Functions:

       Identify capabilities necessary for the AF/DoD to conduct full-spectrum cyber operations.

 Generate requirements, along with supporting technical architectures, key performance parameters, and key system attributes that support defensive and offensive cyber missions.

 With virtualization and software-defined networking technologies, architect cyber resilient systems using techniques such as deception, redundancy, and non-persistence.

 Coordinate with AF entities such as the 24AF, USCYBERCOM, AFLCMC, as well as other DoD entities to support acquisition efforts.

    Required Qualifications:

     Cyber security-related or cyber operations-related domain experience

     Ability to introduce systems security engineering principles through the entire development process requirements analysis and decomposition, system design, critical design, implementation, and verification

     A demonstrated ability to drive change and create impact

    Minimum Qualifications:

    • BS and 5 years of related experience 


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