Cybersecurity Engineer- Patriot Tactical Software

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tewksbury, MA 01876
We have an opportunity for a Software Engineer II within the Patriot Tactical Software Department in Tewksbury Massachusetts. The Patriot Tactical Software Departments mission is to provide world class software for Patriot, the world's pre-eminent air defense system. Patriot is the world's pre-eminent air defense system, and we are currently searching for a candidate to work with the Patriot Cybersecurity / Information Assurance team. As part of this team you will support definition of security architecture, requirements, design and implementation as well as Cyber resiliency and threat awareness.

Job Description:
The successful candidate will be a Cybersecurity / Information Assurance Engineer Software Engineer II supporting Patriot programs in defining, architecting and implementing security protection solutions and requirements.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Defining security requirements and design solutions, providing guidance and direction related to security technologies.
  • Performing analysis on security collected data and test results
  • Identifying and implementing security design and preparing and maintaining engineering and security related documentation.
  • Defining and developing cybersecurity requirements, design, and architecture artifacts, strategy, plans, and policies.
  • Perform and/or provide guidance and oversight on vulnerability assessments; defining, negotiating, and executing Assessment and Authorization (A&A) events.
  • Collaborating with program and engineering disciplines and ensuring cybersecurity solution alternatives.
  • Conduct cybersecurity audits to ensure appropriate implementation and compliance of the security posture.
  • Define security development and test efforts implementation of security controls of networking devices, databases, operating systems, and hardware and software components.
  • Conducting technical and nontechnical trade studies, analysis, reviews identify.

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as within one year of employment.

Required Skills:
  • Minimum 2+ years of technical (hands-on) experience related to Information Assurance/Cybersecurity requirement determination, development, and implementation.
  • U.S. Citizenship required
  • Bachelors degree in Engineering or related technical field

Desired Qualifications:
  • Experience with security features and/or vulnerability of various operating systems as defined by NSA, NIST, DISA (STIGs) and USCYBERCOM.
  • Experience in security engineering involving various computer hardware and software operating system and application solutions in both a stand-alone and in LAN/WAN configurations.
  • Experience with network and system security administration, including operating system security configuration and account management best practices for MS Windows, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, and CISCO systems.
  • DoDI 8570.01-M IAT Level-III Compliant Certification
  • Familiar with NIST Risk Management Framework as described in NIST Special Publication 800-37.
  • Familiar with Program Protection Plan (PPP) required by DoDI 5000.2 and DoDI 5200.39.
  • Experience with IA vulnerability testing related network and system test tools (e.g. ACAS, Retina, Nessus, SCAP).
  • Experience working U.S. Government contract proposals as an Information Assurance Engineer subject matter expert.
  • Security related Network (e.g. Cisco) and Operating System certification or training.
  • Self-starter requiring limited direction and supervision.
  • Ability to support periodic travel.
  • Experience implementing DoD and Federal IA Assessment and Authorization (A&A) processes, IA controls and developing and maintaining associated documentation.



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Cybersecurity Engineer- Patriot Tactical Software

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tewksbury, MA 01876

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