Cybersecurity Engineer - Testing in Boise, ID

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Perspecta   •  

Boise, ID 83702

Industry: Aerospace & Defense

  •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 56 days ago

Business Group Highlights


Defense


The Defense group supports the Department of Defense (DoD) mission to keep our homeland and its citizens safe. We provide solutions to improve the Nation's defense by providing software, systems engineering, IT, training and logistics and fleet management solutions.


Responsibilities


Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. Were a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselvesto respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers. Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many waysnot only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter. Perspecta's talented and robust workforce14,000 strong'stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an impact together.


Perspecta has an immediate need for a Cybersecurity Engineer - Testing in the Boise, ID area.





Perform, or review, technical security assessments of computing environments to identify points of vulnerability, non-compliance with established IA standards and regulations, and recommend mitigation strategies. Validate and verify system security requirements definitions and analysis and establishes system security designs. Design, develop, implement and/or integrate IA and security systems and system components including those for networking, computing, and enclave environments to include those with multiple enclaves and with differing data protection/classification requirements. Build IA into systems deployed to operational environments. Assist architects and systems developers in the identification and implementation of appropriate information security functionality to ensure uniform application security policy and enterprise solutions. Support the building of security architectures. Enforce the design and implementation of trusted relations among external systems and architectures. Assess and mitigate system security threats/risks throughout the program life cycle. Contribute to the security planning, assessment, risk analysis, risk management, certification and awareness activities for system and networking operations.


Qualifications


EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE


High School Diploma/GED plus 12 years of relevant experience, or Associates Degree plus 10 years relevant experience, or Bachelor's Degree with 8 years relevant experience, or Master's Degree with 6 years relevant experience, or PHD with 4 years relevant experience.


Secret Security clearance is required


KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS


Exceptionally Complex - researches and evaluates new concepts and processes to improve performance. Analyzes cross-functional problem sets, identifies root causes and resolves issues. Assists more junior level technicians, specialists, and managers in their activities. Can perform all tasks of lower level technicians, specialists, and/or managers.


Leadership/ Management - Works individually, actively participates on integrated teams, and leads multiple tasks, projects or teams. Oversees and monitors performance, and when required, takes steps to resolve issues.


Directs multiple teams through to project completion. Provides guidance and direction to lower level technicians, specialists, and managers.


DoD 8570 compliance or information assurance certification commensurate with technical objectives and services required within the task order Applicable software or hardware training and certifications commensurate with the technical objectives, services required, and IT environment specified within the task order.


Working knowledge of DoD Test processes. Coordinates with customer test team(s) to conduct Development and Operational testing, and reviews applicable Test & Evaluation documents/reports to ensure completeness and accuracy


Understanding of DoD A&A process. Works with Cybersecurity team to successfully conduct and report security testing for multiple environments


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