Cybersecurity Information System Security Engineer

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


8 - 10 years

Posted 56 days ago

Performance shall include:

  • Determines enterprise information assurance and security standards.
  • Develops and implements information assurance/security standards and procedures.
  • Coordinates, develops, and evaluates security programs for an organization. Recommends information assurance/security solutions to support customers' requirements.
  • Assists the customer in satisfying information assurance/cybersecurity requirements based upon the analysis of policy, regulations, user requirements and resource demands.
  • Applies cybersecurity risk management knowledge and expertise of government and commercial best practices to government systems.
  • Performs cybersecurity risk analysis of design requirements, contract language and provides recommendations for the development of security features for ground and space systems within the GPS architectures.
  • Performs vulnerability/risk analyses of computer systems and applications during all phases of the system development life cycle.
  • Develops and documents cybersecurity framework processes to improve the GPS Enterprise Cybersecurity program.
  • Supports the GPS Enterprise Cyber IPT administration with meeting agenda, briefings, distribution and minutes (j) Develops Responsibility, Authority and Accountability matrices to support management of cybersecurity risk reduction activities
  • Develops short and long-term goals, key activities and metrics to improve leadership communication and awareness of Cybersecurity activities for the enterprise.
  • Works with the SE&I contractor to manage the GP Enterprise Cybersecurity Roadmap and Work Plan, Cyber Integrated Master Schedule (IMS), GPS Cyber Risk Management Plan, Cyber Risk Assessment Schedule and relevant Cyber Metrics.
  • Supports GPS Enterprise Cyber Risk Assessments with planning activities, technical assessments and administrative tasks.
  • Supports the customer in developing the Cyber Threat Improvement Plan.
  • Supports the assessment and evaluation of: GPS Defensive Cyber Operations\Computer Network Defense Service Provider (CNDSP) capability implementation.
  • Coordinates Cybersecurity efforts among the GPS Enterprise.
  • Security Clearance:Current Top-Secret Clearance with SCI Eligibility
  • Experience:8 - 10 years relevant cybersecurity experience
  • Education:Bachelor's degree in a related discipline or equivalent additional experience (4 years) in cybersecurity compliance, testing or engineering
  • Certifications:Must meet position and certification requirements outlined in DoD Directive 8570.01-M for Information Assurance Technician Level 3 and Information Assurance Manager Level 3. CISSP Recommended
  • Desired:Prior Air Force Space Systems (SMC/AFSPC) acquisition, development, sustainment experience preferably within the security requirements domain
  • Experience with NIST Cybersecurity Framework
  • Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or Cybersecurity Management/Engineering a plus
  • Other Requirements:Must be familiar with security policy/manuals and the appropriate ICDs/DOD Manuals and other guiding Air Force policy documents
  • Full understanding of Risk Management Framework (RMF) and processes for system accreditation, along with legacy (DITSCAP, DIACAP) processes
  • Must have the ability to work in a dynamic environment and effectively interact with numerous DOD, military/civilian personnel and industry partners
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)
  • Possess a high degree of originality, creativity, initiative requiring minimal supervision
  • Willingness to travel to meet mission requirements for testing and collaboration with key stakeholders and development contractors supporting GPS