Information System Security Engineer

Confidential Company  •  Lexington, MA

5 - 7 years experience  •  IT Consulting/Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/27/17
Confidential Company
Lexington, MA
5 - 7 years experience
IT Consulting/Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/27/17

Job Title: Information System Security Engineer

Job Location: Lexington, MA

Overview: Abacus Technology is seeking an Information System Security Engineer (ISSE) to support all aspects of acquisition, system engineering reviews, and milestone entrance/exit criteria for the Command, Control, Communication, Intelligence and Networks (C3I&N) Directorate under the ETASS program at Hanscom AFB.  This is a full-time position.

Major Duties & Responsibilities: Capture and refine information security requirements and ensure that the requirements are effectively integrated into information technology component products and information systems through purposeful security architecting, design, development, and configuration.  Function as an integral part of the development team to include designing and developing organizational information systems or upgrading legacy systems.  Employ best practices when implementing security controls within an information system including; software engineering methodologies, system/securityengineering principles, secure design, secure architecture, and secure coding techniques.  Coordinate security-related activities with information security architects, senior information security officers, information system owners, common control providers, and information system security officers.

Qualifications:5+ years experience with cybersecurity, information assurance, and certification and accreditation.  Bachelor’s degree in a related field.  Must be Security+ certified and hold a computing environment certification in accordance with DoD 8570 requirements.  Experience in the development of both common user and special purpose command and control/information systems with increasing responsibilities in the scope and magnitude of the systems for which solutions have been implemented.  Understanding of security policy advocated by the U.S. Government including Department of Defense and appropriate civil agencies, e.g., NIST.  Must be a US Citizen.

Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information

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