Senior Information Assurance Engineer / Cyber Security

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17
Grand Prairie, TX
5 - 7 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17

Job Description :

Lockheed Martin is seeking a Sr. Information Assurance Engineer for a position in Grand Prairie, TX to apply cybersecurity policies, principles, and practices in the delivery of all DOD technology solutions.

Duties include:

  • Develops recommendations and courses of action to solve complex embedded cybersecurity problems
  • Participates as a security engineering representative on engineering teams for the design, development, implementations and/or integration of DOD tactical systems
  • Identifies security risks, threats and vulnerabilities of networks, systems, applications and new technology initiatives
  • Assists architects and system developers in the identification and implementation of appropriate cybersecurity functionality to ensure uniform application of DOD security policy
  • Applies system security engineering expertise in one or more of the following domains: system security design process; engineering life cycle; cross domain solutions; cryptography; identification; authentication; and authorization; system integration; risk management; intrusion detection; auditing; certification and accreditation process; security verification testing
  • Prepares all Risk Management Framework (RMF) artifacts required of the contractor (and system owner, if required) to achieve Authority to Operate
  • Enforces the design and implementation of trusted relations among external systems and architectures
  • Assesses and mitigates system security threats / risks throughout the program life cycle
  • Designs perimeter defense systems including intrusion detection systems, firewalls, sensors, etc.
  • Establishes a protective net of layered defenses to prevent, detect, and eradicate threats
  • Monitors and evaluates the effectiveness of cyber security procedures and safeguards to ensure they provide the intended level of protection

Basic Qualifications

  • Must have a Secret clearance
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline, such as Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or Computer Engineering
  • Experience with DOD systems
  • 5 – 10 years of systems engineering experience supporting technical programs
  • Experience applying DIACAP or RMF to DoD PIT or IS weapons systems
  • Excellent writing skills and ability to communicate effectively
  • Experience evaluating security components against their ability to resist threats in their intended environment
  • Embedded systems domain experience
  • Experience with vulnerability scanning and traffic sniffing
  • DoD 8570 approved baseline certification for IAT Level II

Desired skills

  • Program protection/System security engineering lead experience on a DoD program of record
  • Domain experience in areas such as hardware design, software design, penetration testing, encryption, networks, RTOS, cross domain solutions
  • Experience with fuzzers, exploitation tools, forensics and reverse engineering tools

  • DoD 8570 approved baseline certification for IAT Level II (IE CompTIA Security+, GSEC SSCP, CCNA-Security)

  • DoD 8570 approved baseline certification for IAM Level III (IE CISSP, GSLC (GIAC Security Leadership Certification), (CISM)

  • DoD 8570 approved baseline certification for IASAE Level III (IE, CISSP, CISSP-ISSEP (Advanced CISSP Certification), CISSP-ISSAP (Advanced CISSP Certification) , GSLC (GIAC Security Leadership Certification)


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