Job Description :
Anti Tamper (AT) support engineer, providing technical and security support for Special Access Program.
Program duties include AT requirements development, specification, and maintenance, AT technique implementation, design support, hands-on test and integration, system integration support, formal subsystem and system V&V.
Customer interaction will include reviews, working groups, periodic telecoms, V&V and integration events. Position offers excellent opportunity to learn the AT discipline end-to-end, tasks will be guided by Subject Matter Experts (SMEs).
A Systems Engineer performing the System Analyses function seeks to strongly influence the inherent system performance capabilities and feature sets of an objective system through definition of design challenges and risks, compliant architectural design, performance analyses of critical requirements, performance/cost trade studies, and participation in the requirements flow down process.
Skills related to open system architecture design and partitioning, system functionality definition including system states and modes, and design features related to anti-tamper and cyber security are of considerable value.
Model based systems engineering and end-to-end performance simulations are required in order to simulate the impact of requirements changes and defined environmental changes upon system performance and systems behaviors.
Anti-tamper experience including experience related to secure software boot and crypto key handling is sought. Cybersecurity experience dealing with threat identification, defensive measures, optimal system architecture, as well as threat eradication is also of considerable interest.
Candidate must possess a Secret clearance (or higher) and a current 5 year background check; Systems Requirements generation and maintenance; Systems verification. DOORS experience.
Knowledge of AT process and activities. Integration and Test experience at the subsystem and system level. Functional Configuration Audit experience.