Cyber Security Assessment Systems Engineer (TS/SCI w/ Polygraph) in Linthicum Heights, MD at Parsons

Date Posted: 1/14/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Ready to be part of a cutting edge growing Cyber Security project that will make a huge impact on the DOD/Intel community? This exciting role includes performing traditional System Engineering and Vulnerability research with a focus on OCO (Offensive Cyber Operations) and DCO (Defensive Cyber Operations) activities. Support assessments o large scale weapons systems and other national security operations!

Qualifications (Level 2)

  • Relevant Degree in Electrical/Computer/Software Engineering, Computer Science, Math or Information Systems
  • The System Engineer shall have minimum 8 years of experience (Degree will account for 4 years and Masters will count for additional 2 years) Additional Certifications can account for time as well
  • Systems Engineer Level 2 shall have at least two (2) years of experience as a system engineer to include experience in leading and collaborating with a broad range of organizations and groups/teams needed to accomplish the system engineering tasks.
  • An ACTIVE TS/SCI with Polygraph required

Customer Specific Requirements:

  • Familiarity with NIST SP 800-160 systems security engineering considerations for systems engineering

  • Familiarity with INCOSE defined life cycle systems engineering processes

  • Familiarity with intel ops: task, collect, process, exploit, disseminate

  • Experience with Systems Theoretic Process Analysis (STPA) or similar process

  • Knowledge of hardware, software, supply chain, systems vulnerabilities, anti-tamper and exploitation approaches

  • Experience in vulnerability discovery, and analysis tools, fuzzing tools, and dynamic system analysis

  • Proven ability to work independently to learn new technologies, techniques, processes, languages, platforms, systems

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills along with the ability to foster relationship development

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with embedded systems and RF concepts

  • Familiarity with space-based systems and/or space support ground system

  • Familiarity with DoD tactical networking

  • Experience with independent verification & validation of security requirements and capabilities

  • Familiarity with weapons system development, sustainment, and security operations

  • Knowledge of reliability and/or safety engineering methods

  • Experience incorporating systems resiliency and security engineering concepts into acquisition documents (e.g., Performance Work Statements)

  • Experience in technical evaluations of contractor proposals for systems resiliency, security, and Cyber Security considerations

  • Familiarity with NDAA 1647 Cyber Security assessments

  • Experience with Red Team assessments

Work will be performed in Annapolis Junction, Linthicum, area.

Must be eligible to obtain and maintain, or currently possess Top Secret SCI Poly clearance.

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