Sr CDS Security Engineer I (109715BR)

  • Raytheon
  • Aurora, Colorado, United States
  • 02/19/2018

Job Description

Would you like to work in a collaborative environment at a state of the art facility in Colorado? Then join our Raytheon team of engineers solving problems that make the world a safer place and help to secure our great nation! Come support those who provide us with all the freedoms we enjoy.

Our facility in Aurora, CO offers amenities that create work and life balance. On site we have a 24/7 fitness facility, health center, cafeteria, collaboration rooms and dynamic break areas for easy conversation and socialization. Additionally, we provide employee appreciation lunches, bonus opportunities, and great benefits that include medical, dental, vision, 401K match, flexible work schedule - just to name a few. Click here to view a brief video and learn more:

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) has an immediate opening for a security engineer. The qualified candidate will configure cross domain solution (CDS) implementations, conduct security testing, analyze test results, and develop risk assessment reports. The candidate will support the team that conducts security engineering and federal security compliance activities during the operation and maintenance of the GPS-OCX systems – the ground station for the next generation GPS constellation. This position requires US Citizenship and a current Secret clearance.

Note: Candidates with a current US Government Secret Security Clearance (or higher) are eligible for a $10,000 sign on bonus if the clearance is confirmed and the candidate is hired by Raytheon

  • Implementing and configuring CDS using Forcepoint/Raytheon High Speed Guards (HSG)
  • Providing support for technical implementation of security solutions comprised of COTS, FOSS, and custom products
  • Evaluating deployed security solutions comprised of COTS and custom products
  • Preparing for, supporting and/or leading security test & evaluation activities for verification of security related requirements
  • Applying knowledge of current IA policies and best practices to support the architecture and design of secure solutions to customer needs and requirements
  • Reviewing and documenting compliance with security directive assessments
  • Preparing for, writing, and presenting trade studies, cost benefit analyses, reports and briefings as required
Required Skills:
  • Demonstrable in-depth expertise with Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) systems administration
  • Existing US Government Secret security clearance US Citizenship
  • Experience on cyber security engineering projects and programs for U.S. Government and/or commercial clients.
  • 4 years of technical experience in cyber security to include best practices/methodologies, technologies, system design, and/or experience in an operational environment
  • Strong understanding of cybersecurity architecture designs
  • Ability to work collaboratively across traditional engineering disciplines.
  • Must be a self-starter capable of multitasking and efficient time management in a dynamic environment with minimal supervision
  • Practical experience with hardening IT systems to be verifiably compliant with STIG guidelines
  • Ability and willingness to work flexible hours, including overtime, with short notification
  • DoD 8570 IAT Level II Certification (Current Security+ certification)
  • Experience with one or more of the following:
    • Linux systems administration
    • Windows system administration
    • COTS product security
    • Use of Nessus and/or Security Center vulnerability assessment tools
    • Operating System hardening
    • Vulnerability Assessment documentation (tool findings review, mitigation/justification)
Desired Skills:
  • Experience with and technical knowledge of satellite ground systems, including hardware, software, and communications architecture
  • CISSP certification
  • Six Sigma certification

Required Education:
Requires a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and 4 years of related work experience or 12 years of related work experience in lieu of a degree Bachelor’s Degree in an Engineering Discipline

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services delivers innovative technology to make the world a safer place. Our expertise in cyber, analytics and automation allow us to reach beyond what others think is possible to underpin national security and give our global customers unique solutions to solve the most pressing modern challenges -- from the cyber domain to automated operations, and from intelligent transportation solutions to creating clear insight from large volumes of data. IIS operates at nearly 550 sites in 80 countries, and is headquartered in Dulles, Virginia. The business area generated approximately $6 billion in 2016 revenues. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business. Security Clearance: Secret - Current Relocation Eligible: Yes Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cyber, Security, Systems Engineering, Warfighter Support Services, Engineering, All JBRaytheon ICJBMeta