BAE Systems is looking for a Cybersecurity/Information Assurance Engineer. The qualified candidate will be working on the security engineering team supporting engineering activities in a rapid development environment to support the specification, development, and application of computer security technologies, cybersecurity and information assurance management techniques to DOD and Intelligence Community systems.
Tasks may include:
Supporting Assessment and Authorization activities for DoD and Intelligence Systems in accordance with Risk Management Framework (RMF) and ICD-503 guidelines
Supporting the development of system security plans including, security concepts of operation, risk management matrix, security control traceability matrix, security test procedures, and plan of action and milestones
Conducting system patching and hardening activities
Conducting vulnerability assessments to validate system compliance with DISA Security Technical Information Guidelines (STIGS)
Supporting static code scans and dynamic code scans to detect software vulnerabilities
Supporting security test events to achieve accreditation milestones
This position may require business travel to customer locations in support of product demonstrations, software installation, and system testing.
Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
Required Skills and Education
US Citizenship and ability to be granted a security clearance by the Federal Government
Team player with a proactive attitude and the ability to be productive in a dynamic/collaborative environment
Strong oral and written communications skills
Motivated self-starter with good problem solving skills, judgment, and analytical capability
Technical documentation development
Ability to assist with other traditional systems engineering tasks such as CONOPS, requirements, and systems level testing
Preferred Skills and Education
CompTIA Security + certification or equivalent certification
Experience with national Cybersecurity policies, IA standard security principles, standards and industry best practices
Experience in DoD or Intelligence Community assessment and authorization processes and procedures
Experience with DISA STIGs and/or IAVA compliance hardening
Experience conducting vulnerability scans and vulnerability remediation
About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.
The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel.