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Cyber Systems Engineer Senior Technical Specialist

Chantilly, VA 20151
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Responsibilities

The individual selected for this position will support the Sponsor's organization responsible for coordinating secure Internet capabilities for mission. This includes providing leadership, direction and contribution to a cyber security team. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Working as an expert, conducts research and evaluates technical performance of software products and overall segments and systems
  • Provide feedback to design engineers and evaluates end-to-end systems and systems-oriented products through formal verification methods
  • Ensure products and systems comply with requirements and government 1CD 503 and cyber security standards and practices through formal testing and control gates
  • Verify/validate systems with specific emphasis on network operations and cyber warfare tactics, techniques, and procedures focused on the threat to information networks. Assesses performance using evaluation criteria and technical performance measures
  • Identify deficiencies/weaknesses discovered in internet systems and recommend corrective actions to address identified vulnerabilities and non-compliance of systems, including infrastructure
  • Develop and maintain A&A documentation (SSP, Security Test Procedures, Security Controls Traceability Matrix, etc.) and conduct periodic reviews to ensure compliance throughout implementation
  • Provide inputs to or create PMO deliverables to include documentation, briefings, summary reports, status reports, cost and schedule estimates, demonstrations, proofs of concept, and pilots
  • Prepares assessments and cyber threat profiles of current and planned products based on sophisticated testing, research, and analysis
  • Participates in design reviews of components {hardware and software} to ensure
  • applicability to the current system and traceability of requirements
  • Reviews test plans/procedures and ensures they verify/validate the requirements
  • Develop and maintain analytical procedures to meet changing requirements
  • Produce high-quality papers, presentations, recommendations, and findings for Government management and stakeholders

Qualifications

  • Ability to convey technical information to non-technical individuals
  • Ability to work in a dynamic and challenging environment
  • Strong oral and written communications and interpersonal skills
  • Experience working with Xacta 360
  • Experience working with scanning tools
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and work independently; self-starter
  • A Bachelor's degree (or equivalent experience) in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or a scientific or technical discipline.
  • 3 years in IC

Desired

  • Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) Certification.
  • Government Security Engineer Certification (GSEC) Certification.

Education-

BS 12-15, MS 10-13. Phd 10+

Clearance- TS/SCI W/POLY


About Peraton

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.

As a government contractor, Peraton abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).

Industry

  • Information Technology

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Posted: 2021-05-11 Expires: 2021-06-09

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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