Cyber Security Engineer
Wyle - Burlington, MA
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Wyle is seeking an experienced Cyber Security Engineer to support the Command and Control Platform Information Technology (C2 PIT) Certification Authority (CA) located at Hanscom Air Force Base. The successful candidate will provide analysis of Cyber Security Engineering artifacts and Certification and Accreditation (C&A) expertise required to support the execution of all steps necessary for obtaining C2 PIT accreditations. The candidate will maintain C&A package artifacts for assigned systems as well as, assisting the program managers in developing decision briefings for the Certification Authority. This position will focus on technical assessments of program developed artifacts, test results, and the output of the risk management program for each system assessed. The candidate will be trained to conduct security assessments on special purpose information technology systems and equipment used within tactical networks. They will learn key Information Assurance and technical risk management principles through executing the Air Force C2 PIT Certification and Accreditation (C&A) process. The candidate will be experienced and successful at solving complex cyber security issues, enjoy working in a dynamic, responsive, and collaborative environment, and is dedicated to the success of our customers against advanced, persistent threats.
A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in a related discipline is required. Four (4) years of experience in cyber security and information assurance may be substituted in lieu of degree. Must hold a minimum of IAM Level I approved certification as identified in DoD 8750 or be able to attain within 6 months.
Two years of practical experience information assurance/Cyber security Engineering is required. Experience with assessment tools such as Gold Disk, eEye Retina or similar vulnerability scanning tools is required. Current experience and knowledge of the DoD Information Assurance C&A (DIACAP) process to include the DoD 8500 series, and other service specific IA requirements is preferred. Ideal candidate would have experience in the certification and accreditation (C&A) process specifically developing DIACAP and/or Platform IT documentation. Experience with Joint Programs and Interoperability is also highly desired.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of systems engineering principles, network architecture analysis, verification and validation of requirements, and understanding the risk management process is essential. Must have the ability to communicate with and distill information from technical resources during formal and informal meetings. Working knowledge of the NIST Special Pub 800-53 is also beneficial.
Applicant selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
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