Information System Security Engineer - 2043

Lexington Park, MD
Oct 14, 2019
Oct 19, 2019
Engineering, Security
Full Time
Clearance Required:


Education Required:


US Citizenship:


The MIL Corporation is now hiring!

Let your imagination take flight supporting the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD). Looking to find work that stimulates your mind, challenges your skills, and satisfies your curiosity? MIL currently holds several multi-year contracts with NAWCAD in the areas of Cyber, C5ISR, and Information Technology systems.

The MIL Corporation is seeking an Information System Security Engineer to support a Federal Government client at our St. Inigoes, MD location. The Information System Security Engineer will apply systems engineering principles to investigate, analyze, plan, implement, test, and/or evaluate mobile communications systems.

Key Duties
  • Apply systems engineering principles, and review and prepare engineering and technical analyses reports, change proposals, systems specifications, test procedures, planning documents, operational concepts, and other technical documentation associated with initiating an In-Service Engineering Activity for these systems
  • Develop technical solutions to problems, implement enhancements and upgrade system architectures
  • Update and assess compliance of system Authority to Operate (ATO) packages
  • Provide information security expertise to system development teams throughout the System Engineering Life-cycle process
  • Ensure Plan of Action & Milestone (POA&M) reports are maintained and that security vulnerabilities are tracked and remediated
  • Define system security requirements, assess system security architecture designs, and support the development and sustainment of an Enterprise Risk Management Framework (RMF Accreditation package throughout all lifecycle phases
  • Conduct certification and testing in accordance with the Risk Management Framework (RMF) and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) policy; identify deficiencies and provide recommendations of risk mitigation to customer

Required Qualifications
  • HS/GED
  • Security + certification
  • 5 years of systems engineering experience
  • Minimum of one (1) year of direct experience with government IT systems information assurance activities.
  • Minimum of one (1) years of direct experience with government IT and/or network systems support.
  • Solid working knowledge of system engineering and system architecture principles
  • Knowledge of communication systems, sensor systems, LAN/WAN network architecture, network topology and protocols
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Problem-solving ability
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Some travel required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

All applicants for this position must possess a Secret Clearance; please note that the clearance process takes into account financial background aspects.

Why MIL?
MIL is a dynamic workforce of industry professionals who deliver world-class solutions in cyber, engineering, financial management, and information technology - and we are looking for candidates like you. Whether you're fresh out of college or the military or well into your professional services career, MIL has great job opportunities that might be right for you.

Here at The MIL Corporation, we pride ourselves on the family-like environment instilled amongst our team. Our employees love working here, and it truly shows through our various recognitions & awards. Last year alone, we earned:
  • 2018 Great Place to Work®: Best Place to Work for Diversity
  • 2018 Great Place to Work®: Best Small & Medium Workplaces
  • 2018 Workplaces Award, The Washington Post (Washington, D.C.)
  • 2018, Above & Beyond Award, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), Department of Defense

Whether your goal is to help defend our country through the cyber efforts of the Department of Defense or ensure proper financial management/accountability with the Department of State, The MIL Corporation welcomes you. Become aa part of something greater, where you, the people, make the difference.

The MIL Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. #CB #CJP

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