Deputy Program Manager

Mclean, VA
Feb 21, 2021
Feb 25, 2021
Full Time
Job Description Raytheon Technologies is supporting a US Government customer to provide support for onsite incident response to civilian Government agencies and critical asset owners who experience cyber-attacks, providing immediate investigation and resolution. Contract personnel perform investigations to characterize of the severity of breaches, develop mitigation plans, and assist with the restoration of services. Raytheon Intelligence & Space (RIS) is seeking a Cyber Operations Manager to support this effort. The Cyber Operations Manager assists the program manager in managing the day-to-day operations and cybersecurity projects for incident management, cyber forensics analysis, and cyber architecture assessments in support of the DHS Engagement Support Services for Hunt and Incident Response Teams contract. The Cyber Operations Manager provides integrated solutions and services for onsite incident response, host-based systems and digital forensics analysis, network-based analysis support, and cybersecurity architecture assessments. The Cyber Operations manager supports planning, direction, coordination, and control necessary to accomplish all ESS hunt, incident response, and assessment operations defined in the ESS Statement of Work, monitoring the progress of contract performance and ensuring the provision of quality and timely deliverables required by the contract. Responsibilities include : * Directs application of cybersecurity concepts for the detection and defense of intrusions into small, and large-scale IT networks across incident management, host based analysis, network based analysis, and cybersecurity assessment functions * Directs operations and projects for assessing cybersecurity enterprise architectures, network topologies, and network device configurations to identify critical security concerns * Designs and implements technical surge support solutions that integrate incident response, host based analysis, network based analysis, and architecture assessment functions * Coordinates across contract teams to develop approaches and solutions across incident management, host based analysis, network based analysis, and cybersecurity assessment functions to produce solutions that are imaginative, thorough, practicable, and consistent with organizational objectives * Directs creation of network security best practice recommendations to identify critical security concerns from an architecture perspective (eg, external internet traffic bypassing firewall boundary) and a network device configuration perspective (eg, default administrator account on a network device) * Oversees technical assistance services related to digital evidence matters, forensic investigative techniques, and enterprise-wide Computer Network Defense * Oversees cybersecurity analyst performance management, to include coordinating cross training, cyber analyst skills assessments, and coaching and mentoring standards * Works under only general direction, thinks independently, and demonstrates superior written and oral communications skills Required Skills/Qualifications: - Must be a US Citizen - Must have active TS/SCI clearance - Must be able to obtain DHS Suitability - Demonstrated experience as the primary interface with US government customers for all operations; including demonstrating strong customer focused leadership competency with ability to partner and instill a customer-focused attitude within the workforce and encourage the power of ideas as a cornerstone of innovation which pervades the program - Experience in a broad range of cybersecurity and technology disciplines such as Information Systems Architecture, Host Systems Analysis, Enterprise Architecture, Systems Implementation, Information Systems Integration, Software Development Methodologies, Security Engineering, and Network Systems Management - Demonstrated ability to provide input to hardware (COTS/GOTS/capacity/etc) recommendations, including support for Technology Insertion - Familiarity with agile software and system lifecycle methodologies (eg ISO, CMMI, ITIL); ITILv3 certification highly desired Desired Skills: - Program and project management experience - Three (3) or more years of experience in cyber security or information assurance, including one or more of the following is required: standard practices, methodologies, technologies, application design, and operational environment. - Experience developing system performance, availability, scalability, manageability and security solutions and defining metrics for mid-to-large scale programs - Cyber or IT operational background is highly desired, such as experience with one or more of the following: Incident response Host Based Forensics Analysis Network Based Forensics Analysis Identification and Authentication schemes Lab Management Security engineering - Experience in establishing the processes, procedures and environments to swiftly engrain these transformational processes (Autom