Principal Systems Engineer

Annandale, VA
Oct 03, 2021
Oct 18, 2021
Full Time
Raytheon Technologies is supporting a US Government customer on a large mission critical development and sustainment program to design, build, deliver, and operate a network operations environment with new cyber capabilities to address emerging threats. Raytheon Cybersecurity and Special Mission (CSM) is seeking a Principal Systems Engineer to collaborate with the Customer's SE&I team to assess architectures and requirements, to develop derived requirements and systems engineering artifacts, and to guide Agile scrum teams in the development of advanced cybersecurity capabilities.Responsibilities Include:Providing Systems Engineering expertise and leadership in support of a large cybersecurity systemAssisting the Chief Engineer and the Development teams in the development, integration, and testing of advanced leading-edge cybersecurity capabilitiesCollaborating within Agile Scrum teams as a key contributor responsible for the system design and implementation of advanced cybersecurity capabilitiesInterfacing directly with the Customer, stakeholders, and end-users regarding capability architectures, requirements, use cases, and stories to derive, develop and decompose next-cycle updates and specificationsSupporting risk assessments and developing risk mitigation countermeasuresConducting trade studies to determine improvements to system capabilities and system delivery processes (hardware, software, architecture, automated deployments, training).Required Skills:Must be a US CitizenActive Top Secret (TS) clearance. Must be able to obtain a TS/SCI clearanceMust be able to obtain DHS Suitability8+ years of directly relevant systems engineering experience such as allocation of hardware and software requirements, development of use cases and stories, interface definition, and systems integration & testExperience with and technical understanding of cybersecurity attack-mitigation techniques and cybersecurity architecturesExperience with Systems Engineering Lifecycle (SELC) processes and practices, Change Management practices, requirements management, traceability, and associated toolsPossesses or quickly develops a comprehensive understanding of Government Information Security policies, regulations, and guidelinesMust be able to work collaboratively across agencies and physical locations.Knowledge and experience with Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) or similar lean Agile frameworkAgile Systems Engineering and/or development experienceDevSecOps or DevOps experienceDesired Skills:Experience and/or familiarity with architectural views including operational, technical standards, and system/services views and business, data, applications, and technology architectures using applicable standards (eg, DODAF, FEAF)Experience and/or familiarity with software and system lifecycle methodologies, (eg ISO, CMMI, ITIL, Agile, SAFe)Experience with requirements management tools (DOORS preferred)Experience and/or familiarity of the Risk Management Framework (RMF) and security and privacy controls (NIST 800-37 and NIST 800-53)DHS experience.Required Education:BS Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, OR a related field. Two years of related work experience may be substituted for each year of degree level education.Desired Certifications:DoD 8570.1 IAT Level IICertified Systems Engineering Professional (CSEP)SAFe certification (SA, SP, SSM/SASM, RTE, POPM, SPD, ASE, or SPC)#RIScyberDOMinoIIS186555Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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