Senior Systems Engineer for Cyber Security Support

Annapolis Junction, MD
Jan 14, 2022
Jan 21, 2022
Full Time
Peraton OverviewPeraton 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 employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.ResponsibilitiesThe technical SETA contractor will advise and assist GPMs in System Engineering activities by applying current DoD/IC and industry best practices in Systems Engineering processes and principles. The contractor will provide security engineering and authorization services solutions using updated methodology and processes and aligning those solutions with customer Risk Management Framework (RMF) capabilities. All work is to be performed in accordance with Government, and customer organization policies, procedures, and plans.Responsibilities include:Assist in the creation of long term plans and capturing of requirements needed to improve upon customer RMF authorization services to include reoccurring cyber security routinely identified by the customer OIG.Support efforts to improve the processes and capabilities for oversight, management and compliance status of COA3s, User Activity Monitoring (UAM), Data Transfer Agency (DTA) capabilities, PRIVAC modernization, Vulnerability Management and similar cyber security compliance related focus areas that routinely get identified by the OIG for improvement.Track and aid in managing to resolution all organization related audit and inspection findings. Help to anticipate and identify problem areas that are most likely to be a problem during future audits and inspections.QualificationsIndividual Capabilities/Experience Required:A Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, or a related discipline and at least 20 years of systems engineering experience. A Masters or PhD Degree may be substituted for two years of experience. Note: a High School Diploma or GED plus 24 years of systems engineering experience would also be acceptable.Excellent oral and written communications skills.Position requires TS/SCI clearance with polygraphIndividual Capabilities/Experience Desired:Experience in cyber security principles, system security authorizations, and Risk Management Framework processes and capabilities.A broad experience in systems engineering disciplines, system integration, project management, architecture development, mission use case and thread analysis.A demonstrated ability to work constructively and successfully with diverse stakeholders to resolve mission and technical issues.Self-starter, with high attention to detail, and be proficient with Microsoft Office tools, especially Microsoft Excel.#LI-JE1For Colorado ResidentsColorado Salary Minimum: $111,217.60Colorado Salary Maximum:$237,744.00The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position, and is just one component of Peraton's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and program-specific awards. In addition, Peraton provides a variety of benefits to employees.

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