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Cyber Systems Engineer Senior Technical Specialist

Perspecta
McLean, VA 22101
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The Intelligence group provides high-end systems engineering and integration products and services, data analytics and software development to national and military intelligence customers. Serving federal agencies and the Intelligence Community for more than 50 years, the Intelligence group helps our clients meet their mission needs by providing trusted advisors, leading-edge technologies, and innovative solutions.

Responsibilities

The individual selected for this position will support the customer's Chief Architect's Programs which is responsible for elevating technical analysis functions by integrating the science and technology data environment and enabling mission management through data-driven feedback. The Chief and Deputy Chief seeks an engineer to architecture, design, implementation, and maintain a secure, customer-compliant Hybrid Cloud Architecture. The selected candidate will be charged with helping the Senior Information Officer (SIO) with "Getting to Green".

The Cyber Systems Engineer is responsible for providing feedback to design engineers and evaluates end-to-end systems and systems-oriented products through their entire life cycle. Working as expert, conducts research and evaluates technical performance of software products and overall segments and systems. Ensures products and systems comply with requirements and government information assurance and cyber security standards and practices through formal verification methods. Verifies/validates systems with specific emphasis on network operations and cyber warfare tactics, techniques, and procedures focused on the threat to information networks. Assesses performance using evaluation criteria and technical performance measures. Prepares assessments and cyber threat profiles of current and planned products based on sophisticated testing, research, and analysis. Participates in design reviews of components (hardware and software) to ensure applicability to the current system and traceability of requirements. Reviews test plans/procedures and ensures they verify/validate the requirements. Develops and maintains analytical procedures to meet changing requirements. Produces high-quality papers, presentations, recommendations, and findings for senior US government intelligence and operations officials.

Qualifications

Required skills

  • TS/SCI with poly clearance required
  • Bachelor's degree in Network Security/Engineering, Information Assurance, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a scientific or technical discipline with 12 to 15 years of experience
  • Experience with various cybersecurity related items to include ATOs, A&As, and UAM
  • Extensive knowledge and demonstrated experience in cloud-based computing environment supporting and administering cloud products & services.
  • Firm understanding leveraging SecDevOps & Agile methodologies.
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience setting up, configuring, and troubleshooting network services, equipment and devices, such as switches, routers, servers, firewalls, etc.
  • Demonstrated experience should include an in-depth knowledge of cybersecurity, cloud computing (esp. AWS) and data/ application security technologies.
  • Have an established record securing various manufactures' solutions such as Window and Linux to an enterprise level
  • Solid understanding of RBAC, hardening of an OS and required Agency documentation
  • Demonstrated experience working and interacting with other engineering groups to define, document, analyze, perform and interpret tests for products, systems or components.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply critical thinking and use investigative mindset to comprehensively conduct technical Cl review/evaluation/assessment of technology solutions
  • TS/SCI with poly clearance required

Desired skills:

  • Experience securing legacy, Hybrid and Cloud-based solutions
  • Hold an active CISSP certification

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

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