Cyber Solutions - Information Systems Security Engineer
Woburn, Massachusetts, Marlborough, Massachusetts, Tewksbury, Massachusetts
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SADID is the central focus for Mission Systems Integration activities within IDS.SADID provides requirements definition and design at the system, subsystem and component level every day in a collaborative environment which is characterized by respect for the individual, problem solving in a team setting, consensus oriented solutions, and results based recognition. Supporting this mission are teams providing domain expertise and creative solutions in surveillance, naval and missile defense based radar system design, sonar and undersea sensor system design, integrated air and missile defense systems engineering, command and control/battle management system design, combat system and platform architecture design and integration, operational analysis and simulation modeling research and development, software intensive system engineering, cyber solutions and algorithm development for signal processing, tracking and discrimination systems.
This department aligns with Raytheon and Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) overall strategy to Extend Branded Solutions Globally by expanding strategic relationships and growth opportunities.As a result, Cyber Security is embedded into our major strategic programs, key pursuits, and product solutions. The Raytheon IDS - Cyber Solutions and Integration Department (CSI) Department is within the Systems Architecture Design and Integration Directorate (SADID)
The Cyber Solutions - Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE) will support emerging and existing programs in defining, architecting and implementing systems protection solutions and requirements.
Duties will include, but are not limited to:
Defining and developing cybersecurity requirements, design and architecture artifacts, strategy, plans, and policies
Defining cyber design solutions, providing guidance and direction related to security technologies
Performing analysis on cybersecurity collected data and test results
Performing and/or providing guidance and oversight on vulnerability assessments; defining, negotiating, and executing Certification and Accreditation (C&A) programs
Identifying and implementing cybersecurity design and preparing and maintaining engineering and security related documentation.
Collaborating with program and engineering disciplines and ensuring the cybersecurity solution alternatives
Conducting cybersecurity audits to ensure appropriate implementation and compliance of the security posture
Defining security development and test efforts implementation of security controls of networking devices, databases, operating systems, and hardware and software components
Conducting technical and nontechnical trade studies, analysis, reviews to identify.
Minimum of 2 years of experience in the field of engineering or related technical discipline
Experience and interest in Information Assurance/Cyber Engineering requirements, determination, development, and implementation
Experience in security systems engineering involving various computer hardware and software operating system and application solutions in both a stand-alone and in LAN/WAN configurations
Experience with IA vulnerability testing and related network and system test tools; e.g., Retina, NMap, Nessus, Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP)
Experience with information security toolset including anti-virus, Vulnerability Assessment, HIDS/ NIDS
Active DoD Security Clearance (U.S. Citizenship status is required) or obtain within 1 year from start date.
Experience with network and system security administration, including operating system security configuration and account management best practices for UNIX (HP-UX & Solaris), MS Windows, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, and CISCO system.
Ability to organize, multi-task and prioritize tasks in a fast paced, deadline driven environment.
Familiar with NIST Risk Management Framework as described in NIST Special Publication 800-37
Security related Network (e.g., Cisco) and Operating Systems (e.g., Solaris) certification or training
Active DoD Secret Clearance or greater
Required Education (including Major):
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Science, Mathematics or related discipline.
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Business Unit Profile
Headquartered in Tewksbury, Massachusetts, IDS has 32 locations around the world. Its broad portfolio of weapons, sensors and integration systems supports its customer base across multiple mission areas, including air and missile defense systems; missile defense radars; early warning radars; naval ship operating systems; C5ITM products and services; and other advanced technologies. IDS provides affordable, integrated solutions to a broad international and domestic customer base, including the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, the U.S. Armed Forces and the Department of Homeland Security.
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Work / Life Balance
Raytheon supports a variety of flexible work arrangements including compressed work weeks, flextime, job sharing, 9/80, reduced hours and telecommuting.
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Paid Time Off
Accrue paid time off monthly. Receive 10-12 holidays per year with some locations shutting down the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day.
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Raytheon offers all eligible employees up to three weeks paid parental leave for the birth or adoption of a child (separate from paid maternity leave or Family & Medical Leave Act).