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Specialist, Information Security Systems Engineering

Greenville, TX 75401

Job Title: System Integration & Test - 2

Job Code:IMS20202702-42105

Job Location:Greenville, TX

Job Description:  

Applies current systems security engineering methods, practices and technologies to the architecture, design, development, evaluation and integration of systems and networks to maintain system security. Works closely with Government customers to ensure that the security protection needs, concerns and requirements are defined and implemented with appropriate fidelity and rigor, early and in a sustainable manner throughout the life cycle of system that will allow for the security assessment and authorization of the system of interest. Works with systems developers or commercial product vendors in the design and evaluation of state-of-the-art secure systems, networks, and database products. Uses methods such as encryption technology, vulnerability analysis and security management. Responsible for integration of multiple methods into a cohesive system security boundary and environment and the policies and procedures necessary to continuously monitor and maintain such an environment. Will prepare assessment and authorization documentation, using multiple standards such as Risk Management Framework (RMF), Joint Special Access Implementation Guide (JSIG), DSS Assessment and Authorization Process Manual (DAAPM) and Common Criteria to achieve security authorization of supported systems. Maintains awareness of the most recent system security policies and directives to assist Systems Engineers, Project Engineers, other Information System Security Engineers, and Program Management with the analysis of user and system requirements and constraints.  Represents program system security needs, concerns and requirements at customer meetings.  

Candidate must be willing to work a flexible job schedule to include off-shift work and occasional overtime.  

Requires proficient knowledge of job area typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience. May have practical knowledge of project management. Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 4 years of prior relevant experience or 2 years post-Secondary/ Associates Degree and a minimum of 8 years of prior related experience. Graduate Degree and a minimum of 2 years of prior related experience.  

  • Risk Management Framework experience for Information Systems (IS) is a must
  • Security Engineering with assessment and authorization experience required. 
  • Well versed in NIST 800-53r4 standards.
  • Familiarity with RMF for Platform Information Technology (PIT) a plus.
  • Experience with XACTA desired
  • Experience with systems integration is desired. 
  • Experience hardening Linux- and Windows-based operating systems desired.
  • Requirements management experience is highly desirable
  • Sets highest ethical standards for self and others.
  • Other duties as assigned.


    Candidate should hold a current DOD Approved Baseline Certification at the IAT II level to include:  

    • CCNA Security
    • CySA+/CSA+
    • GICSP
    • GSEC
    • Security+ CE
    • CND
    • SSCP

      Position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a clearance at the TS/SCI level. Active Secret security clearance required. Active Top Secret security clearance with access to SCI desired.  


Posted: 2020-05-18 Expires: 2020-06-17

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