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Sierra Nevada Corporation | SNC Sierra Nevada Corporation | SNC

Systems Security Engineer II - Contract

  •  Posted 7 Days Ago
  •   Full time
  •  Centennial, CO
  •  R0009080

We are seeking a Systems Security Engineer with a Bachelor's degree in Systems Security, Network Engineering, Information Technology, or a related Engineering field and at least 3 years of related experience. In this challenging, fast-paced environment, you'll have the opportunity to apply your knowledge and experience to design and create the most groundbreaking aerospace and defense technologies - those that exist today and those that will shape tomorrow. What to look forward to: As a Systems Security Engineer, you will be using your skills and expertise to design, test, and implement our secure operating systems, networks, security monitoring, and tuning. You'll be responsible for the management of our IT security systems and applications, incident response, digital forensics, loss prevention, and eDiscovery actions, conducting risk and vulnerability assessments, and developing and implementing security controls. You'll research, evaluate, and recommend new security tools, techniques, and technologies in alignment with our IT security strategy and introduce them to the enterprise.

At SNC’s ISR, Aviation and Security (IAS) team we are a leading manned and unmanned aircraft systems integrator for high-performance intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, and aviation systems. IAS tailors solutions to customer cost, performance, and schedule requirements and designs to consistently exceed expectations and provide a turnkey approach to enable our customers to focus on their mission. Learn more about IAS

Must-haves:

  • Bachelor's degree in Systems Security, Network Engineering, Information Technology, or related Engineering discipline and at least 3 years of relevant experience
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a Secret U.S. Security Clearance required
  • Strong documentation skills

Preferred:

  • ISSM CAP, CISSP, or CISM Certification
  • ISSE CAP, CISSP-ISSEP Certification
  • ISSO Security+, CISA, or CASP+ Certification
  • MCSE, Linux, and/or CCNP Security Certification
  • Self Starter
  • Typing ability approximately 60 wpm
  • Elementary understanding of RMF to include: NIST 800, CNSSI 1253, and Air Force Intelligence Community (SSCP or CAP preferred)
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a Security Clearance may be required Learn more about the background check process for Security Clearances

MPORTANT NOTICE:

  • This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret U.S. Security Clearance. U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance for employment. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance.  The Department of Defense Consolidated Adjudications Facility (DoD CAF), a federal government agency, handles the adjudicative aspects of the security clearance eligibility process for industry applicants. Adjudicative factors which affect the outcome of the eligibility determination include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and illegal drug use.

At Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) we deliver customer-focused technology and best-of-breed integrations in the aerospace and defense sectors. SNC has been honored as one of the most innovative U.S. companies in space, a Tier One Superior Supplier for the U.S. Air Force, and as one of America’s fastest-growing companies. Learn more about SNC

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