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Sr. Systems Engineer- Cybersecurity GMD Program

Chandler, AZ
Engineering and Sciences

Job Description

Job ID: PED20181405-45669

With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, approximately 12,500 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission ? whether it?s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The company is the world?s leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the nation?s largest manufacturer of ammunition. United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential. If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

Job Summary

  • Perform as Subject Matter Expert (SME) on system certification and accreditation matters
  • Manage RMF Authorization schedule and ensure renewal of annual Authorization to Operate
  • Generate and provide documentation and artifacts in support of new and renewing RMF efforts
  • Work closely with electrical engineering to develop practical security control implementation
  • Work closely with software development team to integrate IA efforts into initial phases of SDLC
  • Perform as SME for NIST, FIPS and CNSSI publications (e.g., SP800-37, SP800-53, CNSSI 1253)
  • Manage IAVMs patching program providing weekly status updates to managing organization
  • Develop, revise and maintain all system information security related policies and procedures
  • Develop, revise and maintain Plan of Action and Milestones documentation (POAMs)
  • Coordinate and align patching and hardening efforts to complement production schedule
  • Develop, revise and maintain continuous monitoring plan – schedule frequency and manning
  • Review and determine acceptability of proposed vulnerability mitigations (e.g., MS Bulletins)
  • Manage system hardening - develop customized STIG signatures using SteelCloud Foundry
  • Coordinate and support all security audit and assessment activities (e.g., annual security audit)
  • Attend joint and internal information security meetings as the Information Assurance POC
  • Act as Information Assurance POC for government and prime contractor inquires and concerns
  • Provide support for system hardening and patching as reported by the Security Administrator
  • Manage procurement efforts support system maintenance and information security needs

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum 3 year experience performing government related information assurance tasks
  • Minimum 1 year experience in Certification and Accreditation program (e.g., FIPS, CC, PCI, RMF)
  • Functional knowledge of core algorithms (e.g., AES, RSA,MD5, SHA) and cryptographic libraries
  • Functional knowledge of Microsoft and Red Hat OS’s (Windows 7, Windows 10 and RHEL)
  • Functional knowledge of network administration and network protocols (e.g., TCP/IP, SSH)
  • Experience in developing new policy and procedure documentation (e.g., SSP, COOP, BCP)
  • Experience in managing POAMs program – determine and implement vulnerability mitigations
  • Functional knowledge of project management and planning – satisfying multiple deadlines
  • Expert knowledge of compliance related publications (e.g., NIST SP’s, CNSSI, FIPS, DoD 8500.2)
  • Experience in managing & scheduling IAVM patch requirements and DISA STIG hardening efforts
  • Experience and competence in system scanning using tools such as ACAS, SCAP and NMAP
  • Ability to obtain CompTIA Security+ within first year and CISSP within two years.
  • Ability to obtain DoD Secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5 year experience in performing government related information assurance tasks
  • 2 year experience in Authorization efforts supporting the NIST Risk Management Framework
  • Functional knowledge of core algorithms (e.g., AES, RSA,MD5, SHA) and cryptographic libraries

Education and Experience

Requires BS in Engineering & 4 years or Masters in Engineering & 2 years.

Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products ? and your ideas ? into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you?ll be amazed at what you can do!We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 3-5 Years
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Engineering
Group: Flight