Raytheon Principal Software Engineer / Sr. Principal Software Engineer ( Cyber security, Information Assurance) in Tewksbury, Massachusetts

We have an opportunity for a Principal Software Engineer within the Patriot Modernization Department in Tewksbury Massachusetts. The Patriot Modernization Department’s mission is to provide world class software for Patriot, the world's pre-eminent air defense system. Patriot is the world's pre-eminent air defense system, and we are currently searching for a candidate to work with the Patriot Cybersecurity / Information Assurance team. As part of this team you will support definition of security architecture, requirements, design and implementation as well as Cyber resiliency and threat awareness. Job Description: The successful candidate will be a Cybersecurity / Information Assurance Engineer (Principal / Sr. Principal SW Engineer) supporting Patriot programs in defining, architecting and implementing security protection solutions and requirements. This position can be a Salary Grade G10 or G11 based on the candidate’s qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position. A security clearance is required. Job Responsibilities: · Defining security requirements and design solutions, providing guidance and direction related to security technologies. · Performing analysis on security collected data and test results · Identifying and implementing security design and preparing and maintaining engineering and security related documentation. · Defining and developing cybersecurity requirements, design, and architecture artifacts, strategy, plans, and policies. · Perform and/or provide guidance and oversight on vulnerability assessments; defining, negotiating, and executing Assessment and Authorization (A&A) events. · Collaborating with program and engineering disciplines and ensuring cybersecurity solution alternatives. · Conduct cybersecurity audits to ensure appropriate implementation and compliance of the security posture. · Define 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 identify. Required Skills: · Minimum 8+ years of technical (hands-on) experience related to Information Assurance/Cybersecurity requirement determination, development, and implementation. · Experience in security 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 related network and system test tools (e.g. ACAS, Retina, Nessus, SCAP). · U.S. Government Secret clearance. · Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related technical field Desired Qualifications : · Experience with security features and/or vulnerability of various operating systems as defined by NSA, NIST, DISA (STIGs) and USCYBERCOM. · Experience with network and system security administration, including operating system security configuration and account management best practices for MS Windows, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, and CISCO systems. · DoDI 8570.01-M IAT Level-III Compliant Certification · Familiar with NIST Risk Management Framework as described in NIST Special Publication 800-37. · Familiar with Program Protection Plan (PPP) required by DoDI 5000.2 and DoDI 5200.39. · Experience working U.S. Government contract proposals as an Information Assurance Engineer subject matter expert. · Security related Network (e.g. Cisco) and Operating System certification or training. · Self-starter requiring limited direction and supervision. · Ability to support periodic travel. Understanding of requirements specifications, and experience implementing DoD and Federal IA Assessment and Authorization (A&A) processes, IA controls and developing and maintaining associated documentation. Keywords: Cyber security , Information Assurance, clearance, ACAS, Retina, Nessus, SCAP, security, LAN/WAN configurations 97729