Senior Information Assurance Engineer / Embedded Cyber Security / Grand Prairie, TX

Description: Lockheed Martin is seeking a Sr. Information Assurance Engineer for a position in Grand Prairie, TX to apply cybersecurity policies, principles, and practices in the delivery of all DOD technology solutions. Duties include:

Develops recommendations and courses of action to solve complex embedded cybersecurity problems

Participates as a security engineering representative on engineering teams for the design, development, implementations and/or integration of DOD tactical systems

Identifies security risks, threats and vulnerabilities of networks, systems, applications and new technology initiatives

Assists architects and system developers in the identification and implementation of appropriate cybersecurity functionality to ensure uniform application of DOD security policy

Applies system security engineering expertise in one or more of the following domains: system security design process; engineering life cycle; cross domain solutions; cryptography; identification; authentication; and authorization; system integration; risk management; intrusion detection; auditing; certification and accreditation process; security verification testing

Prepares all Risk Management Framework (RMF) artifacts required of the contractor (and system owner, if required) to achieve Authority to Operate

Enforces the design and implementation of trusted relations among external systems and architectures

Assesses and mitigates system security threats / risks throughout the program life cycle

Designs perimeter defense systems including intrusion detection systems, firewalls, sensors, etc.

Establishes a protective net of layered defenses to prevent, detect, and eradicate threats

Monitors and evaluates the effectiveness of cyber security procedures and safeguards to ensure they provide the intended level of protection
Desired Skills: Program protection/System security engineering lead experience on a DoD program of record

Domain experience in areas such as hardware design, software design, penetration testing, encryption, networks, RTOS, cross domain solutions

Experience with fuzzers, exploitation tools, forensics and reverse engineering tools

DoD 8570 approved baseline certification for IAT Level II (IE CompTIA Security+, GSEC SSCP, CCNA-Security)

DoD 8570 approved baseline certification for IAM Level III (IE CISSP, GSLC (GIAC Security Leadership Certification), (CISM)

DoD 8570 approved baseline certification for IASAE Level III (IE, CISSP, CISSP-ISSEP (Advanced CISSP Certification), CISSP-ISSAP (Advanced CISSP Certification) , GSLC (GIAC Security Leadership Certification)
Must have the ability to obtain a secret clearance.

Bachelor's degree in a related discipline, such as Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or Computer Engineering

Experience with DOD systems

5 - 10 years of systems engineering experience supporting technical programs

Experience applying DIACAP or RMF to DoD PIT or IS weapons systems

Excellent writing skills and ability to communicate effectively

Experience evaluating security components against their ability to resist threats in their intended environment

Embedded systems domain experience

Experience with vulnerability scanning and traffic sniffing DoD 8570 approved baseline certification for IAT Level II
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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