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Network Security Engineer Specialist (Government)

El Segundo, California


Provides technical/management leadership on cyber related activities associated with the Space and Missile Center’s Space Combat Range Program. Establishes goals and plans that meet project’s information assurance objectives. Executes Risk Management Framework steps to categorize, select, implement, assess, authorize, and monitor information security controls to meet DIACAP, NIST, FIPS, CNSS, and DODI standards, as applicable to the project. Provides expert guidance, feedback, and recommendation to SMC/SY throughout all phases of the project’s lifecycle. Has commercial industry and cybersecurity experience, penetration testing and cyber risk assessment expert technical knowledge. Applies cybersecurity risk management knowledge and expertise of government and commercial best practices to government systems. Performs vulnerability/risk analyses of computer systems and applications during all phases of the system development life cycle. Assists the customer in satisfying information assurance/cybersecurity requirements based upon the analysis of policy, regulations, user requirements and resource demands. Develops and implements information assurance/security standards and procedures. Performs cybersecurity risk analysis of design requirements, contract language and provides recommendations for the development of security features for ground and space systems within the project’s architectures. Exhibits effective oral and written communication and frequently coordinates with multiple military and commercial internal and external organizations. Drafts, documents, coordinates, validates and disseminates DOD Information Assurance artifacts related to the project. Leads and provides material contribution to Integrated Product Teams (IPT).

Required Skills, Certification, Experience, and Education: A Bachelor degree or equivalent in Computer Science or related field and a minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience. Prior Air Force Space Systems IA experience including Requirements, Cyber Risk Assessment, Cyber Intel collection, Risk Management Framework. DIACAP, DITSCAP, STIG application, ST&E, IAVM, POAM, IATT and IATO

Required Clearance: TS/SCI

Desired: MS in Computer Science/Cybersecurity; Industry Certifications to include CISSP, Certified Ethical Hacker, CISA, CISM, IASE

AT&T is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Job ID 1910043 Date posted 03/13/2019

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