Harris Corporation Info Security Systems Engineer 3 in Palm Bay, Florida

Info Security Systems Engineer 3 6/21/17--SystemsUSA - FL - Palm Bay




Job ID: SIS20172106-19422


Job Title: Information Security Systems Engineer (ISSE)

Job Location: Palm Bay, FL

Job Code: SIS20172106-19422

Do you want to make a difference? Join our team! Harris is looking for high performing individuals who will design, develop, deploy, and sustain systems that provide the intelligence community with actionable intelligence to protect our nation. Our team is a collection of highly technical problem solvers, invigorated by creating first-of-a-kind systems. You will help solve the most demanding technical challenges while enjoying the satisfaction of knowing that your efforts are making the nation a safer place.

Job Description:

Function as the lead ISSE on Federal Government programs responsible for the following:

  • Recommend and implement measures to maintain compliance with ICD 503

  • Manage all aspects of cyber security for systems maintained on site and at customer locations

  • Work closely with program managers, system engineering and other engineering disciplines

  • Brief senior management on all aspects on security engineering

  • Lead and support frequent interaction with government customers

  • Ensure security requirements are addressed in all phases of the system development lifecycle (SDLC)

  • Develop required security accreditation documentation under the DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Program (DIACAP) and Federal Risk Management Framework (RMF) as required for assigned systems (National Institute for Standards and Technology, Department of Defense, Special Access Programs, Defense Security Service, National Industrial Security Program)

  • Lead and support security assessment activities needed to obtain and/or maintain the Approval to Operate (ATO) security authorization for assigned systems

  • Identify security risks, threats and vulnerabilities of networks, systems, applications and new technology initiatives (hardware, software, cross-domain solutions, firewalls, intrusion detection systems, anti-virus systems and software deployment tools)

  • Conduct complex security architecture analysis to evaluate and mitigate issues

  • Validate and test security architecture and design solutions to produce detailed engineering specifications

Qualifications :

  • Proven cyber security professional with excellent oral and written communications skills and the ability to work well with program teammates and work without supervision

  • College Degree(s) in Computer Science, Engineering (or equivalent) as follows:

  • Doctorate Degree with a minimum of 2 years of experience in an information security domain

  • Master’s Degree with a minimum of 4 years of experience in an information security domain

  • Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 6 years of experience in an information security domain

  • Experience with system architectures, operating systems, network components, software assurance and databases

  • Experience with configuring, hardening and vulnerability assessment of Windows, Linux clients and servers

  • Experience with configuring, hardening and vulnerability assessment of Network products such as Routers, Switches and Firewalls (CISCO, Juniper etc)

  • Experience with security assessment and authorization activities required for Federal information systems

  • Experience using security tools such as Nessus/ACAS, STIGs, McAfee, ArcSight, Tripwire, among others

  • Background in Systems Engineering with emphasis on cyber security

  • DoDI 8570 IAT or IAM Level 3 compliant professional certification (i.e. CISSP, CISM, GSLC, GCIH, CISA, GCED, or SCNA)

  • Active TS/SCI security clearance required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to travel and work night and weekend shifts, if needed.

  • Ability to communicate technical terms/concepts to non-technical audiences

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations

  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public

  • Possess advanced level analytical and problem solving skills

  • Possess excellent interpersonal and communications skills

Security Clearance:

Please be aware this position requires a TS/SCI security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

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LocationUSA - FL - Palm Bay