Saturday, February 06, 2016

Security Jobs: Cybersecurity Engineer / Evangelist, Build a Program, Arlington, TX, Great Relocation Package

Cybersecurity Engineer / Evangelist, Build a Program

Location: TX - Arlington
Compensation: Mid $100s
Relocation Package: Yes
Job Type: Full-Time
Required Education: BA/BS Preferred but not required
Certification: CISSP Preferred

The Role

Every once in a while a true Career Opportunity surfaces. An opportunity where the hired professional gets to stretch, grow and take advantage of everything they have done up to this point in their career to leverage it all in one place. In this case, has been engaged by a company that creates solutions that have a life or death outcome.

The mission here is to build a Cybersecurity program that protects this company’s products throughout the entire product development life-cycle and after they are in use in the marketplace. This is a newly created role for an experienced individual contributor Cybersecurity Engineer / Analyst / Architect to provide technical expertise in the realm of design, development, qualification, integration and testing.

This company is serious about finding the right talent. They offer a strong relocation package from anywhere in the US for a DoD Secret cleared candidate. Outside of regular benefits, this company will support the security professionals training, certification and industry involvement efforts.

In this role, the Cybersecurity professional will function as part of a cross-functional team that will care about him / her as an individual and a professional. They will challenge him / her to create best in class solutions. This role comes with responsibility and authority from the VP of Engineering to freely use the authority in a productive way. This requires the chosen candidate to need strong Emotional Intelligence to go along with their high Cybersecurity IQ.

Implement security into the company’s products. Work closely with customers to define Cybersecurity solutions. Work with program leaders to build security into the entire product development life-cycle. Lead, educate and advise engineers on Cybersecurity topics. Prepare briefings to obtain approvals by government agencies for contracted efforts.

  • Requires an Active DoD Secret Clearance.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a technical field such as Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Engineering Science or Physics.
  • Requires a CISSP ( A Security+ certification may be considered). 8+ years of related engineering experience in information technology / information security.
  • 4+ years of experience working with white hat, black hat or reverse engineering computer technology.
  • Full life-cycle systems development experience.
  • Prior experience as a systems administrator.

Additional Qualifications
  • Have or be capable of obtaining a DoD Top Secret clearance along with a DoD Special Access Program clearance.
  • Possess a working knowledge of Information Assurance concepts.
  • Prefer JSIG / JAFAN implementation experience. Risk Management experience per DoDI 8510.01.
  • Proficiency in and knowledge of anti-tamper tools and techniques for verification and protection of CPI per DoDI 5200.39
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