Kratos Technology & Training Solutions Senior Security Engineer (Contingent) in San Diego, California

Job Description:

Kratos Defense & Rocket Support Services, Inc. is currently seeking a Cybersecurity Systems Engineer. The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting cybersecurity efforts for a Navy Satellite Communications (SATCOM) Terminal.

Experience and Skills:

The successful candidate must be able to :

  • Design, develop, and recommend integrated security system solutions that will ensure systems are protected
  • Interface with the client in the design process to translate security and business requirements into technical designs.
  • Assess current terminal software build for adherence to cybersecurity requirements using the Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS), Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP), and Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs).
  • Provide Cybersecurity test planning input and conduct cybersecurity testing in accordance with DoD policy (DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Policy (DIACAP) and Risk Management Framework (RMF)).
  • Identify risk areas and methods of mitigation during scheduled test events.
  • Facilitate the Certification and Accreditation process for the system in accordance with DoD policy (DIACAP and RMF).
  • Coordinate with the National Security Agency (NSA), Navy Certification Authority (CA), and the Navy Authorizing Official (NAO) to investigate and evaluate any risks and issues with the system security architecture.
  • Support security patching of systems and configuration management in the Navys Vulnerability Remediation Asset Manager (VRAM).

The successful candidate must have the following:

  • Active DoD Secret clearance
  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Excellent written and verbal skills

Job Tracking ID: 85347-231081

Location: San Diego, CA

Job Type: Full-Time/Regular

Date Updated: September 23, 2016

Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)

Number of Openings: 1

Years of Experience: At least 3 Years

Level of Education: BA/BS

Starting Date: ASAP