Cyber Security

Location: El Segundo, CA
Date Posted: 10-30-2018
One of our clients is looking for experienced cyber security professionals with a govt clearance.
The Cybersecurity System Security Engineer provides technical/management leadership on cyber related activities associated with the GPS Program at the enterprise level. Establishes goals and plans that meet Integrated Program Team (IPT) objectives. Experience in the commercial industry with penetration testing or cyber risk management/analysis experience a plus, technical expert in the application of cybersecurity policy at the enterprise level required, security clearance eligibility not waiverable.
Performance shall include:
  • Determines enterprise information assurance and security standards.
  • Develops and implements information assurance/security standards and procedures.
  • Coordinates, develops, and evaluates security programs for an organization. Recommends information assurance/security solutions to support customers’ requirements.
  • Assists the customer in satisfying information assurance/cybersecurity requirements based upon the analysis of policy, regulations, user requirements and resource demands.
  • Applies cybersecurity risk management knowledge and expertise of government and commercial best practices to government systems.
  • 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 GPS architectures.
  • Performs vulnerability/risk analyses of computer systems and applications during all phases of the system development life cycle.
  • Develops and documents cybersecurity framework processes to improve the GPS Enterprise Cybersecurity program.
  • Supports the GPS Enterprise Cyber IPT administration with meeting agenda, briefings, distribution and minutes (j) Develops Responsibility, Authority and Accountability matrices to support management of cybersecurity risk reduction activities
  • Develops short and long-term goals, key activities and metrics to improve leadership communication and awareness of Cybersecurity activities for the enterprise.
  • Works with the SE&I contractor to manage the GP Enterprise Cybersecurity Roadmap and Work Plan, Cyber Integrated Master Schedule (IMS), GPS Cyber Risk Management Plan, Cyber Risk Assessment Schedule and relevant Cyber Metrics.
  • Supports GPS Enterprise Cyber Risk Assessments with planning activities, technical assessments and administrative tasks.
  • Supports the customer in developing the Cyber Threat Improvement Plan. 
  • Supports the assessment and evaluation of: GPS Defensive Cyber Operations\Computer Network Defense Service Provider (CNDSP) capability implementation.
  • Coordinates Cybersecurity efforts among the GPS Enterprise.
Security Clearance:
  • Current Top-Secret Clearance with SCI Eligibility
  • 8 - 10 years relevant cybersecurity experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline or equivalent additional experience (4 years) in cybersecurity compliance, testing or engineering
  • Must meet position and certification requirements outlined in DoD Directive 8570.01-M for Information Assurance Technician Level 3 and Information Assurance Manager Level 3. CISSP Recommended
  • Prior Air Force Space Systems (SMC/AFSPC) acquisition, development, sustainment experience preferably within the security requirements domain
  • Experience with NIST Cybersecurity Framework
  • Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or Cybersecurity Management/Engineering a plus
Other Requirements:
  • Must be familiar with security policy/manuals and the appropriate ICDs/DOD Manuals and other guiding Air Force policy documents
  • Full understanding of Risk Management Framework (RMF) and processes for system accreditation, along with legacy (DITSCAP, DIACAP) processes
  • Must have the ability to work in a dynamic environment and effectively interact with numerous DOD, military/civilian personnel and industry partners
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)
  • Possess a high degree of originality, creativity, initiative requiring minimal supervision
  • Willingness to travel to meet mission requirements for testing and collaboration with key stakeholders and development contractors supporting GPS
Please send a current resume directly to (do not reply to this post) with salary requirements.
These are full time positions with full benefits as an employee (no 3rd parties or C2C please).
Please also provide a good daytime phone number that i may reach you on. 


Chris Hyland
Sr. Recruiting Consultant

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