Information Systems Security Engineer
Posted on: June 7, 2021
Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and
extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds
leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise
IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national
security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and
secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government
agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian,
health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000
employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges
facing our customers.
We are 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
As a government contractor, Peraton abides by the following
Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner
discriminate against employees or applicants because they have
inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of
another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access
to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as
a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of
the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not
otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the
disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b)
in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action,
including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c)
consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information.
41 CFR 60-1.35(c).
- Requires 12 to 15 years with BS/BA or 10 to 13 years with MS/MA
or 7 to 9 years with Ph.D.
- Top Secret security clearance required
- Knowledge of DoD security policies and requirements; 2+ years of
experience in the field of cybersecurity, cyber engineering, IT, or
- Experience developing and communicating recommendations for
incorporating security requirements in DoD systems
- Experience performing validation and testing of security controls
for DoD systems -Secret clearance - DoD IAT Level II Certification,
- Experience with eMASS and developing DoD authorization artifacts
and documentation and processing an Authorization to Operate
- Experience with NIST and DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF) and
Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIG)
- Ability to develop DoD security authorization documentation and
Provides technical and programmatic Information Assurance Services
to internal and external customers in support of network and
information security systems. Designs, develops and implements
security requirements within an organizations business processes.
Prepares documentation from information obtained from customer
using accepted guidelines such as RMF (Risk Management Framework).
Prepares test plans. Provides assessment and authorization
(A&A) support in the development of security and contingency
plans and conducts complex risk and vulnerability assessments.
Analyzes policies and procedures against Federal laws and
regulations and provides recommendations for closing gaps. Develops
and completes system security plans and contingency plans.
Recommends system enhancements to improve security deficiencies.
Develops, tests and integrates computer and network security tools.
Secures system configurations and installs security tools, scans
systems in order to determine compliancy and report results and
evaluates products and various aspects of system administration.
Conducts security program audits and develops solutions to lessen
identified risks. Develops strategies to comply with privacy, risk
management, and e-authentication requirements. Provides information
assurance support for the development and implementation of
security architectures to meet new and evolving security
requirements. Evaluates, develops and enhances security
requirements, policy and tools. Provides assistance in computer
incident investigations. Performs vulnerability assessments
including development of risk mitigation strategies.
For Colorado Residents
Colorado Salary Minimum: $98,820.80
Colorado Salary Maximum:$211,244.80
The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this
position, and is just one component of Perspecta's total
compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include
annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and
program-specific awards. In addition, Perspecta provides a variety
of benefits to employees.
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