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Aerospace & Aeronautics
Team Cyber Security Operations Information
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Raytheon Company | Waltham, MA
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Job Description

Raytheon IIS is looking for individuals to join the Cyber Security Engineering team for Cyber Security operations positions in Information Assurance supporting the operation, & maintenance of mission-critical systems.

This position will be primarily based in the Indianapolis, IN area. Occasional travel may be needed.

Typical responsibilities include:
  • Performing general "hands on" security administration tasks on developmental & operational systems
  • Preparing documentation to support Assessment & Authorization activities
  • Preparing for, supporting & conducting Security Test & Evaluation activities for program sell-off of security-related requirements
  • Providing administration support on security tools and network components
  • Applying patches & implementing configuration changes to remediate vulnerabilities

  • U.S. citizenship status is required as this position will require a clearance within 1 year of start date
  • Knowledge of or experience in cyber security to include hardening security settings on servers, workstations, &/or network devices.
  • Solid communications skills
  • Must be a self-starter capable of multitasking and efficiently managing your time in a dynamic environment
  • Ability to work in a team environment and work collaboratively with team members & leads
  • Must have knowledge in one or more of the following areas:
    • Windows system administration
    • RHEL/Linux system administration
    • Network/firewall administration
    • Compliance scanning/vulnerability assessment
    • Experience with process development and deployment

  • Experience in cyber security to include practices/methodologies, associated technologies, application design, and/or experience in an operational environment including DoDI 8500.2 or ICD 503 guidelines, directives and security mandates like DISA STIGs, etc.
  • Experience with cyber security projects and programs for U.S. Government and/or commercial clients.
  • Customer interfacing experience and skills
  • Must hold a current approved DoD approved 8570 Baseline certification at the IAT II level, such as Security+, CISSP, GSEC, etc. or be able to earn a certification within 6 months
  • Demonstrated experience in the design and development of cloud based systems, architectures and analytics development (Amazon Web Services, AWS)
  • Experience with Tenable Nessus/Security Center/ACAS/EVSS; NASL (Nessus Attack Scripting Language) is a plus
  • Experience with PKI, certificates, & 2-factor authentication
  • Preparing for and conducting security testing for government witnesses
  • Operating system hardening
  • Experience with hardening COTS, FOSS, & custom components
  • Windows or Red Hat programing experience using Python, Powershell, Bash, JavaScript, Junit, Unix Shell, Perl or Ruby
  • Developing/updating System Security Plans (SSPs) and supporting Certification and Accreditation documentation
  • Installing security patches for vulnerability patching/remediation & DR work-off
  • Supporting POAM definition & maintenance and mitigating identified vulnerabilities
  • Familiar with systems engineering (SE), change management (CM), & system development life cycle (SDLC) processes

Required Education
B.S. or Masters Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math fields or a technical degree obtained within the past 18 months or by Aug 2018.

This position can be a Salary Grade G06 or Salary Grade G07 based on the candidate's qualifications as it relates to the educational requirement for the position.

Desired Certifications
DODI 8570.1-M Compliance at IAT Level II; Security+, GSEC, CISSP preferred


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


About Raytheon Company

Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 92 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems; as well as a broad range of mission support services

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