Cybersecurity Engineer - Testing
Ada County, ID
Business Group Highlights
The Defense group supports the Department of Defense (DoD) mission to keep our homeland and its citizens safe. We provide solutions to improve the Nation's defense by providing software, systems engineering, IT, training and logistics and fleet management solutions.
Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of
people to take on our nation's most important work. Were a company founded on a diverse set of
capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop
solving our nation's most complex challenges.
Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators
and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselvesto respond, to
adapt, to go further. To look ahead to
the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our
customers. Perspecta works with U.S.
government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state
and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many waysnot
only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to
create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter. Perspecta's talented and robust
workforce14,000 strong'stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an
Perspecta has an immediate need for a Cybersecurity Engineer - Testing in the Boise, ID area.
review, technical security assessments of computing environments to identify
points of vulnerability, non-compliance with established IA standards and
regulations, and recommend mitigation strategies. Validate and verify
system security requirements definitions and analysis and establishes system
security designs. Design, develop, implement and/or integrate IA and
security systems and system components including those for networking,
computing, and enclave environments to include those with multiple enclaves and
with differing data protection/classification requirements. Build IA into
systems deployed to operational environments. Assist architects and systems
developers in the identification and implementation of appropriate information
security functionality to ensure uniform application security policy and
enterprise solutions. Support the building of security
architectures. Enforce the design and implementation of trusted relations
among external systems and architectures. Assess and mitigate system
security threats/risks throughout the program life cycle. Contribute to
the security planning, assessment, risk analysis, risk management, certification
and awareness activities for system and networking operations.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
Diploma/GED plus 12 years of relevant experience, or Associates Degree plus 10
years relevant experience, or Bachelor's Degree with 8 years relevant
experience, or Master's Degree with 6 years relevant experience, or PHD with 4
years relevant experience.
clearance is required
KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
Complex - researches and evaluates new concepts and processes to improve
performance. Analyzes cross-functional problem sets, identifies root causes and
resolves issues. Assists more junior level technicians, specialists, and
managers in their activities. Can perform all tasks of lower level technicians,
specialists, and/or managers.
Management - Works individually, actively participates on integrated teams, and
leads multiple tasks, projects or teams. Oversees and monitors performance, and
when required, takes steps to resolve issues.
multiple teams through to project completion. Provides guidance and direction
to lower level technicians, specialists, and managers.
compliance or information assurance certification commensurate with technical
objectives and services required within the task order Applicable software or
hardware training and certifications commensurate with the technical
objectives, services required, and IT environment specified within the task order.
Working knowledge of DoD Test processes. Coordinates with
customer test team(s) to conduct Development and Operational testing, and
reviews applicable Test & Evaluation documents/reports to ensure
completeness and accuracy
Understanding of DoD A&A process. Works with
Cybersecurity team to successfully conduct and report security testing for
Experience with Microfocus Performance Center
What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.
Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.
Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.
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