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Senior Security Engineer

Job ID: 199785
Location: LANHAM, MD, United States
Date Posted: Sep 20, 2019
Category: Cyber
Subcategory: Cyber Sec Analyst
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No

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Job Description

Description

SAIC is seeking a Senior Security Engineer on the NASA OMES II contract in support of the Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) Ground program at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. The position is located in Greenbelt, MD.


The Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) is the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) next-generation operational Earth observation program that acquires and distributes global environmental data primarily from multiple polar-orbiting satellites.  


The program plays a critical role to NOAA’s mission to understand and predict changes in weather, climate, oceans and coasts, and the space environment, which support the Nation’s economy and protect lives and property. 

The candidate will support the development/maintenance of the Program IT Security efforts (including System Security Plan documentation, and Authorization and Assessment (A&A) efforts) and participate in the review and updates of the JPSS System Security Requirements. 


Additional responsibilities include:

a)      Representing the JPSS Ground Project in security working group meetings.

b)      Participating in management-level and mission-level reviews, meetings, and audits pertaining to security topics.

c)      Traveling as appropriate for security-related meetings and activities, and/or training class(es) as approved by the Project.

d)      Supporting security activities in maintaining the security posture of the Common Ground System (CGS) post-accreditation; interacts with various JPSS Program and external partners.

e)      Providing inputs for interconnection agreements with external mission stakeholders to NOAA 5042 boundary.

f)       Performing duties as primary Project point of contact between the JPSS CGS contractor and the NOAA NESDIS Information System Security Officer (ISSO); interacts as appropriate with the NOAA NESDIS Certifying Agent (CA), Designated Authorizing Official (AO), and Chief Information Officer (CIO).

g)      Providing inputs/comments to the JPSS CGS as well as mission specific schedules with respect to security related activities; support to the Operations handover from JPSS Ground Project to NOAA Office of Satellite and Produce Operations (OSPO) (upon separation of integration and operational strings).

h)      Coordinating and maintaining the currency of test as well as operational interconnection agreements with systems external to the defined security boundaries of the JPSS CGS.

Qualifications

Required Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s Degree in Cyber Security or related field with at least 15 years of relevant experience.

Knowledge of NASA engineering standards, processes, and best practices.

Desired Qualifications

 

        Proficiency in Task Management Tools

        Excellent interpersonal skills

        Strong oral and written communications skills

        Strong organizational skills

        Proficiency in NIST 800-53 and FISMA

        Experience with FedRAMP, GovCloud and Amazon Web Services (AWS) a plus



Overview

SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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