BAE Systems Senior Cyber Security Engineer in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Job Description

The Remote Sensing Systems Engineering & Integration (SE&I) team has an immediate need in Aurora CO (with travel between Aurora and Colorado Springs) for an experienced Cybersecurity Engineer to support the strategic planning and tactical execution of Cyber Integration, Risk Management Framework (RMF), and Defensive Cyberspace Operations (DCO) activities for the Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS), Future OPIR and Environmental Monitoring Enterprise programs in support of the Space and Missile Systems Center Remote Sensing Directorate (SMC/RS). Major duties of the position include:

  • Ensuring that the cybersecurity architecture and design of the customer s systems are functional and secure with the ability to protect, detect, and respond.

  • Recommend mitigation efforts for Cybersecurity events.

  • Overseeing system and network designs that encompass multiple computer and network devices to include those with differing data protections/classification requirements.

  • Providing security engineering, integration services, technical assessments, and solutions to enable Defensive Cyberspace Operations.

  • Defining system security requirements, assessing system security architecture designs, and supporting the development and sustainment of an enterprise Risk Management Framework (RMF Accreditation package through all lifecycle phases.

  • Supporting cybersecurity activities for space, ground, operations, logistics, and sustainment elements of the Remote Sensing enterprise by identifying risks, issues, and interdependencies between system elements, contracts and stakeholders.

  • Developing Computer Network Defense and incident Response Tactics, Techniques and Procedures to monitor and protect the system from cyber-attacks.

  • Collaborating with prime contractors, other support contractors, government civilians, and members of the U.S. Air Force.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 10 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

  • Bachelor s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Aeronautical, Communications Engineering (technical), Math, Physics, or similar with 10 years relevant experience.

  • Strong, proactive engineer who takes the initiative to identify, own and solve customer problems.

  • Strong interpersonal skills to enable working, interfacing, and interrelating with diverse personnel and dynamic teams.

  • Extremely motivated individual who is a self-starter and a team player.

  • 10 years of strong demonstrated systems engineering, with requirements and interface management, risk management, change boards and change board environment experience

  • Experience managing operational transitions and fielding of complex satellite systems

  • Knowledge of development lifecycle, project integration, schedule analysis and stakeholder processes

  • Experience with the acquisition and deployment of space, OPIR, and ground systems

  • Experience developing transition to operations plans, supporting design reviews and engineering boards

  • Demonstrated experience working with Air Force/DoD customers in Operations and Sustainment environments

  • Proven ability to provide technical analysis, program management insight and thought leadership to a government customer

  • Experience writing and delivering technical documents and briefings

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills as well as organizational skill

  • Ability to travel periodically between Aurora and Colorado Springs, CO.

  • This position requires an active final Top Secret clearance upon hire date. The applicant must also be able to maintain their security clearance for the position

Preferred Skills and Education

14 Years with HS

12 Years with AA

10 Years with BS

8 Years with MS

6 Years with PhD

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we dofrom intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That s BAE Systems. That s Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook:

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