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Cyber Security Test Engineer

ENSCO, Inc. | Colorado Springs CO 80997 USA | Full Time | Posted: 05/07/2021

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ENSCO is seeking an innovative, creative, and highly motivated individual to support the U.S. Space Force, Space and Missile Center s MILSATCOM Program through the MILSATCOM Systems Engineering, Integration and Test (MSEIT) contract. This position, located at Peterson AFB, CO, will support a diverse set of strategic and tactical MILSATCOM systems and infrastructure in a multidisciplinary and collaborative environment. Duties will include:
  • Provide support to the cyber security operations staff in resolving cyber security issues as requested
  • Assist in the identification of non-compliant system settings, exploitable threats, and other system vulnerabilities
  • Assist in authoring technical documentation including test plans, test procedures, technical white papers, and test reports
  • Travel: approximately 10%
  • Use industry accepted and in-house developed tools to collect and aggregate cyber security data for use in identifying non-compliant system settings, exploitable threats, and other system vulnerabilities
  • Assist in the communication with system developers to further understanding of cyber security concepts and implemented controls
  • Provide the collected data to Information Systems Security Engineers (ISSE) in support of their assessment of system cyber security posture and support the cyber security operations staff in resolving complex cyber security issues as requested
  • Assist in the authoring and peer-reviews cyber security test plans and detailed test procedures that include step-by-step instructions for using advanced cyber security tools
  • Enhance cyber security testing processes and procedures through feedback and implementation
  • Assist in the reporting on cyber security program activities to upper management as requested

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Qualifications Desired
  • 4+ years of experience with MILSATCOM equipment and troubleshooting (desired)
  • Experience with Secure Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Compliance Checker (SCC) and STIG Viewer
  • Experience using Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIG) and benchmarks
  • Experience with Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM) processes
  • Experience with Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS)
  • Experience using the Command-Line-Interface (CLI)
  • Experience with administrating Linux and Windows systems
  • Experience with Database Management (e.g. Microsoft SQL Server)
  • Experience with Cisco network devices
  • Experience with developing and maintaining scripts (primarily PowerShell)
  • Familiarity with DoD RMF Assessment and Authorization (A&A) process
  • Familiarity with AF/DoD/CNSSI/NIST security policy/manuals and other guiding policy documents
  • Familiarity with penetration testing methodology and tools
  • Experience with working in a highly competitive multi-contractor environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Qualifications Required (Skills)
  • Bachelor degree in engineering, mathematics, physics, computer science, or equivalent technical discipline
  • 3-5 years of related experience
  • Understand fundamental concepts of software design and implementation
  • Understand fundamentals of various Operating Systems
  • Ability to troubleshoot problems involving complex systems
  • Ability to undertake new challenges with limited guidance
  • Knowledge of DoD mission system sustainment
  • Within 6 months of hire, must meet position and certification requirements outlined in DoDD 8140 and DoDD 8570.01-M for Information Assurance

Division Description
The Aerospace Sciences and Engineering (ASE) Division is based in Cocoa Beach, Fla., with facilities and capabilities in Colorado Springs, Colo., El Segundo, Calif., and Orcutt, Calif. ASE s primary focus is aerospace engineering, cyber security and meteorological systems.

ASE is the prime contractor to the U.S. Space Force, providing Systems Engineering & Integration of the Launch Safety infrastructure, the Satellite Control Network and the Standard Space Trainer.

ENSCO s aerospace engineering efforts support launch range activities throughout the U.S. ASE employees are developing the Range of the future and evaluating highly technical systems for critical launch operations, including range instrumentation, safety and communications.

Our Cyber domain experts are providing engineering solutions for space systems Defensive Cyber Operations, as well as cyber consultative support for private sector and government organizations.

The ASE Division is the premier integrator of weather systems and technologies to enhance safety, reduce cost, and lessen weather impacts on space launches, aviation and business operations.
Strength in Diversity
ENSCO, Inc. and its wholly owned U.S. subsidiaries are equal opportunity/affirmative action employers, committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status, or any other protected characteristic under state or local law.

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Location Colorado Springs, CO, 80997, United States
Categories Aerospace & Aviation

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