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Raytheon Technologies Cyber Engineer in Riverdale, Maryland

Raytheon Intelligence and Space (RIS) is looking for Cyber Engineer on our EPIC program out of Riverdale, Maryland. Remote opportunities is available for these positions.

Life with Raytheon Intelligence and Space

In this role, you will work with an amazing team of engineers to design and develop the Earth Prediction Innovation Center (EPIC), an extramural center that will unite academia, industry and government to help create the most user-friendly and user-accessible comprehensive Earth modeling system. Raytheon Intelligence and Space was chosen by NOAA to lead new center dedicated to advancing U.S. weather forecasting. Click here to learn more Earth Prediction Innovation Center (EPIC) (https://www.noaa.gov/media-release/raytheon-intelligence-and-space-to-lead-new-center-dedicated-to-advancing-us-weather)

What You will Get to Do:

As a Cyber Engineer , you will play a crucial role in developing the Earth Prediction Innovation Center (EPIC) for NOAA.

Cyber Engineer will work in a dynamic Agile development environment performing installations, configurations, and maintenance of on-premise and cloud infrastructure. EPIC provides acceleration community-developed scientific and technological enhancements into the operational applications for Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) and improved Research to Operations (R2O).

As a member of the Raytheon EPIC team you will ensure adherence to operational agreements and polices (including response times), compliance to program and NOAA standards and requirements (including Section 508 compliance), leveraging of industry best practices for automation and scalability of assets, and implementation of issue detection and alerts.

As Cyber Engineer , your duties will include :

  • Perform vulnerability scans on all community contributions for reducing risk to the master version control system (VCS) baseline.

  • Perform security scans using SWAMP in a Box, Nessus, and ClamAV on the current baseline and dependencies to ensure a known security baseline is set.

  • Monitor source code contributions to the VCS, and notify NOAA of any malicious activity.

  • Ensure that all contributed code is clean prior to entry into NOAA’s open source development environment

  • Providing EPIC community best practices on data structure, based on UFS code and data types, using real-time sessions and screen sharing.

  • Perform a FOSSology scan to validate that NOAA is not releasing licensed/copyrighted code into the community VCS.

    You will Bring These Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math or other relevant STEM discipline.

  • At least 2 years of protecting On-premise and Cloud-base infrastructure, as well as legacy and Cloud-native applications, from malicious digital attacks.

  • At least 2 years of programming / scripting experience in Python, C++, Java, and JavaScript within an Agile development environment.

  • At least 1 year of developing and implementing secure network solutions.

  • At least 1 year of performing assessments and penetration testing.

  • Experience troubleshooting, identifying unauthorized access, and offering solutions for enterprise system and network security postures.

  • Experience performing incident response with risk management and data protection measures.

  • Experience monitoring daily network traffic, SIEM logs, for unusual activities.

  • The ability to evaluate system changes for security implications and the knowledge to make recommendations for improvements

  • Knowledge of current cyber security trends and methodologies, as well as the continued research of emerging trends and hacking techniques

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Good experience in preparing IT technical documents.

  • At least 2 years of related cyber security experience.

    It Would Be Great if You Also Had:

  • Experience implementing and using Cloud-based security services.

    What We can Offer You:

  • A company that is committed to fostering mentorship and career development for their team members whether you are just starting out on your career journey or you are an experienced professional.

  • Ability to work with professionals around the country who thrive in a culture that celebrates the contributions of its employees.

  • The ability to continue your career in a challenging and collaborative organization

  • Flexible work hours that will allow you to balance qualify work and your personal life.

  • Benefits: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, 401(k) match, flexible spending accounts, wellness, EAP, career development and recognition programs, work/life benefits , paid time off, and holidays. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

    This is a position that requires either a U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.

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