Cyber Security Engineer

This is a long term temporary position for Raytheon.

Contributing team member for the installation, configuration, and use of security solutions including security assessment scanning (Nessus), anti-malware protection (McAfee ePO), security information & event management (SIEM, e.g. QRadar), patch/security control implementation via automated tools like IBM Tivoli Endpoint Manager (TEM)/BigFix, data integrity (Tripwire), and network device management (console &/or NetMRI).Submit, manage, & get approval of change requests through engineering change management boards.Manage time/priorities to meet deadlines.Communicate with other teams to coordinate work & changes effectively.Able to handle a fast-paced work environment.

Required Skills:

  • Hands-on experience administering & using at least 1 of the following:

oNessus Security Center/ACAS

oMcAfee ePO


oIBM Big Fix/Tivoli Endpoint Manager (TEM)



  • Strong understanding of security design and architecture with ability to develop
  • solutions to moderately complex IS compliance and security problems
  • Must be a self-starter capable of multitasking and efficiently managing your time in a dynamic environment while requiring minimal levels of supervision
  • Ability to work in a team environment and work collaboratively across traditional engineering disciplines
  • Demonstrated experience performing vulnerability assessment/remediation including the coordination or performance of patch/configuration deployments across multiple platforms.

Desired Skills

  • Experience in systems engineering, life-cycle management, & engineering change proposal processes
  • Network administration/engineering skills on Cisco Nexus, Catalyst, ASA, and Access Control System (ACS) devices; McAfee firewalls
  • Systems administrator experience (Windows, Red Hat Enterprise Linux)
  • COTS and FOSS patch management/deployment experience
  • Security Certifications in accordance to DoD 8570/Security +/CISSP is preferable

Minimum Education Required:BS/BA, in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Security, or Electrical Engineering

“This position requires a U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate government agency for non-U.S. persons.”


Business Unit Profile
Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) is a leader in intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance; advanced cyber solutions; weather and environmental solutions; information-based solutions for law enforcement and homeland security; and training, logistics, engineering, product support, and operational support services and solutions for the mission support, homeland security, space, civil aviation, counter-proliferation and counter-terrorism markets. IIS, which operates at nearly 551 sites in 80 countries, is headquartered in Dulles, VA. and generated $6 billion in 2014 revenues. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world — both in the marketplace and in the workplace. We strive to hire individuals who reflect our communities and proactively embrace diversity and inclusion in order to advance our culture, develop our employee and leaders, and grow our marketshare with our clients.”

Relocation Eligible

Clearance Type
None / Not Required

Computer/Management Information Systems
Cyber Jobs
Information and Knowledge Systems

Type Of Job
Temporary – Full Time

Work Location
MD – Riverdale
VA – Dulles


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