Computing Security & Information Protection Specialist

Job Description

This position is part of the Information Security Network Host & Assessments team.  We are looking for a forward thinking, big picture analyst to help drive improvements to our vulnerability management efforts.  In this role, the candidate will be identifying and enabling improvements to increase detection of vulnerabilities in the environment as well as working projects to implement protective countermeasures. 
Desired Candidate Profile:
  • Vulnerability Analysis/Ability to translate identified vulnerabilities to pro-active Boeing mitigation / remediation approaches
  • Project / team leadership skills with a desire to perform both technical and non-technical SOW
  • Understanding of technical controls and application used to mitigate risks (IDS/IPS, Firewall, Encryption, Server Hardening, Monitoring, Whitelisting, etc.)
  • Programming/Scripting (Perl, JESS, Windows Scripting, Powershell, Python, C#, etc…) a plus
  • Data analysis and SQL skills to support data mining / modeling
  • Understanding of Network Architectures (F5, Cisco, Firewalls)
  • Ability to identify vulnerable configurations or applications to support trend analysis
  • OS Platforms (Windows, Linux, HP-UX, AIX) and related deployment and configuration processes.
  • Knowledge of Information Security policies and compliance tracking processes.  Must be capable of developing new processes to improve remediation tracking for assessment activities.
  • Competencies: Strong teamwork combined with leadership skills to think outside of the box in solving complex problems.  Must be willing to dig into solving complex problems and use vulnerability data to drive enterprise improvements.  Must be self-motivated, challenge the status quo and willing to learn new technologies and drive improvements.  Knowledge of ITI deployment and patch management processes a plus.
This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a “US Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. “US Person” includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.
CIO, Information & Analytics

Relocation Assistance Available
No. Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit.

Technical bachelor’s degree and typically 2 or more years’ related work experience or a Master’s degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A technical degree is defined as any four year degree, or greater, in a mathematic, scientific or information technology field of study.

Requirements:- Experience conducting Information Assurance risk and vulnerability assessments

– Experience with security and vulnerability scanning tools

– Experience with information assurance/cybersecurity requirements


Preferred qualifications:

– Any of the following certifications:CISSP(Certified Information Systems Security Professional), CASP (CompTia Advanced Security Practitioner), CISM (Certified Information Security Manager)

– Experience with Linux shell scripting, Perl scripting, or Python scripting

Experience Level
Entry Level

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Contingent Upon Program Award


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