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Cybersecurity Systems Engineer

Cybersecurity Systems Engineer
El Segundo, CA

ZIN Technologies, Inc. is seeking a Cyber Security Systems Engineer to join our team at our office in El Segundo, CA.
The MSEIT (MILSATCOM Systems Engineering, Integration and Test) team in support of SMC (Space and Missiles Systems Center) in El Segundo is seeking an individual to provide Information Assurance (IA) and Cybersecurity support for the MILSATCOM Capability area. The MILSATCOM portfolio of programs has an ongoing need for IA/Cybersecurity support, to meet the needs of our emerging next generation protected SATCOM.

Responsibilities:
• Perform systems engineering activities in the areas of cybersecurity, Assessment & Authorization (A&A), cryptographic System Security Engineering (SSE), and Certification & Accreditation (C&A), in accordance with NIST 800-53 RMF and NSA requirements and regulations
• Define security requirements, architecture, and design for embedded and large-scale, distributed DoD space and ground control systems
• Apply risk management concepts to mitigate vulnerabilities in system security architectures
• Interface with Space Force customer, system stakeholders, and external contractors to coordinate cybersecurity/cryptographic requirements and architecture flow down from the system level to individual elements of the system

Requirements:
• US Citizenship and the ability to obtain a Secret clearance required to be considered for this position.
• Bachelor’s Degree in engineering, physics, chemistry, mathematics, computer science, network and telecommunications, information systems, information technology, or computer information systems
• 2+ years of work experience in System Engineering Architecture/Design
• 2 years of work experience in Information Assurance (IA)/Cybersecurity
• Understanding of the discipline and practice of Systems Engineering throughout the system lifecycle phases of concept, development, production, use, support, and retirement
• Understanding of modern computing architectures including CI/CD, microservices, cloud, and container technologies
• Background in software design
• Strong interpersonal, organizational, and teambuilding skills
• Strong writing and oral presentation skills; ability to write final-version deliverable technical documents and reports

Preferences:
• Master's Degree in Computer Science/Engineering with emphasis in IA/Cybersecurity
• 5+ years of work experience in IA/Cybersecurity
• 5+ years of work experience in System Engineering Architecture/Design
• DoD Space program experience
• RMF or DIACAP Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V)
• NIST 800-53 and CNSSI 1253 RMF Analysis and Accreditation
• Network Engineering
• Communications Systems
• Security Test and Evaluation (ST&E)
• Understanding of the NSA end cryptographic unit certification process
• Security certification (CISSP)
• Secret clearance or higher

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