Cyber Security Specialist

US-CA-San Diego
3 weeks ago
Requisition ID
# of Openings
Cyber Security
Minimum Clearance

About Engility

Engility delivers innovative solutions to critical challenges facing the nation and the world. As a premier provider of integrated services for the U.S. government, we support the Department of Defense, intelligence community, space communities, federal civilian agencies and international customers. Engility is dedicated to making lives better, safer and more secure.


Engility is in need of a Senior Cyber Security Specialist to support our PMW 760 program in San Diego, CA.

  • Provide Cybersecurity Risk Management Framework (RMF) or Information Assurance (IA) Certification and Accreditation (C&A) support necessary to satisfy DoD cybersecurity requirements, which may include but are not limited to: CYBERSAFE, Clinger-Cohen Act compliance, IA Strategy development, System Security Accreditation Agreement (SSAA) development with supporting appendices, Certification Test and Evaluation, Security Test and Evaluation, risk mitigation, and (Interim) Authority to Operate requests.

  • Assist with registering the applicable platform systems in the Department of Defense (DoD) Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service (eMASS)

  • Conduct IA tests on supported platforms in accordance with Department of Defense Instruction (DODI) 8500.2, and independently validate IA tests results for compliance prior to submitting to CYBERCOM for review and approval.

  • Coordinate all collaboration meetings and brief results to the NAVSEA Echelon II and CYBERCOM IA Team for obtaining approval and signature on all C&A Plans, including Interim Authority to Test (IATT), Interim Authority to Operate (IATO), and Authority to Operate (ATO).

Required Qualifications

  • Secret Clearance
  • BS in Engineering, Science, Technology, or Math 
  • 4+ years of Systems Engineering Management and C4I SoS design and integration.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate recommendations orally and in writing to Senior Leadership to summarize and effectively communicate information and summarize data into reports for project staff and leadership


Desired Qualifications

  • Security+ or Equivalent
  • Navy Qualified Validator (NQV)
  • Master of Science degree in IT, Computer Science, Networking, Cybersecurity, or equivalent applicable disciplin
  • CCNA, CISSA, or CISSP Certification
  • Windows Server Certification
  • Demonstrated experience applying DoD, NIST, and DoN Cybersecurity requirements into network system designs



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