L3Harris Information System Security Engineer 3 in Waco, Texas
Job Title: Information System Security Engineer 3
Job Code: IMS20221301-75228
Job Location: Waco, TX
L3Harris is actively seeking for an Information System Security Engineer (ISSE) for our facility located in Waco, TX for an exempt direct hire opportunity. We do offer competitive wages with benefits and offer a generous relocation package.
Perform as part of a team and identify the information protection needs for systems and networks, review and assist design engineers in overarching system design with a focus on Information Assurance, and interact with customers and accreditation officials to define and achieve required Information Assurance objectives.
The ISSE Systems Engineer is expected to:
Ensure delivered information systems meet security standards in accordance with ICD 503, Risk Management Framework (RMF).
Develop Risk Assessment Reports (RAR), System Security Plans (SSP), Security Control Traceability Matrix (SCTM), and other applicable documents needed to obtain an Authorization to Operate (ATO) for fielded systems.
Support steps one through six of the Risk Management Framework (RMF) Security Life Cycle, ensuring information assurance is included in the design architecture.
Document security controls/requirements for inclusion in the system requirements specifications.
Individual responsibilities include identifying the information protection needs for systems and networks, review and assist design engineers in overarching system design with a focus on Information Assurance, and interact with customers and accreditation officials to define and achieve required Information Assurance objectives.
They also maintain awareness of the most recent system security policies and directives, and assist Systems Engineers and Cybersecurity Engineers with the analysis of user and system requirements and constraints.
Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate engineering discipline (Electrical, Mechanical, Systems, Software, Physics, etc.) and a minimum of 4 years of applicable experience.
Preferred Additional Skills:
ISSE Systems engineering candidates with experience in one or more of the following is preferred:Well versed in NIST 800-53 standards desired.Position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance at the Top Secret/SCI level which requires U.S. citizenship.
Candidate should hold current Security+ certification or CISSP, or be able to achieve certification within 6 months of hire.
Security Engineering with accreditation experience desired.
Familiarity with ICD 503, Risk Management Framework desired.
Analyzing system specifications and translating to system requirements.
L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.