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Harris Corporation.

Chief Cybersecurity Engineer (ISSE)

Harris Corporation. - Colorado Springs, CO

Colorado Springs, CO 80840


Job Title:

Chief Cybersecurity Engineer (ISSE)

Job Location: Colorado Springs, CO

Job ID: SIS20180501-22643

Job Description

Seeking highly skilled technical cybersecurity engineering expert to become a Program-level Chief Cybersecurity Engineer in support of US Air Force Space Situational Awareness and Missile Warning systems. Technical cybersecurity architecting/engineering abilities, and the ability to shape perspectives regarding cybersecurity is a must!

The successful candidate will demonstrate strong knowledge and experience at developing technical cybersecurity understanding, concepts, and vision across numerous stakeholders; authoring and implementing technical cybersecurity strategies across weapon systems; and ensuring technical aspects of cybersecurity are integrated throughout project/system development life cycles in an efficient/effective manner. This individual should also be well-versed at translating National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) 800-series standards/guidance into cybersecurity system requirements; creatively designing, documenting, building, and implementing cybersecurity protection architectures; and possess the ability to facilitate the entire six-step DoD RMF process, to include continuous monitoring.

Major Job Functions:

Serves as Chief Cybersecurity Architect/Engineer and maintains technical cybersecurity

oversight across the program’s entire portfolio.

Provides creative solutions to a variety of difficult cybersecurity technical problems. Solutions

are imaginative, thorough, practicable, and consistent with organization objectives.

Works as part of an integrated cybersecurity team to ensure the Confidentiality, Integrity, and availability of USAF weapon systems.

Must be able to effectively work with program managers and project managers/engineers

Other duties as assigned.


15 years relevant experience with BS/BA (Bachelors) or equivalent

Must possess current IASAE Level 2 cybersecurity certification (CISSP, CASP CE, CSSLP)

Preferred Additional Skills

10 years of experience conducting cybersecurity architecting/engineering functions

Experience with HBSS/ACAS and DoD PKI

Cybersecurity Service Provider (CSSP) experience

Recent experience implementing the RMF authorization process

Experience remediating, mitigating, and reporting system cybersecurity vulnerabilities

Familiarity with security features and configuration of the latest VMware products

Cloud-based cybersecurity implementation, network engineering design and architecture, security implementation, firewall/IDS, and router/switch configuration experience

Commercial Cloud Services (C2S)/GovCloud/Amazon Web Services (AWS) experience

Current IASAE Level 3 cybersecurity certification (CISSP-ISSAP/ISSEP)

Security Clearance:

This position requires an active TS/SCI Security Clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

5 days 9 hours ago

Harris Corporation.


Chief Cybersecurity Engineer (ISSE) Harris Corporation. - Colorado Springs, CO, United States


Location: Colorado Springs, CO

Company Profile:
Harris is an international communications and information technology company serving government and commercial markets in more than 125 countries. Headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, the company has approximately $5 billion of annual revenue and about 14,000 employees — including 6,000 engineers and scientists. Harris is dedicated to developing best-in-class assured.The Government Communications Systems segment develops, produces, integrates, and supports advanced communications and information systems that solve the mission-critical challenges of civilian, intelligence, and defense government customers. The company is headquartered in Melbourne, Florida.