IT Security Manager with Security Clearance

BAE Systems
United States
112420.00 - 191070.00 USD Annual
16 Jun 2024
14 Jul 2024
Job Type
IT Security
Employer Sector
Technology, IT & Telecoms
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description The Opportunity: Join BAE Systems' Intelligence and Security Sector and be part of a diverse and enthusiastic team who supports the U.S Navy's Strategic System Program (SSP). We are searching for an IT Security Manager to join the IT Operations team in their support of the customer's Digital Engineering Environment (DEE) Network. The Role: As an onsite IT Security Manager, you will work with a Team to handle the security and compliance of the Model Based System Engineering Environment and act as the IT Operations' security subject matter expert. Responsibilities: As the IT Security Manager, you will lead the Team in maintaining the stability, availability and security of the Navy's SSP networks. You will:
Work directly with the CIO/Deputy CIO to identify strategic goals and objectives
Provide purpose, direction and motivation to a team of IT System Security Engineers
Lead the breakdown of the project goals into achievable objectives
Manage daily operations of the IT Security Team.
Work with the ISSO to review system Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) findings and evaluate DISA Security Technical Implementation Guidelines (STIG) compliance
Work with service area owners to close Authorization To Operate (ATO) Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&Ms)
Ensure IT Operations security dashboards are current and working properly
Apply technical expertise to mitigate potential system problems before they occur
Perform supervisory duties including, but not limited to, hiring, training, evaluating, counselling, and disciplining employees
Ensure personnel are properly qualified to perform duties effectively and identify successors for all key positions
Set technical and performance objectives with subordinates, conduct performance appraisals, and ensure that all Team members are informed of and adhere to all pertinent company policies and procedures
Who You Are:
You are eager to work in a DoD environment supporting the customer's mission
You have a passion to learn new technologies and tools
You are a detail–oriented person looking for an environment where you can learn and grow your skills
You enjoy working with people and collaborating across teams You have a high degree of personal drive, initiative and the ability to drive change Required Education, Experience, & Skills BAE has found that success in this position requires:
A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field and six (6) years related work experience, or ten years work related experience Working full time on–site at the Washington Navy Yard
A final DoD Secret Clearance to start
Ability to obtain and maintain and maintain DoD Top Secret Clearance
An IAT Level II certificate as specified in the DoD 8570
Or, have a SECNAV 5239 qualifying degree and meet the requirements for an IAT Level II certificate as specified in the DoD 8570 within 6 months of start date
Ability to obtain and maintain 1) Common Access Card (CAC) along with badge access to the customer's facility, and 2) a network account in good standing on the customer's network.
System administrator experience with Tenable Nessus & Security Center (ACAS), and a Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) software such as Splunk
Experience with DISA Security Technical Information Guidelines (STIGs) and Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) tool and analyzing findings
Familiarity with Trellix Endpoint Security
General knowledge of the Risk Management Framework (RMF) process and applicable security controls to assist ISSO/ISSM with obtaining system accreditation(s)
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with partners and government officials Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills Experience working in a DoD IT environment
Experience working on classified networks
Graduate Degree in Cyber Security or related field Pay Information
Full–Time Salary Range: $112420 – $191070 Please note: This range is based on our market pay structures. However, individual salaries are determined by a variety of factors including, but not limited to: business considerations, local market conditions, and internal equity, as well as candidate qualifications, such as skills, education, and experience. Employee Benefits: At BAE Systems, we support our employees in all aspects of their life, including their health and financial well–being. Regular employees scheduled to work 20+ hours per week are offered: health, dental, and vision insurance; health savings accounts; a 401(k) savings plan; disability coverage; and life and accident insurance. We also have an employee assistance program, a legal plan, and other perks including discounts on things like home, auto, and pet insurance. Our leave programs include paid time off, paid holidays, as well as other types of leave, including paid parental, military, bereavement, and any applicable federal and state sick leave. Employees may participate in the company recognition program to receive monetary or non–monetary recognition awards. Other incentives may be available based on position level and/or job specifics. About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team–making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do–from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.