• Raytheon
  • $110,170.00 -162,330.00/year*
  • Portsmouth , RI
  • Defense/Security Clearance
  • Full-Time
  • 67 Orchard View Rd

Raytheon IDS
Portsmouth, RI
Security - Cyber Defense Technologist, ISSO

Job Description:

This position is for an Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) at Raytheon, Portsmouth, RI. The ISSO provides support to classified computing environments. This person will be responsible for assisting in the development and enforcement of information systems security procedures in accordance with company and government regulations and policies. The ISSO will be responsible for system compliance, auditing, security plan development and delivering information systems security education and awareness. The ISSO will assist in investigating information system security violations and helps prepare reports specifying corrective and preventative actions. The position routinely interfaces with their facility security team, program personnel and government representatives. This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

This position is ERIP eligible

Capped relocation support is available to the selected applicant if eligible per Company policy. Amount of budget to be discussed at the appropriate time.

This position requiresthe ability to obtain aU.S. Security Clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Required Skills:

* G07 Two (2+) years relevant experience working with and/or supporting computer technologies (such as: Microsoft Office applications, databases, operating systems or computer network hardware)

* This position requiresthe ability to obtain aU.S. Security Clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance

* Ability to obtain and maintain Information Security professional certification commensurate with DoD 8570.1-M Level 2 requirements (Security+ or other) within six months of hire date.

Desired Skills:

* Existing DoD SECRET Clearance

* Working experience with operating systems; Solaris, HPUX, Linux, or Windows

* Experience working with government regulations, such as NISPOM, JAFAN, JSIG, DIACAP and Risk Management Framework. Regulation is based on customer requirements

* Experience supporting various system configurations (Stand Alone, Local Area Networks, Wide Area Networks)

* Preparation of Assessment and Authorization documents and procedures

* Ability to deliver Information Assurance (IA) related briefings and training material

* Self-motivated and possess good written, verbal, listening and presentation skills, particularly in documenting evaluation results

* Previous experience working in a classified information systems environment

* Desire and ability to work as a team member

* Knowledge of Six Sigma and statistical techniques

* Customer focused, adaptable and willing to work varying assignments

* Familiarity with Test Equipment and Sanitization Procedures

* Organizational skills to include: attention to detail, time management and ability to multitask

* Must be flexible and work with general supervision

* Experience with audit reviews such as: physical security, network and application, password administration, file access privileges, etc.

* Security+ or similar 8570 certification

Required Education:

* Bachelor's Degree in either Computer Science, Information Systems Management, Information Technology, Criminal Justice, Business or other relevant degree OR 8 years related experience in lieu of degree

Desired Education:

The following courses can be completed at the DSS Training Website:

* NISPOM Chapter 8 Requirements for Industry (IS201.16)

* Introduction to Industrial Security (IS011.16 / .06)

* Safeguarding Classified Information (IS109.16 / .06)

* OPSEC Security Awareness(GS130.16)

* Cyber Security Awareness(CI130.16)

* Introduction to the Risk Management Framework (RMF) (CS124.16)

* Risk Management Framework (RMF) Curricula (CS100.CU)

* Continuous Monitoring (CS200.16)

* Special Access Program Overview (SA001.16/06)

All these job responsibilities are to be executed in harmony with Raytheon's Code of Business Ethics and Conduct policy which sets the standard by which we operate and how we treat others.

Key Words: NISPOM DD254 Security Windows UNIX LINUX Information Systems Security Information Assurance

Certification and Accreditation Cyber Software Engineer Computer Science MIS Management Information Systems ISSO CISSP CISM JAFAN JSIG DCID ISSM Information Security Information Technology IT Auditing Cyber DSS C&A IA IAM IAO Information Systems Security Officer Information Systems Security Manager Microsoft Windows Office UNIX Linux HPUX Solaris, Cybersecurity

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Requisition ID


Business Unit Profile

Headquartered in Tewksbury, Massachusetts, IDS has 32 locations around the world. Its broad portfolio of weapons, sensors and integration systems supports its customer base across multiple mission areas, including air and missile defense systems; missile defense radars; early warning radars; naval ship operating systems; C5ITM products and services; and other advanced technologies. IDS provides affordable, integrated solutions to a broad international and domestic customer base, including the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, the U.S. Armed Forces and the Department of Homeland Security.

Clearance Type


Relocation Eligible


Talent Area

Cyber Jobs, Information and Knowledge Systems, Security

Work Location

RI - Portsmouth

Type Of Job

Full Time

Posting Title

Cyber Defense Technologist, ISSO

Job Function

Information Technology

U.S. FLSA Classification


Associated topics: active secret clearance, advance national agency check with inquiries, anaci, naclc, national agency check with law and credit, secret, security clearance, security investigation

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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