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Company Name:
System Technology Forum, Ltd
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
San Diego, California
United States
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
> 10 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree

Senior Cyber Security Engineer (WAMS)

Senior Cybersecurity Engineering support for the Wideband Anti-Jam Modem (WAM) effort.  Attend all technical reviews for WAMS and provide expert input and recommendations on security issues to PMW/A 170.  Identify the necessary requirements to obtain National Security Agency (NSA) approval of the End Cryptographic Units (ECUs) used by the WAM.  Identify risk areas and methods of mitigation.  Develop a Key and Certificate Management Plan (KCMP) and coordinate KCMP approval with the NSA.  Coordinate with PMW 130, DISA, or any other external stakeholder, as required, for any Transmission Security (TRANSEC) issues impacting the WAM Direct Sequence Spread Spectrum (DSSS) capability, to advance the program.  Attend all technical reviews for Protected Tactical Enterprise Service (PTES), to include the Mission Management System (MMS), Key Management System (KMS), and Joint Hub development and provide expert input and recommendations on security issues impacting Navy WAM efforts to PMW/A 170.  Provide Navy recommendations and input on PTES design and implementation areas that impact the Navy WAM. Ensure all input and recommendations are coordinated with program management. Provide a summary report of all coordination efforts.

Designations/Certifications:  Active Secret Clearance is required.

Knowledge:  Knowledge of Navy SATCOM security architectures, knowledge of TRANSEC requirements and knowledge of NSA certification/approval processes.

Experience:  Minimum of 10 years of SATCOM systems/cybersecurity engineering experience.  Experience developing Navy SATCOM cybersecurity architectures.  Experience developing key management architectures in coordination with NSA.  Experience developing joint mission planning systems.

Education:  BS Electrical Engineering, Cyber Security, or Computer Science