Cybersecurity Manager Job
Job Description Job Attributes+
Hill AFB, UT 84056, US
Engineering & Technology
Are you a leader who is passionate about Cybersecurity? Do you love building teams and team culture? Can you reach across the aisle to collaborate with IT teams regarding security controls and risks? Are you an expert in Risk Management Framework? Can you talk the talk and walk the walk? Do you have an active DoD security clearance? If so, come join one of the best companies to work for in Utah, where you can channel your expertise, soft skills and passion to build and lead a team in a dynamic, highly rewarding environment.
BAE Systems Inc. seeks a Cybersecurity Manager to lead a high-performing team of Information Systems Security Managers and Officers (ISSMs and ISSOs) within our Information Services (IS) team in the Strategic Systems, Air and Space Force Solutions business at Hill Air Force Base, in Utah. The selected manager will lead our Cybersecurity operations as we deliver world-class capabilities for our client and associated contractors, while help us drive productivity and foster innovation.
As the leader of the Cybersecurity team, the selected applicant will interface with government customers in support various ICBM weapon subsystems to ensure adherence to the Risk Management Framework (RMF), including system categorization and control identification, implementation, and assessment. This position supports Cybersecurity efforts throughout the RMF for one or more assigned programs(s) to include the development of System Security Plans, impact assessments, development and resolution of Plans of Action and Milestones (POA&Ms), assessing and auditing systems security controls, and monitoring of corrective actions.
The position provides the opportunity to apply your skills in leadership and culture-building, communication and customer relationships within a close-knit, fun-loving team of other Cybersecurity professionals. The successful candidate will be energetic, self-motivated, tuned to high performance, and have the ability to adapt to a fast-paced environment where customer priorities can change often. We seek a leader who thrives on making a difference for the customer and team members.
Directs the day-to-day work of the ISSM and ISSO team
Coordinates and collaborates with the government ISSM
Ensures compliance with DoD Instructions 8500.01 and 8510.01, AFI17-101 Risk Management Framework (RMF) for the Air Force Information Technology (IT), and the “DoD Program Manager’s Guidebook for Integrating the Cybersecurity Risk Management Framework (RMF) into the System Acquisition Lifecycle”
Supports efforts to integrate Cybersecurity throughout the lifecycle of IT systems. This includes the development and review of Cybersecurity-related artifacts, including System Security Plans, Cyber Security Strategies, Cybersecurity Impact Assessments, policies, plans, and procedures
Manages efforts to continually assess activities and controls to secure information, including gaps in security and identifies solutions to mitigate risk, including business processes, technical controls, and policy improvements
Leads the development of security policies, plans, and procedures to meet government regulations and industry best practices
Coordinates and reviews technical assessments
Uses automated tools to analyze system security control compliance
Collaborates with technical managers to ensure required controls are implemented and security processes are followed.
Builds collaborative internal relationships with program and project teams, as well as external relationships with customers, regulatory bodies, other agencies and business partners
Performs other duties as assigned.
This position requires an active final Secret clearance upon hire date. The applicant must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret clearance. An active Top Secret clearance is preferred.
The applicant must also meet DoD 8570 IAM II certification requirements.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills
This position requires:
Proven experience as a manager or team leader
Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline (typically Computer Science, Information Technologies, etc.); however, education requirements may be waived for equivalent experience.
10 years of Cyber/IT-related work or equivalent experience (8 years of experience with an MS degree)
DoD 8570 IAM II certification on hire date
Knowledge of Cybersecurity, RMF, networks, components, system protocols, COTS technology, and software development.
Demonstrated soft skills, including the ability to effectively communicate technical expertise and advice without being abrasive to customers or counterparts
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
Familiarity with Tenable Nessus or DISA ACAS, Anti-virus, and STIG Viewer
Experience with Tenable Nessus or DISA ACAS, Anti-virus, and STIG Viewer
Experience with security evaluations, risk and control assessments, or Sarbanes-Oxley audits
Recent experience working in a DoD environment
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. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We’re laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.
Who We Are
You're used to protecting what matters most.
Our team has the privilege and the responsibility of knowing that the work we do really matters. Our work is vital to the armed forces personnel and major corporations who rely on us to protect, equip and support them where it counts; to the security and prosperity of the nations we serve; to our skilled and talented people; to the local communities where we are based; and to the wider community who invest in, supply and engage with us. At BAE Systems, everyone can make a difference.
We believe that a diverse workforce inspires creativity and drives innovation. We respect and value the huge variety of skills, abilities and perspectives that our people bring to our business. We celebrate our differences and aim to recruit and develop talent from all backgrounds, championing the strength that a truly inclusive and collaborative workplace gives to our company culture and performance.
Enjoy a flexible environment that values your work-life balance and helps you perform at your best.
On the job training, leadership programs, collaboration with leading experts – excellence is built into your career development whether you are just starting out as an apprentice or are an experienced professional.
We’re united by trust, camaraderie and a shared ambition to lead the world in our field. It helps that we’re nice people too.
See your contribution, making real change as breakthrough technology and intelligence solutions reshape the landscape for our customers.
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