System Security Engineer


Location: Clifton New Jersey


Industry: Aerospace / Aviation / Defense

Job Category: Engineering - Aeronautic / Avionic Engineering


The Systems Security Engineer will apply System Security Engineering and Program Protection disciplines (anti-tamper, cyber security, software assurance, supply chain management, and threat and design vulnerability analysis) to the design and development of ES products. These tasks include: 
•Applying System Engineering disciplines to the domains of Program Protection 
•Analyzing, designing and integrating security architectures and ensuring requirements are established, allocated, and maintained 
•Discovering and analyzing security flaws or vulnerabilities in software, systems, applications, and providing mitigation strategies 
•Participating in technical peer reviews throughout the product lifecycle of design, development, integration and test 
•Supporting system certification and accreditation planning and testing and liaison activities 
•Mentoring other SSEs and providing guidance to design team 
•Developing proposals, technical briefings, and reports 

•Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Assurance, or Cyber Security 
•3-5+ years of relevant experience 
•Familiarity with DoDI 8500.1, DoDI 8510.01/RMF, NIST 800-53, DoD AT policies and processes 

Preferred Additional Skills: 
•Advanced degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Assurance, or Cyber Security 
•Specific experience in Information Assurance, Cybersecurity, and Anti-Tamper 
•NSA Certifications., ATEA approvals, other C&A experience 
•CISSP certification 

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. 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. 

Security Clearance Required: Yes

Visa Candidate Considered: No


Base Salary -  DOE
Full-time Benefits - Full 
Relocation Assistance Available - Yes 
Commission Compensation - No 
Overtime Eligible - No 
Interview Travel Reimbursed - Yes 

If interested please send resume in Microsoft Word Document format to