Systems Engineer (ISSE) - 8898 in Annapolis Junction at HII-TSD

Date Posted: 9/16/2022

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Job Description

Requisition Number: 8898 

Required Travel: 0 - 10%

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Hours Per Week: 40 

Security Clearance: TS/SCI w/ FS Poly 

Level of Experience: Mid 


Cyber, Electronic Warfare and Space (CEW&S) a division of HII Mission Technologies provides full-spectrum cyber, EW and space capabilities that address today’s rapidly changing, multi-domain global security threats, and anticipate emerging threats.  We are diverse organization offering competitive and challenging opportunities to highly motivated individuals. 

As a company, we provide:

  • On-demand professional development  
  • Career mobility
  • Community engagement 
  • Engagement, diversity and inclusion

Cyber, Electronic Warfare and Space (CEW&S) is looking to hire a System Engineer to support mission-focused operations at one of our DoD/IC customers.  This position will be based in the Ft. Meade/BWI/Annapolis Junction/Columbia area.  You will take on a high-visibility role, working hand-in-hand with our customer to support mission management, process development, risk.

Essential Job Responsibilities

You will participate as the primary security engineering representative on engineering teams for the design, development, implementation, evaluation, and/or integration of secure networking, computing, and enclave environments.

You will assist our customer in evaluating configurations of commercial products used in layered solutions to protect classified data. 

  • Identify points of vulnerability and recommend mitigation strategies
  • Validate and verify system security requirements
  • Analyze system security designs
  • Design, develop, and implement security systems and components, including components for networking, computing, and support environments
  • Assists in system planning, development, and deployment to ensure compliance with security standards and requirements
  • Provide technical guidance in Information Assurance concepts, principles, and standards including definition and use of IA-related metadata and threat and risk analysis
  • Analyze commercial solutions to ensure that the defined capabilities continue to provide the security services and robustness required to account for technology development, new security issues, and new use cases.*CI *TE

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required.
  • Fourteen (14) years experience as a SE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type and complexity is required.
  • Five (5) years of additional SE experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.

Experience in at least two (2) of the following areas:

  • DoD Architecture Framework (DoDAF) version 2.02 modeling and DoDAF system engineering analysis or development
  • Cryptographic development and analysis
  • IA and cybersecurity architectures, concepts, principles, use cases, and standards
  • DoD, IC, and other federal government (e.g., NIST) policy, directives, and instructions relevant to IA and cybersecurity strategic planning and direction

ClearanceMust possess and maintain an active TS/SCI with Polygraph

Preferred Requirements

  • Knowledge of NIST, NIAP, Common Criteria
  • Knowledge of networking terms/applications, cryptography
  • Product assessment experience
  • Comfortable with giving presentations and talking to Customers
  • CISSP Certification

This opportunity resides with Cyber & Electronic Warfare, a business group within HII’s Mission Technologies division. HII works within our nation’s intelligence and cyber operations communities to defend our interests in cyberspace. Our deep expertise in network architecture, software and hardware development, cybersecurity and the electromagnetic environment uniquely enables us to support sensitive missions for federal agency partners.

HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII’s skilled workforce is 44,000 strong. For more information, please visit:


HII is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

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