KBRwyle Cybersecurity Engineer in BEDFORD, Massachusetts

Cybersecurity Engineer


KBRwyle is seeking an experienced Cybersecurity Engineer to support Security Control Assessor (SCA) and Authorizing Official (AO) decisions for programs and systems at Hanscom Air Force Base.

  • The successful candidate will provide analysis of Cybersecurity Engineering artifacts and Assessment and Authorization (A&A) expertise required to support the execution of all steps necessary for obtaining authorizations.

  • The candidate will analyze A&A package artifacts for systems, as well as assist program managers in developing decision briefings for the SCA/AO.

  • This position will focus on technical assessments of program developed artifacts, test results, and the output of the risk management program for each system assessed.

  • This position will involve the assessment of applications migrating to a cloud hosted environment.

  • The candidate will conduct security and risk assessments on special purpose information technology systems and equipment used within tactical networks, as well as enterprise systems and IT products/services.

  • The candidate will implement Cybersecurity and technical risk management principles.

  • The candidate will be experienced and successful at solving complex cybersecurity issues, enjoy working in a dynamic, responsive, and collaborative environment, and be dedicated to the success of our customers against advanced, persistent threats.Education:

  • A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in a related discipline is required.

  • Must hold a minimum of IAM Level I approved certification as identified in DoD 8570.01 or be able to attain within 6 months.

  • A Master’s Degree is desired.

  • IAM Level II or IASAE Level I is highly desired.Experience:

  • Seven (7) years of related engineering experience, including four (4) years of demonstrated understanding and implementation of Risk Management Framework (NIST 800 series Special Publications), and/or DIACAP (DoD 8500 series) policies and procedures is required.

  • The ideal candidate would have a security engineering background with experience conducting security audits and analysis, and knowledge of artifacts required for authorization.

  • Experience with assessment tools such as Retina/Nessus/ACAS or similar vulnerability scanning tools and the application of DISA Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) and Security Requirements Guides (SRGs) is highly desired.

  • Experience with Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) and Ports, Protocols, and Services (PPS) is highly desired.Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of systems engineering principles, network architecture analysis, verification and validation of requirements, and understanding the risk management process is essential.

  • Must have the ability to communicate with and distill information from technical resources during formal and informal meetings.Applicant selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/DisabilityApplication Instructions For immediate confidential consideration, please apply online by clicking Apply Now to Join Our Team.


KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job: Information Technology

Primary Location: US-US-MA-BEDFORD

Req ID: 1060153