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Systems Engineer Information Assurance Featured Urgent

Baltimore, Maryland
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Systems Engineer Information Assurance
Baltimore MD
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Our company
Viasat is in the business to connect the world. We are a global provider of satellite broadband and wireless services infrastructure and technology. We securely connect consumers businesses governments and military to the internet anywhere in the world including government and business executive jets. Our more than 4000 global team members are dedicated to do what others in the industry view as impossible. We imagined and launched the worlds highest-capacity communications satellite and continue to set the standard in developing technologies that address the toughest challenges
We think big but we act intelligently and locally and were not donewere just beginning.
What our ideal candidate looks like
Do you love to be challenged with complex Systems Engineering projects? Are you passionate about the pursuit of technical excellence? If so then you might be a great fit to join our Systems Engineering team of highly motivated technical professionals developing complex cutting edge technological products and supporting secure communications networks around the globe. Viasat is a leader in providing practical solutions for difficult communications problems. We bring a unique mix of communications networking and security expertise to offer secure networking solutions for satellite and terrestrial communications applications. The company has been honored for its record of performance by national magazines such as INC Forbes and Fortune Small Business.
The Information Assurance Systems Engineer will support security design on government and commercial communications programs. You will provide technical support and oversight as part of a program teams system engineering effort for Information Assurance design and development. Your background in systems architecture will allow you to play a key role in security architecture analysis security requirements definition and allocation and identification of potential security vulnerabilities. You will be responsible for generating security-related documentation and leading system architecture design in a team environment. Your background in high assurance COMSEC and COMPUSEC requirements and techniques will be invaluable to support interfacing with customers for new security related business development including proposals white papers and presentations.
+ 10+ years experience with system security requirements architecture design interface development and test approach of NSA Type 1 FIPS 140-2 or Common Criteria evaluated systems.
+ 3+ years experience with NSA FIPS 140-2 or Common Criteria certification and documentation requirements (e.g. UIC IASRD TOE SED TDO TOC etc.)
+ 2+ years of experience interacting directly with various stake holder with a preference for security evaluators or their designated representatives to vet potential solutions and negotiate compliance to system requirements with a preference for security requirements in order to resolve issues and conflicts.
+ Excellent written and verbal communications skills with the ability to simplify findings to brief management and customers
+ Masters Degree in Computer Science Engineering or relevant technical discipline; or equivalent technical experience
+ Up to 10% Travel
+ US citizenship required with the ability to get up to a top secret security clearance
+ Experience with both engineering development of secure communication products as well as certification and accreditation
Our Baltimore location is adjacent to Baltimore Washington International Airport. It provides a convenient location to support many of our customers and houses top technical talent supporting programs across the company. We are located just minutes from downtown Baltimores Inner Harbor and the surrounding areas offering arts entertainment sports and educational opportunities. Roughly 30 miles in the opposite direction is the nations capital Washington DC with all it has to offer visitors including national monuments and museums. There are additional nearby attractions such as historic downtown Annapolis the US Naval Academy and the Chesapeake Bay.
Are you ready to take the next step in your career where you will thrive and enjoy coming to work? Then submit your resume. It only takes a few minutes and could start you on your new path to a fulfilling career at Viasat . We look forward to hearing from you
ViaSat is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Residence status may be required for certain positions. For positions requiring U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Resident status verification of such status will be required upon accepting employment.

ViaSat is in the business to connect the world. As a global broadband services and technology company, we are connecting international communities to the internet by offering residential internet service; enabling passengers and operations crews to stream high-bandwidth media, applications, and content when traveling globally on commercial, business or government aircraft and maritime vessels; and empowering international warfighters on the front lines of battle with real-time, secure internet-based intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance for high-requirement missions. We deliver and protect information – when and where it is needed most with our trusted communications ground systems, infrastructure, and services.

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