Blue Sky Innovators Cyber Security Engineer and Manager, TS,SCI El Segundo, CA · Full time

Support Systems Engineering and Integration activities as the principal advisor on all matters related to systems cyber security as an engineer and manager



  • Execute day-to-day security posture and continuous monitoring for an Information System
  • Manage information assurance of a program, organization, system, or enclave
  • Physical and environmental protection, personnel security, incident handling, and security training and awareness of an Information System
  • Design and develop organizational information systems or upgrade legacy systems, as applicable
  • Ensure information system is designed, developed, and implemented with required security features and safeguards
  • Interface with government organizations during engineering design solutions, assessments, and evaluations
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of implemented protection measures
  • Conduct program and technical risk assessments to determine necessary cybersecurity protection measures
  • Integrate Risk Management Framework (RMF) throughout the system acquisition lifecycle
  • Create, review, and assess RMF artifacts for implementation
  • Evaluate, implement, and support cybersecurity focused services while maintaining knowledge of current security threats and operational best practices
  • Conduct periodic hardware/software inventory assessments
  • Oversee configuration management of assigned systems
  • Perform security analysis of operational and development environments, threats, vulnerabilities and internal interfaces to define and assess compliance with accepted government standards

Required Qualifications:

  • Must have an active TS/SCI clearance to be considered
  • Bachelor’s degree in cybersecurity, engineering, or a related disciple
  • 10+ years of work experience in cybersecurity
  • DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level III approved cybersecurity baseline certification
  • Experience with cybersecurity policy, processes, architecture, testing and evaluation procedures
  • Experience with cybersecurity assessments
  • Ability to translate cybersecurity policy and guidance into system requirements
  • Understanding of risk management
  • Experience with COMSEC key management and cryptographic equipment
  • Effective interpersonal skills and managing technically experienced teams
  • Ability to engage at the manager and engineer levels; ability to engage with Senior Leadership

Desired qualification:

  • Master’s degree in cybersecurity, engineering, or a related disciplines
  • Experience in Air Force or Space Systems
  • Experience in Acquisition Life Cycle
  •  Familiarity with security tools
  • Experience as an Information System Security Officer (ISSO) or Information System Security Manager (ISSM)
  • Experience with Classified Programs

Blue Sky Innovators is an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate in hiring on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. Also Blue Sky Innovators participates in E-Verify. For more information, see here:

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$180,000 - $280,000 per year