Information Technology Cyber-Security Engineer

Computers/Software Dayton, Ohio


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Information Technology Cyber-Security Engineer

When you join Dynamo, you don’t just become another number, you become part of a family. A family who thrives to keep morale high and opportunities endless. We believe in hiring strong team players who are passionate and driven to succeed. Our mission is your professional development.

 Job Description:

Plans & Programs/Cyber & Analysis Directorate (AFLCMC/XP-OZ) The Plans and Programs/Cyber and Analysis Programs Directorate (AFLCMC/XP-OZ), headquartered at Wright-Patterson AFB, OH is responsible for center resource management, strategic planning, transformation, change management, center information technology, and operations research and analysis.


The Information Technology Cyber Security Engineer shall possess the knowledge associated with the DoD’s Risk Management Framework (RMF) approach for identifying cyber-security requirements, providing security solutions, and managing the security of DoD information systems. Experience as a Security Control Assessor (SCA) or SCA Representative (SCAR) All Contractors performing Cyber-security functions shall meet individual Cyber-security certification requirements in compliance with DoD Directive 8570.01 and DoD 8570.01-M. Must meet the security clearance requirements of DODI 8500.01, Cyber security.


The Information Technology Cyber-Security Engineer shall perform LAA IWS Information Technology Cyber-security activities to include:


         Conduct System Security, Cyber-security, and Anti-Tamper, analysis, testing, verification, and documentation

         Participate in Government/prime/subcontractor Cyber-security/System Security reviews/meetings/working groups as applicable for all system security issues

         Analyze prime/subcontractor data to develop and provide system security documentation, for Government approval, including such areas as classification of information/data and equipment, specific security procedures, handling and transfer of classified materials, and security boundary parameters

         Verify cyber-security controls and testing comply with system procurement as they relate to Risk Management Framework (RMF) (DoDI 8510.01)

         Conduct engineering and technical analysis in preparing cyber-security vulnerability and risk assessments in conjunction with the assigned Platform Information Technology (PIT) Security Control Assessor (SCA) and Authorizing Official (AO)

         The cyber-security vulnerability and risk assessments shall provide   information necessary to recommend approval by the Authorizing   Official for an Authorization to Operate (ATO) for the IWS

          Identify component and subsystem vulnerabilities and recommend     potential solutions and safeguards including system design   interoperability

          Present results in cyber-security documentation that shall be used for       System Acquisition Planning and Management major milestones   including Cyber-security Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M)   leading to the Cyber-security Roadmaps

          Develop recommendations for inputs and updates to System Security     documentation, and Military Type Certificate documentation from a       system security supportability aspect. This includes analysis of ATO   packages and System Security Plans (SSPs). These analyses shall   provide recommendations, risk areas, and gap analysis necessary to   increase the supportability, quality, and availability for the system   security of the IWS

          Develop and continually update applicable program documentation   based on the Department of Defense Instruction (DoDI) 8510.01, and   National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) 800-53

          Participate in the development of recommendations on Cyber   Resiliency strategies, processes, and documentation

          Conduct LAA IWS cyber-security data gathering and site surveys of   operational and maintenance activities and records in support of LAA   IWS system security plan and ATO conditions


Required Qualifications


Required Qualifications:

         5-7 years of experience as an Information Technology Cyber Security   Engineer

          5+ years of experience with Platform IT (PIT) Cyber-security and            Aircraft Avionics experience

          BS Computer Science or Software Engineering degree

          Secuirty+ certification

          Cyber-security Vulnerability Assessment procedures, tools and                 techniques which identify system cyber-security vulnerabilities

          Cyber-security Risk Assessment procedures, tools and techniques     which  identify system cyber-security operational risks

          Supply Chain Risk Management (SCRM) guidance and policy   regarding program sensitive cyber items

          Identifying security management requirements during specific phases of the program acquisition life cycle

          Software assurance plans and implementation concerning development   processes, operational systems and development environment

Nice to Have:

          Bachelor of Science Degree from an ABET accredited institution in   Computer or Software Engineering


What We Offer You:


       An engaging, familial culture centered around personal and team development

       100% paid medical benefits

       401K with company match

       Tuition reimbursements

       Monthly commuting stipends


Clearance: TS/SCI

Primary Location: Dayton, Ohio Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (The Plans and Programs/Cyber and Analysis Programs Directorate (AFLCMC/XP-OZ) Office)

Travel: None


Dynamo Technologies is an SBA 8(a), Minority-Owned, Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB) that specializes in technology and management consulting, providing full project life-cycle solutions to the Federal government. Dynamo has extensive experience successfully servicing numerous US federal agencies and commercial customers. Our experienced leadership team combined with the quality and caliber of our data scientists, software engineers, technologists and program management professionals sets us apart from the competition.