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BAE Systems Information Assurance Lead in Sterling, Virginia

Job Description

Innovative, Bold, Dedicated! Are you ready to join a team that exhibits all of these qualities and more? Come build your career with BAE Systems with the Intelligence & Security (I&S) Sector where we provide Information Technology support to those who protect us.

We are looking for a Sr. Cybersecurity Analyst to architect and engineer the networks and security services for a new program that delivers cloud services across multiple classification levels in the environment.

As the Sr. Cybersecurity Analyst, you will:

  • Design, test and implement security controls, defenses and countermeasures to intercept and prevent internal or external attacks

  • Implement Zero Trust architecture

  • Research attempted or successful efforts to compromise systems security and design countermeasures

  • Maintain hardware, software and network firewalls and encryption protocols

  • Administer security policies to control physical and virtual access to systems

  • Support the design team to test and authorize the system for an enterprise Authority to Operate (ATO)

  • Manage cloud based security services to provide end user services such as email, web browsing, and virtual desktops

Required Education, Experience, & Skills

  • Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

  • Security

  • AWS Security Specialty

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills

  • Master s degree and 5 years work experience or equivalent experience

  • AWS Solution Architect Professional


Pay Information

Full-Time Salary Range: $140690 - $239140

Please note: This range is based on our market pay structures. However, individual salaries are determined by a variety of factors including, but not limited to: business considerations, local market conditions, and internal equity, as well as candidate qualifications, such as skills, education, and experience.

Employee Benefits: At BAE Systems, we support our employees in all aspects of their life, including their health and financial well-being. Regular employees scheduled to work 20 hours per week are offered: health, dental, and vision insurance; health savings accounts; a 401(k) savings plan; disability coverage; and life and accident insurance. We also have an employee assistance program, a legal plan, and other perks including discounts on things like home, auto, and pet insurance. Our leave programs include paid time off, paid holidays, as well as other types of leave, including paid parental, military, bereavement, and any applicable federal and state sick leave. Employees may participate in the company recognition program to receive monetary or non-monetary recognition awards. Other incentives may be available based on position level and/or job specifics.

Information Assurance Lead


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