Rockwell Collins Senior Cyber Systems Engineer in Carrollton, Texas

Requisition ID: 13746

Want to work with some of the most talented, dedicated people on the planet? Do you value relationships, commitment, innovation and integrity? Want to be a part of a company that has been named numerous times as America's Best Employer in Aerospace and Defense by Forbes magazine?

Then Rockwell Collins is the place for you. Join our team and build a rewarding career while helping to deliver the most trusted source of aviation and high-integrity solutions in the world.

We are currently searching for a Senior Cyber Systems Engineer to join our team in Carrollton, TX (IMS INC) (5070). Employing some of the most talented, dedicated people on the planet is not by chance. People from all over the globe choose Rockwell Collins as the place to build a rewarding career, while helping create and deliver communications, integration, and engineering solutions that our global customers demand so that our world keeps moving and stays connected. It's an exciting time to become a part of our team. Join us and discover how high your career can soar at Rockwell Collins.

Job Summary

The ideal candidate will work under the direction of the Cyber Security Engineering Manager, and will lead the development and execution of secure solutions and services for critical physical security systems.

Job Responsibilities

  • Supporting business development efforts by preparing cyber security bids and proposals.

  • Participating in design of physical security systems to incorporate standardized cyber security solutions.

  • Tailoring cyber security designs as needed to meet unique customer requirements on a system-by-system basis.

  • Integrating and configuring cyber security equipment and software including but not limited to: endpoint protection software, firewalls, SIEM devices, and network intrusion detection systems.

  • Conducting/supporting formal client-witnessed testing of the cyber security solution.

  • Training clients on how to effectively use and administer the cyber security controls of the system.

  • Providing cyber-centric life cycle management services to clients after fielding of the system (e.g., patch validation & deployment, vulnerability management, log review, incident response, etc.).

  • Supporting the continued growth of the cyber security department by conducting online and in-person seminars and workshops to demonstrate the value of cyber security potential clients, identifying and pursuing follow-on/add-on opportunities with existing clients, and identifying and pursuing new business opportunities in adjacent verticals.

Site customer travel required up to 30% as needed for projects.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in STEM - Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, and / or Information Assurance from an accredited institution or related specialized field.

  • This position requires you to work in a restricted facility requiring US citizenship with the ability to obtain a security clearance for on-site support at client sites, if required.

  • Ability to travel to customer site (up to 30%).

  • Five (5) or more years of experience in the field of systems engineering in cyber security / network engineering.

  • Experience working with Nessus, Windows Server Update Services (WSUS), and cyber testing tools such as Kali Linux, Metasploit, etc.

  • Experience working with customers onsite, as well as supporting continued growth of services and products offered.

  • Experience with configuring, operating, testing, and maintaining cyber security equipment and software including but not limited to firewalls, network intrusion detection systems, SIEM solutions, Windows Group Policies, application whitelisting tools, and malicious code prevention.

  • Experience working within a formal systems engineering process-driven environment, and maintaining configuration management of all work products.

  • Knowledge of industry cyber security standards such as: NIST 800 series, DHS Cyber Security Framework, NEI 08-09, etc.

  • Proficiency with PC applications, including Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint.

  • Security+ or other relevant information assurance certifications (SANS, EC-Council, etc.) desired.

Skills to be successful:

  • Demonstrated ability to complete assigned tasks on-time and within budget in a results-driven environment.

  • Ability to interface and collaborate with clients, peers, regulatory agencies, other departments and all levels of management to develop and improve solutions, and to build and maintain rapport and relationships.

  • Ability to complete multiple projects / assignments concurrently while adjusting to changing priorities.

  • Ability to integrate work across relevant areas, manage risks and safety appropriately, develop and execute business plans, manage information, and provide exceptional service to internal and external customers.

  • Strong ethics, interpersonal skills, flawless communication skills, and the ability to effectively manage stress and engage in continuous learning.

At Rockwell Collins, we believe a solid work-life balance creates a healthy lifestyle and inspires creativity and innovation. We value our people and invest in their development, growth and success at our company by providing development opportunities through Rockwell Collins University, networking, mentoring, and tuition reimbursement.

And that’s just for starters.

Some of our competitive benefits package includes:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees

  • Company-paid winter holiday shutdown for most locations

  • Generous 401(k) plan that matches 62.5 percent of the first 8 percent of eligible compensation you contribute (or 5 percent if you save 8 percent)

  • An Incentive Pay Plan based upon company performance

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • And more

Interested yet? Apply now and embark on your next worthwhile adventure!

Rockwell Collins is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.