Information Assurance Lead

    • BAE Systems
  • Sterling, VA
  • Posted 25 days ago | Updated 3 hours ago


On Site
USD 140,690.00 - 239,140.00 per year
Full Time


Information assurance
Information Technology
Cloud computing
Security controls
System security
Customer support
Intelligence analysis
Systems engineering
System integration
Professional development
Cyber security
Computer hardware
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Job Details

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.

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.

Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.