Information Systems Security Manager at Kratos Defense & Security Solutions

Sales/Retail/Business Development
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions
ColoradoSprings, CO
Job Tracking ID:  RTL:18-042
Location:   Colorado Springs, CO
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  November 15, 2018
Job Description:

Kratos RT Logic   is a leader in assured aerospace communication solutions and services. We are cutting-edge innovators and creative problem solvers working collaboratively to solve our customers toughest challenges. We are a trusted partner—driven by doing the right thing and achieving maximum success for our customers, our partners and ourselves. 


Kratos RT Logic is valued for our ability to design and deliver leading edge, resilient solutions for aerospace communication, control, awareness and mission success across a continuum of offerings—from commercial to tailored custom solutions and integrated programs. Customers trust us to stay relevant and know we are in it for the long-haul. We bring both the capability and confidence that our customers value and depend on. And, we always deliver.


At Kratos RT Logic, we encourage an entrepreneurial spirit balanced with fiscal and operational discipline. We work hard, we solve hard problems, and we look out for and take care of our customers, each other and our families. Protecting and enabling our nation and global customers through innovative aerospace solutions is what motivates us. We continually build trusted relationships with our peers, our partners and customers, and we take ownership for our actions—always doing the right thing.


We look forward to the attraction of open, honest, caring and fun individuals that want to bring their diverse backgrounds, perspectives and skills to help us continue to build a great company... for each other.


The Information Systems Security Manager is responsible for protecting Kratos RT Logic Information Systems and data against threats, security breaches, computer viruses and cyber-attacks.  Qualified candidate will be responsible for Information Assurance system hardening of Windows and Linux based systems to meet government DoD and other compliance requirements.  The candidate will ensure implementation of IA and IA-enabled software, hardware, and firmware is in accordance with appropriate security configuration guidelines for Kratos RT Logic products.  The candidate will be expected to work with multiple project teams while demonstrating good communication skills and proactive completion of tasks.


Additionally they will be responsible for computer systems governed by the Intelligence Community Defense Security Service, U. S. Government, and commercial customers.  The candidate will be appointed as the Information System Security Manager and work with the Facility Security Officer and will be involved in Kratos RT Logics Program, Special, Industrial, and Proprietary Security Programs.  The candidate will be responsible for planning, configuring, maintaining, supporting and auditing all systems.  Also for writing, submitting and maintaining Risk Management Framework (RMF) packages and associated paperwork to the Intelligence Community, Defense Security Service, and/or U.S. Government and commercial customers. 


The candidate must be a highly motivated self-starter with excellent organizational skills.


Experience and Skills:
  • Must be a United States citizen and possess a current Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility

  • Candidate must have or be willing to take a polygraph

  • A BS/BA in computer science, programming, or a related technical field is required

  • Hands-on experience with evaluating IA vulnerabilities in client-server and web enabled environments and implementing solutions to close the vulnerabilities

  • Hands-on experience with non-scripted hardening and reviewing systems manually according to current DISA STIGs, ODSS ISFO Process Manuals, and ICDs

  • Experience administering and configuring Windows and Linux Operating Systems

  • In-depth knowledge of the Risk Management Framework (RMF) process to include understanding of DoDI 8510.01, DSS Assessment and Authorization Process Manual, and NIST SP 800-37

  • Proficiency in the use of Xacta cyber risk management and compliance tool

  • DoD 8570.01-M Information Assurance Manager Level III Certification preferred

  • Certifications such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), or equivalent are a plus



  • Excellent organization and communication skills with a strong customer service focus

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities to identify and fix security risks

  • Ability to work independently and with teams to meet established deadlines

  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint


Kratos RT Logic offers challenging work, an excellent environment, & great benefits! Qualified applicants apply on-line at EOE M/F/D/V Please, no phone calls, agencies or recruiters.Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint


Kratos RT Logic is proud to be a diversity-minded, affirmative-action employer that prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind.  We are committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and strongly encourage minorities, women, veterans and the disabled to apply and disclose their status.  



Additional Information:
Job Level:   Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings:   1
Years of Experience:   More than 5 Years
Level of Education:   BA/BS
Starting Date :   ASAP