Engineer Info Assurance 4

Date: Jul 11, 2024

Location: Wright-Patterson Air Force Bas, Ohio, United States

Company: HII's Mission Technologies division

Requisition Number: 19049 

Required Travel: 0 - 10%

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Security Clearance: TS/SCI  

Level of Experience: Senior 


This opportunity resides with Cyber & Electronic Warfare, a business group within HII’s Mission Technologies division. HII works within our nation’s intelligence and cyber operations communities to defend our interests in cyberspace. Our deep expertise in network architecture, software and hardware development, cybersecurity and the electromagnetic environment uniquely enables us to support sensitive missions for federal agency partners.


Meet HII’s Mission Technologies Division
Our team of more than 7,000 professionals worldwide delivers all-domain expertise and advanced technologies in service of mission partners across the globe. Mission Technologies is leading the next evolution of national defense – the data evolution - by accelerating a breadth of national security solutions for government and commercial customers. Our capabilities range from C5ISR, AI and Big Data, cyber operations and synthetic training environments to fleet sustainment, environmental remediation and the largest family of unmanned underwater vehicles in every class. Find the role that’s right for you. Apply today. We look forward to meeting you.


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Job Description

HII – Mission Technologies is looking for a Senior Information Assurance and Cybersecurity candidate to support the F-22 Program Office located at Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio.  Must have a Top Secret clearance to start. 

Essential Job Responsibilities

  • Reviewing, analyzing, and assessing aircraft systems configurations/architectures to identify security, safety, and mission-critical functions/components and critical program information (CPI)
  • Development of system security and information assurance documentation consistent with:
  • The standards above to support system certification and accreditation
  • Interim authority, and authority to operate,
  • Decisions:
  • Analyzing and identifying system, subsystem, and component vulnerabilities to determine applicable controls, testing, and other potential information assurance solutions and safeguards consistent with the NIST 800-53 Risk Management Framework.
  • Leverage industry, Government, and academic organizations to support mission objectives and assist in the development of a Cyber intrusion detection process and recommended countermeasures.
  • Work with USAF operators to rapidly develop and deliver cyber defense tactics, techniques, and procedures and cyber operations playbooks to defend mission systems, and coordinate with Air Force (and service) level cyber operations teams, such as Red and Blue teams, to perform vulnerability scanning, analyze results, and recommend plans of action.
  • Architect the automation of cyber defense actions with the goal of improving the ability to fight when cyber contested, leveraging existing cyber weapon system defenses.
  • Develop dynamic, resiliency-based techniques to subvert adversary attack vectors while allowing reliable delivery of command and control, intel, and logistics data to the warfighter.
  • Develop advanced big data analytics to detect malicious cyber threat behavior and shape requirements for future cyber analytic development efforts.
  • Recommend changes in F-22 Operations to deter cyber-attacks while executing in the face of sophisticated, advanced, persistent threats.
  • Assist in developing the cyber strategy for all aspects of the fighter platform and support capabilities.

Minimum Qualifications

9 years relevant experience with Bachelors in related field; 7 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; 4 years relevant experience with PhD or Juris Doctorate in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 13 years relevant experience.

  • Five years of experience performing a Cyber Operations Engineering role for networks at a minimum, and preferably for fighter aircraft architectures.
  • Knowledge of USAF Cyber Weapon Systems and USAF Cyber Weapon Systems Operation is preferred.
  • Familiarity with threat modeling frameworks, such as the Cyber Kill Chain and MITRE ATT&CK is preferred.
  • Must have one or more DoDI 8570 IAT Level II Certifications.

Preferred Requirements

Additional Support

  • Support development and review of the full range of documentation and products required by DoDI 5000.02
  • Assist with execution of the USAF Airworthiness process per MIL-HDBK-516 and the AF Life-Cycle Systems Engineering (LCSE) and Operational Safety, Suitability, and Effectiveness (OSS&E) processes as prescribed by AFMCI 63-1201
  • Support implementation of Air Force Integrity Programs
  • Support requirements development, allocation, and verification
  • Support review and evaluation of weapon system design, analyses, and verification documentation and reports
  • Gather and develop technical and business data necessary to build and, as required, present program briefs
  • Support program meetings, working groups, and technical and business reviews
  • Analyze equipment and software performance deficiencies and make recommendations for corrective actions
  • Support development of contract and documentation changes and updates

HII is more than a job - it’s an opportunity to build a new future. We offer competitive benefits such as best-in-class medical, dental and vision plan choices; wellness resources; employee assistance programs; Savings Plan Options (401(k)); financial planning tools, life insurance; employee discounts; paid holidays and paid time off; tuition reimbursement; as well as early childhood and post-secondary education scholarships.


We build the world’s most powerful, survivable naval ships and defense technology solutions that safeguard our seas, sky, land, space and cyber. Our diverse workforce includes skilled tradespeople; artificial intelligence, machine learning (AI/ML) experts; engineers; technologists; scientists; logistics experts; and business administration professionals.


Recognized as one of America’s top large company employers, we are a values and ethics driven organization that puts people’s safety and well-being first. Regardless of your role or where you serve, at HII, you’ll find a supportive and welcoming environment, competitive benefits, and valuable educational and training programs for continual career growth at every stage of your career.


Together we are working to ensure a future where everyone can be free and thrive.
Today’s challenges are bigger than ever, and the nation needs the best of us. It’s why we’re focused on hiring, developing and nurturing our diversity. We believe that diversity among our workforce strengthens the organization, stimulates creativity, promotes the exchange of ideas and enriches the work lives of all our employees. 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.


Do You Need Assistance? 
If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Reasonable accommodations are considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address. Additionally, you may also call 1-844-849-8463 for assistance. Press #3 for HII Mission Technologies.