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Senior Program Protection Engineer (PPE)

Semmes, AL 36575
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Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.

As a government contractor, Peraton abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


Basic Qualifications:

The candidate must have experience with authoring and implementing PP Plans, or sections thereof, for tactical, networked weapon or surveillance systems; experience identifying and protecting Critical Program Information (CPI); experience with DoD AT techniques and implementation(s); detailed understanding of information assurance concepts of confidentiality, integrity, availability, authentication, and non-repudiation; experience implementing, managing, and using audit trails and logs; and experience implementing or using key management plans. The candidate must be familiar with current cryptographic techniques and implementations, Information Technology (IT), network technologies, and cloud technologies. The candidate must be able to work directly with the Army Anti-

Tamper Evaluation Team and the IFMC Agile software developers as needed.

The candidate must:

Be fluent in the Microsoft Office toolset

Be a US citizen

Be a resident of the Huntsville, AL area,

Have a Bachelors degree (or advanced degree) from an accredited college (ABET preferred) in engineering or mathematics,

Have a minimum of 5 years combined Government/DoD experience in performing the essential duties listed above,

Other Qualifications:

The ability to identify and investigate/analyze areas of concern and develop mitigation activities; independent critical thinking; creativity; and a team attitude are very important. Support and participate in design activities impacted by PP: the prime contractor develops the code based upon government provided designs and guidance.

Certified Technology Protection Officer and experience with threat modeling desired..

Security Requirements:

Candidate must have or be able to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance or higher.


The Integrated Fires Mission Command (IFMC) Senior Program Protection Engineer (PPE) will work as a member of the Army Program Executive Office Missiles and Space (PEO MS) IFMC Project Office (PO) Systems Engineering Team to support development of the Final Anti-Tamper (AT) Plan, support ongoing maturation of the IFMC Program Protection (PP) Plan, execute a holistic threat vulnerability risk assessment (TVRA) of the IFMC System of Systems

(SoS), propose engineering and other changes to the IFMC SoS, and keep abreast of emerging AT and PP issues and implementations. The PPE will be a source of knowledge and guidance to the Agile software development teams.

The position will include technical briefings and advisement to leadership on recommended courses of action, trade studies, engineering or other changes, and TVRA impacts to the IFMC mission. The position in NOT one of RMF certification/testing or CVPA/AA execution. This is a PP Engineering position.


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Posted: 2021-06-19 Expires: 2021-07-20

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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