Specialist, Information Security Systems Engineer


Specialist, Information Security Systems Engineer

@ L3Harris

  • Analyzing and/or administering security controls for project information systems
  • Safeguarding networks against unauthorized infiltration, modification, destruction, or disclosure
  • Researching, evaluating, testing, recommending, communicating, and implementing new security software applications, hardware, and telecommunications.
  • Configuring and managing firewalls and intrusion detection systems
  • Assisting current IT staff professionals with extraneous tasks as needed
  • Assisting the Field Engineering team with extraneous tasks as needed
  • Keeping track of all procurements and costs associated with various security projects and tasks


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Software, or Mathematics related field
  • Minimum of 5+ years of relevant experience or similar role
  • U.S. Citizen holding or capable of attaining DoD Secret Security Clearance
  • Must hold a valid driver’s license
  • Travel required up to 25%
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Experience preparing reports that demonstrate technical knowledge
  • Very strong organizational abilities, oral and written communication skills
  • Self-directed, organized, systematic, punctual, and goal-oriented
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Familiarization with RHEL/CentOS/Fedora
  • Familiarization with SQL
  • Familiarization with DISA Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs)
  • Familiarization with NIST Risk Management Framework
  • Strong understanding of switches, routers, and VLANs
  • Willingness to work offshore in the maritime environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Cisco Certified Network Professional or Associate (CCNP or CCNA)
  • Microsoft Certified System Administrator or Expert (MCSA or MCSE)
  • VMware Certified Professional or Associate (VCP or VCA)
  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator, Engineer, or Architect (RHCSA, RHCE, or RHCA)

How to Apply:

Apply online at https://careers.l3harris.com/search-jobs

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Location: Lafayette,LA
Date Posted: September 24, 2021
Application Deadline: October 25, 2021