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Information System Security Engineer

Job Tracking ID:  RTl:19-012
Location:   Colorado Springs, CO
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  June 14, 2019
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Job Description:


Kratos RT Logic provides leading-edge capabilities for communication with satellites, spacecraft, missiles, and airborne platforms. From factory test to flight, from ground data networking to RF Links – commercial, intelligence, and defense users trust Kratos RT Logic to solve their most difficult RF problems.  For a more complete overview of our capabilities see .




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 striving to do the right thing.




We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Information System Security Engineer.

Candidate will be responsible for performing Information Assurance (IA) operating system hardening of Linux based systems to meet DoD and other governmentand commercialcompliance requirements.

Requires ability to writeand maintainautomated scripts which implementand documenttechnical controls as required by DISA Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs).

Requires hands-on experience with Linux system administration, command line utilities,andshell scripts using Redhat, CENTOS, or SLES linux distributions.

Experience and Skills:
  • BS Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field.
  • Minimum of 1 year relevant experience or equivalent experience/education.
  • Certification in Linux System Administration and CISSP are desired.
  • Familiar with DoD Certification and Accreditation processes (i.e., RMF, NIST 800-53, DoD 8500.2, CIS Benchmarks).
  • Hands on experience using common tools and processes found in a DoD IA environment (i.e., STIG viewer, ACAS/Nessus, OpenSCAP).
  • Experience installing patches for Linux based systems.
  • Experience writing and modifying Linux shell scripts to automate administrative and IA tasks.

U.S. Citizenship and ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government Security Clearance is required.


Kratos 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.


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:  
Level of Education:   BA/BS
Starting Date :   ASAP