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Intuitive Research and Technology Corporation Chief Integration Engineer in Pensacola, Florida

INTUITIVE® is a nationally recognized Best Place to Work that provides solutions from design through production to sustainment by delivering targeted results. Our approach couples the latest technology with engineering expertise and analytical proficiency while remaining true to genuine customer relationships and a culture that fosters growth and opportunity. Our diverse portfolio of capabilities and extensive customer base allows our employees countless opportunities to pursue their passions and support our nation’s Warfighters. Join our team that encourages creativity, welcomes initiative, and seeks excellence. Start Building Your Future today!

We are seeking an industry recognized Cybersecurity Engineer to perform duties of the Infrastructure Team Lead. In this role, you will contribute to the security planning, assessment, risk analysis, risk management, certification and awareness activities for system and networking operations. You will review certification and accreditation (C&A) documentation, providing feedback on completeness and compliance of its content. Support ISSO and ISSE staff and interface with the CISA Office of the CIO (OCIO) and CSD/CD when performing the A&A processes required to ensure compliance with Federal security regulations, policies, guidelines, and applicable National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) standards to include the requirements identified in the DHS 4300 Series.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Develop and maintain a formal IS security program and policies for the assigned area of responsibility

  • Provide technical and procedural Information System (IS) Security advice to government

  • Develop and oversee operational information systems security implementation policy and guidelines

  • Oversee ISSOs and ISSEs under their purview to ensure they follow established IS policies and procedures

  • Assume ISSO responsibilities in the absence of the ISSO; maintain required IA certifications

  • Ensure System Administrators (SA) monitor all available resources that provide warnings of system vulnerabilities or ongoing attacks

  • Ensure all ISSOs receive the necessary technical and security training (e.g., operating system, networking, security management) to carry out their duties

  • Ensure approved procedures are used for sanitizing and releasing system components and media

  • Maintain a repository of all security authorizations for IS under their purview

  • Coordinate IS security inspections, tests, and reviews

  • Ensure proper measures are taken when an IS incident or vulnerability is discovered

  • Ensure data ownership and responsibilities are established for each IS, and specific requirements (to include accountability, access, and special handling requirements) are enforced as per standards such as the DHS 4300 Series handbooks

  • Ensure development and implementation of an effective IS security education, training, and awareness program

  • Ensure CM policies and procedures for authorizing the use of hardware/software on an IS are followed. Any additions, changes or modifications to hardware, software, or firmware must be coordinated with the appropriate AO prior to the addition, change or modification

  • Maintain a working knowledge of system functions, security policies, technical security safeguards, and operational security measures

  • Manage, maintain, and execute the information security continuous monitoring plan

  • Ensure a record is maintained of all security-related vulnerabilities and ensure serious or unresolved violations are reported to the; and assess changes to the system, its environment, and operational needs that could affect the security authorization

  • Develop concept of operations for new systems


  • ABET accredited Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Assurance, Information Security System, or related technical discipline

  • 12+ years’ experience as an ISS on programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity with at least 3 years as an ISSM is required

  • Must have an in-scope security clearance

Disability Accommodation for Applicants - Intuitive Research and Technology Corporation is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in its job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, you may use the following alternative email address or phone number to contact us about your interest in employment at INTUITIVE or 256-922-9300. Our process is to respond and to work with the requestor to identify a workable accommodation to the application process.

Intuitive Research and Technology Corporation (INTUITIVE®) was co-founded by A.R. “Rey” Almodóvar and Harold R. Brewer in June 1999 with the vision of building a performance driven engineering services and support organization based on extensive experience and team collaboration. The company was built on a foundation of ethical principles and values that still radiate throughout the company today. As an award winning aerospace engineering and analysis firm, INTUITIVE provides sound technical solutions and program management assisting customers throughout all phases of a product’s life cycle.