Senior Applied Cybersecurity Engineer
Mitre Corporation
Bedford, MA

About $110,000 - $140,000 a year

Senior Applied Cybersecurity Engineer - (00054449)

MITRE is a trusted operator of federally funded research and development centers and we’re on a mission to make the world a safer place—for all of humanity, today and in the future. To deliver on our mission, we need the world’s best talent and leaders—groundbreakers and partnership-builders on a global scale in areas like healthcare, artificial intelligence, critical infrastructure resiliency, pandemic management, and cybersecurity. In return, we have the privilege of backing you with thousands of technical experts in diverse fields, a culture of innovation and knowledge sharing, access to data and resources uniquely available to MITRE through our wide-ranging partnerships across government, industry and academia.

MITRE seeks a system security engineer to provide direct engineering support to our sponsors projects and MITRE. The successful candidate will have strong systems engineering background and demonstrated expertise in applying cybersecurity principles, including many of the following: Cyber Resiliency, Critical Program Information/Critical Component (CPI/CC) Identification, Anti-Tamper (AT), Supply Chain Risk Management (SCRM), and Risk Management Framework (RMF). This position requires a familiarity with the DOD acquisition process, and excellent team and communications (written and verbal) skills.

Bring MITRE Systems Security Engineering and Cyber resources to bear for our customers, by applying the principles of systems security engineering, and cyber resilience to AF programs.

Support Critical Program Information (CPI) and Critical Component identification through system and architecture examination, functional decompositions, data flows, interfaces and physical implementations.

Promote and apply Cyber Resilience techniques to programs to increase cyber resilience posture.

Work as part of a team that collaborates and shares Lessons learned.

Apply strong interpersonal skills to work across organizational interests to execute engineering efforts and produce secure systems for our customer.


BS/MS in an engineering discipline with a broad Systems Engineering background with a focus on Cybersecurity.

Ability to apply system engineering principles to solve cybersecurity problems.

Knowledge of Systems Engineering and system security engineering in several of the areas of: Cyber Resilience, CPI Identification, Anti-Tamper technologies, Supply Chain Risk Management, and Risk Management Framework.

Familiarity with the DOD acquisition process.

Strong Communication skills, both verbal and written.

Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Bedford
Other Locations: United States-Ohio-Fairborn
Work Locations: Bedford 01730
Job: Cyber Security
This requisition requires a clearance of: Secret
Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time
Job Posting: Nov 19, 2019, 8:59:22 AM