Software Assurance Engineer [2022-156]


Infinity Systems Engineering is seeking a Software Assurance Engineer to support the NISSC II contract. Your career at Infinity enables NISSC to fulfill its mission to “provide classified communications and processing for Command and Control (C2) capability in organizational work centers at NISSC sites.” As a member of our team, you will support corporate and customer mission to provide world-class IT services and support that connects systems and users across NORAD in the areas of software development/maintenance, network services, cyber security, systems administration, and other mission-critical areas.

The Software Assurance Engineer ensures the technical correctness of the NISSC II-covered software by performing static analysis, defect analysis, and other measures. Review and explain defects and provide recommended solutions to technical or managerial audiences as well as make recommendations for managing and setting thresholds for actual findings versus false-positive findings in the SAST tool.

Typical Duties Include:

Perform technical engineering support and research in the area of software assurance to include the analysis of software source code and binary executable files

Perform software assurance tasks in support of the NISSC II Government ISSM, cyber assurance staff, and other senior management

Perform software analysis using automated analysis tools and manual techniques to identify exploitable vulnerabilities, and malicious indicators in software applications

Provide detailed reports of identified issues, and work with cybersecurity and software development personnel to analyze and assist in identifying mitigations

Conduct research on emerging software assurance tools and provide detailed reports on tool capabilities and applicability to the software assurance requirements as needed

Examine potential security violations to determine if policy has been breached and respond in accordance with the Incident Response Plan

Attend software assurance working group meetings and briefings as required

Advanced troubleshooting skills for supporting complex software and infrastructures with high-reliability requirements.

We are always looking for highly qualified and motivated individuals to join our Infinity team! If you are looking to be a part of an organization that allows you to have a positive impact, and supports you through exceptional benefits, work life balance, and career development, join the Infinity Team. We are more!

Benefits include, but are not limited to:

• Competitive Salary

• Fully paid Family Medical & Dental, Life, and Short-Term & Long-Term Disability

• 401(k) contributions, with no employee contribution required

• Education reimbursement and professional training

• Profit Sharing Plan

• and more!

Required Skills:

2-5 years of relevant experience that includes both software development and cyber security experience.

Experience in scripting languages (Python, Bash, Perl, etc.)

Experience in secure coding practices.

Experience in using Checkmarx CxSAST or other code scanning tools & methods (such as Fortify)

Preferred Skills:

Experience coding with C, C++, C#, .net, or JAVA

Familiarity with DoD STIGs

Experience setting thresholds for false-positive findings in Checkmarx CxSAST

Experience working with Government Cyber personnel to make recommendations on software assurance levels

Knowledge of CI/CD principles

Experience working in a SAFe Agile environment

Experience identifying and understanding Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM) notices

Experience generating Threat Detection & Vulnerability Assessment reports

Bachelor's degree in a related scientific, or engineering discipline. Additional work experience can be substituted for formal degree.

2-5 years of progressive experience, or any equivalent combination of education, experience, training, and certifications. DoD 8570 IAT II certification is required.

Colorado Springs, CO

Secret Clearance

August/September 2022

$120-$160K This is not a guarantee of compensation or salary, as final offer amount may vary based on factors including but not limited to experience and geographic location.

U.S. Citizenship is required.
EOE including disability/vet

To learn more about our benefits, please visit: Infinity Careers

UNITED STATES – COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our communities, families and employees. In accordance with Executive Order 14042, effective January 18, 2022, we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated prior to their start date.