Avionics Cybersecurity/Software Engineer (Full-Time or Contract)

Performance Software
Phoenix, AZ 85027
United States

Performance Software is seeking experienced Avionics Cybersecurity/Software Engineer professionals with hands-on Avionics Cybersecurity operational experience for a major expansion of our Cybersecurity capabilities. The successful candidate will be responsible for initiating and completing the complex Cybersecurity requirements of our Avionics customers. The selected candidate will be responsible for ensuring our Avionics customers’ aircrafts are well defended against Cybersecurity threats by following federal law and government agency policies for information assurance. This can be a full-time (FTE) or contract position. We have offices in Phoenix, Seattle, New Orleans, Tampa, and Cedar Rapids. If one of these offices is not near you, then there is a good possibility you can work from your home.

This position involves:

Executing security tests for Avionics hardware and software packages

Documenting test results

Documenting the comprehensive security posture of Avionics systems of all types

Compiling information for compliance with government policies concerning Avionics Cybersecurity

Recommending and documenting comprehensive Cybersecurity plans for software, hardware, firmware and peripherals for Avionics systems

Performing studies and monitoring effectiveness of security controls to identify non-compliance and make recommendations for resolution

Auditing and reviewing Avionics system configurations

Assessing security risks associated with Avionics systems according to published policies, standards and procedures

Job Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field

CompTIA Security+ Certification highly desirable

2+ years experience with Avionics Cybersecurity/Information Assurance

Experience developing briefing materials for management

Ability to facilitate technical exchange meetings for technical and non-technical personnel

Windows Operating System experience

Experience using Microsoft Word, Excel, Visio, Project and PowerPoint

Excellent customer service and communication skills

Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) highly desirable

Certified Authorization Professional (CAP) highly desirable

Certified Ethnical Hacker (CEH) highly desirable

Why work with those of us at Performance Software? Why change jobs or begin your career with us?

Our Mission:

Your success. How, you might ask? … By providing a company culture dedicated to a sensible work/life balance by hiring carefully selected team players with whom you will work; by encouraging each other to produce the best embedded software for safety critical (Avionics & Medical Instruments) systems in the country; by having “raving fans” (customers who come back to us regularly because we get it done right and on time).

We’re a medium-sized company that’s growing rapidly, but which maintains that small company feel. At Performance, you’re not just a name & face or locked onto a fixed team maintaining legacy systems; instead, you’ll be working on a wide variety of projects using the full gamut of advanced software development technologies.

We provide what great talent wants and deserves!

Benefits you’ll enjoy:

Our team members receive competitive salaries plus a contribution, every paycheck, to an individual SEP-IRA equal to 12% of salary. And, our team members are provided health/dental insurance coverage + STD and LTD coverage, paid sick/illness time off, vacation days, holidays, and other benefits.

About Performance:

Performance Inc. is engaged in the design of Real-time Embedded Software. This includes avionics and healthcare applications such as CT Scanner, Synthetic Vision Cockpit Displays, Flight Management System Guidance and Navigation, Platforms (I/O, BITE, Driver, Boot, BSP, DSP, A/D, Dataloader), and Datalink Applications (FANS, VDL Mode 2, ATN, CPDLC). Our customers are both Commercial and Defense related healthcare and avionics manufacturers.

We have locations in Phoenix, AZ, New Orleans, LA, Grand Rapids, MI, Clearwater, FL, Bothell, WA, and Cedar Rapids, IA. We have been in business since 1998 and have been awarded INC 5000 Fastest Growing Companies and Best Places to Work in Arizona multiple years.

To learn more about us:www.psware.com

Performance Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

This position requires candidates to be U.S. persons (a U.S. citizen, a U.S. Permanent Residency (I-551), status as a Political Asylee, or status as a Refugee