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Infrastructure Engineer

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Businesses Raytheon Intelligence & Space Clearance type None / Not Required Relocation eligible No Ability to Telecommute No telecommuting Job ID 166801BR Date posted 09/21/2020 City Dhahran State Saudi Arabia Country Saudi Arabia

Job Purpose

The role of the Infrastructure Engineer will be to support the technical infrastructure aspects for the SOC team with providing support and developing capabilities for 24x7x365 security operations.

The Infrastructure Engineer oversees all phases of security infrastructure development, research, implementation and maintenance

Designs, develops, documents, analyzes, tests, integrates, debugs, conducts research and/or discovers and analyzes security flaws or vulnerabilities in software, networks, systems, applications and/or provide mitigation strategies. Ensures system security needs are established and maintained for various objects/matters. Integrates new architectural features into existing infrastructures, design cyber security architectural artifacts, provide architectural analysis of cyber security features and relate existing system to future needs and trends. Evaluates computer software and network for threats and/or malware; collect data from a variety of network security tools, including intrusion detection system alerts, firewall and network traffic logs, and host system logs to analyze events that occur within their environment. Employs and provides computer advanced forensic tools, technique, and intrusion support for attack reconstruction and high technology investigations, while reviewing threat data from various sources.

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

·Coordinate, manage and administer the updating of rules and signatures (e.g., intrusion detection/protection systems, anti-virus, and content blacklists) for specialized cybersecurity applications

·Identify potential conflicts with implementation of any computer network defense (CND) tools within the CND service provider area of responsibility (e.g., tool/signature testing and optimization)

·Assist in identifying, prioritizing, and coordinating the protection of critical cybersecurity infrastructure and key resources

·IDS/IPS Signature Analysis, Development and Testing

·SIM content Analysis, Development and Testing

·Web Content Filtering Analysis, Development and Testing

·Intelligence Gathering

·Testing of existing and new technologies in the ITA Lab

·Tune IDS/IPS Systems

·Review/analyze requested changes for equipment, technology and/or other factors/trends, which may impact existing solution consistent with solution modifications.

·Initialize IDS design/deployment.

·Daily IDS analysis/monitoring and generating technical and executive summary reports.

·Incident response.

·Development of standard operating procedures and other technical documentation for the IDS infrastructure.

·Consult with hardware, communications, database experts and /or vendors to ensure system viability.

·Perform advanced system design functions, including interpretive analyses, chart preparation and associated diagrams/enhancement plans.

·Ensure applicable documentation is updated according to client standards.

·Routinely provide guidance to and assists in the training of less experienced staff.

Required Skills

·6+ years’ experience relevant experience

·Bachelor of Science Degree with major in Computer Science/Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Science or related field

·Experience related to Information Assurance/Cyber Technologies

·Experience in Intelligence collection, analysis, and reporting process/procedures

·Experience leading and providing Security development/research support for all phases of IDS/IPS, Security Information Management and Web Content Filtering development

·Fluent in English and Arabic


1.This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.

2.Raytheon is currently looking for talent to fill roles located in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia or Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia. It is contemplated that the employer in this case would be a planned Joint Venture between Raytheon and Saudi Aramco affiliated companies that has not yet been formed and is subject to pre-formation regulatory clearances. Employment is contingent on formation of the Joint Venture and offers of employment will not be made by the Joint Venture until the formation is complete.


Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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