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COLSA Corporation Senior Aircraft and Weapons Penetration Tester in Shalimar, Florida

Senior Aircraft and Weapons Penetration Tester 

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Shalimar, FL

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Clearance Required?


Level of Clearance Required


COLSA Corporation is seeking candidates for cyber positions in support of a USAF contract near some of the world's most beautiful beaches--and other locations as needed! In this exciting role, you will perform cyber-related tasks (testing, penetration testing, etc.) in in support of the most advanced aircraft and weapons in the world! You will work in a fast-paced multi-disciplinary environment, learn new technology areas, and "break things."

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop test tools and strategies for cybersecurity testing on DoD aircraft and weapons.

  • Conduct independent compliance assessments, penetration testing, data collection, test automation, and reporting.

  • Perform system security analysis on systems and/or software to understand and identify vulnerabilities.

  • Execute hands-on testing which include significant technical skills with multiple operating systems.

  • Provide technical guidance and expertise to test teams.

  • Document and communicate test results effectively to technical and non-technical user groups in written and oral formats.

At COLSA, people are our most valuable resource and centered at our core value. We invite you to unite your talents with opportunity and be a part of our “Family of Professionals!” Learn about our employee-centric culture and benefits here ( .

Learn about our TMAS contract by watching the video below!

*This position description does not represent a current opening but may be used to identify candidates with skills and experience for positions within COLSA that frequently become available. This requisition is used for the sole purpose of accepting external referral resumes.


One of the following combinations is required:

  • Master's degree in a technical discipline and a minimum of 10 years of technical experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline and a minimum of 18 years of technical experience

  • HS Diploma or equivalent and 22 years technical experience

  • Prior cyber penetration testing experience

  • Travel 15-20 weeks per year, potentially to worldwide sites.

  • Active SECRET clearance and be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret – (Single Scope Background Investigation). US Citizenship required

  • Must be able to obtain DOD 8570 IAT Level 3 certification (CASP, CISSP, etc.) and DOD 8570.01-M CSSP Analyst - Certified (CEH, GCIH, etc) within 6 months of hire, and maintain certification throughout employment.

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Aircraft and/or Weapons architecture/avionics.

  • Knowledge of common wired and wireless network protocol structures.

  • Experience with aircraft, avionics, and/or munitions testing and evaluation.

  • Experience with a non-IP bus protocol (CAN bus, Mil-Std 1553, ARINC 429, etc).

Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. COLSA Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.