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Engineer Information Security

Alexandria, Virginia, United States
May 04, 2019

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B. MARCUS BADLEY, Lt Col, (ret)

**** ******** ******, ********** ** 22309 540-***-****

Executive Summary

Industry leader whose breadth of experience ranges from small, large systems integrators, and federal government. Proven and trusted leader, with a record of continued promotion and increased responsibility. A strong technologist with 25 years of information technology experience to include cyber, network engineer, experience in providing technical advice on hardware, software, telecommunication equipment, troubleshooting, problem diagnosis, repair, software configuration, mainframe/PC-based systems, LAN, WAN, wireless, security engineering of classified/unclassified communication technologies. In addition, experience with security procedures such as implemented and written network policies, procedures, standards, incident response team, vulnerability assessments & remediation of findings, developed training programs built around security fundamentals as well as the latest security technology. RMF JSIG program development for US and International SAP programs. Current Top Secret – SCI Eligible Security Clearance (SCI DCID 6/4) w/ CI Polygraph.


DoD 8750 certifications: CISSP, CEH, Q/EH, ECSA, Network+, A+, RMF-JSIG,, FedRAMP, Certified Nessus Security Auditor (CNSA) and Licensed Penetration Tester (LPT), Certified Wireless Network Administrator Bootcamp (CWNA), Certified Wireless Security Professional Bootcamp (CWSP), Common Intrusion Detection Director System (CIDDS), Computer Security Assistance Program 21st Century Database System (CDS), Internet Security Scanner (ISS), Enterprise Security Manager (ESM), Intruder Alert (ITA), Nessus Auditor Training Course, USAF Information Warfare Course, Reserve Component National Security Course (RCNC), Qualified Ethical Hacker Course (Q/EH), Cisco Certified Network Associate Bootcamp (CCNA)


National Defense University - Information Resource Management College

Chief Information Security Officer Certificate

NSTISSI 4011 Information Assurance Certificate

CNSSI 4012 Information Assurance Certificate

Chief Information Officer Certificate

Hawaii Pacific University, Honolulu, HI Jan 2000

Master of Science in Information Systems (MS IS)

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Seattle University, Seattle, WA Jun 1986

Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, Finance


System High Corporation Mar 2019 to present

Senior Cyber Security Principal

Cyber Security SME supporting the US Air Force clients

Engility Corporation Sep 2018 to Jan 2019

Business Development / Capture Executive

Provide technical advice and guidance to support the growth of the Army, USAF and Joint markets

Cyber Security SME for cyber security proposals for all markets

ManTech International Apr 2015 to Aug 2018

Senior Principle Information Security Engineer

Provide technical security support to AFOSI Special Projects Office & JSF Program

Perform security reviews of JAFAN and RMF JSIG C&A packages for SAP Systems

Reviews software packages for security vulnerabilities and ability to meet SAP requirements

Performs security inspections for special projects involving DoD contractors and AFOSI PJ Office

Developed penetration testing CONOPS and procedures for new capability at AFOSI PJ

Developed RMF JSIG implementation plan for all International JSF locations

Business Development/Capture and Customer Engagement: leverage industry and government relationships to engage with customers to gain insight to ensure a targeted technical approach for proposals. Performed specialized deep dive assessment for potential customer.

Develop key relationships and participate in identifying and developing opportunities for our Defense Group to include marketing, and building opportunities and partnership.

Assist with RFIs and RFPs responses by identifying resources to assist with response development, identifying relevant past performance, and identifying personnel with the required technical skillsets. Also, have written many of the proposal responses

Competitive Landscape: assess potential competition and evaluate relative strengths and threats

Booz Allen Hamilton Jun 2008 to Apr 2015

Lead Associate/Program Manager

Developed Vulnerability Management Program for BNY Mellon

IA Team lead for the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Office, CIO’s office at the Pentagon

Managed Incident Response Team, C&A Team, Vulnerability Management Team at CJCS office

Program Manager & onsite team lead for Blue Team/Red Team for Defense Logistics Agency

Developed the Red Team and Blue Team program methodology & procedures for DLA

Led onsite vulnerability assessments for DLA Field Activities

Developed DLA Red Team & Blue Team toolsets and tactics

Developed penetration testing methodology for DLA applications, websites and databases

Developed Command Cyber Readiness Inspection (CCRI) preparation activities for DLA

Provided input on BAH proposals involving security assessments for Blue and Red Team actions

Performed Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) of Navy C&A packages

Lead engineer for US CENTCOM CCRI in 2011, attained highest score to date

Participated in business development, capture and proposal effort from identifying to post-award stage such as transitioning contract upon award.

Provide thought leadership to pursuits of varying size and complexity

Collaborate and coordinate with internal teams and external partners to sustain operational excellence, resolve conflicts, and achieve customer satisfaction

Devine Consulting, Inc. Dec 2004 to Apr 2007

Sr. Information Assurance Engineer/Network Engineer

Expert in DeVine core competencies and strengths to leverage for corporate growth. Provide capture assistance by helping shape opportunities, meeting ad briefing customers/key stakeholders, and performing gap analysis and teammate analysis

Assisted DeVine in the corporate growth and expansion in DoD footprint from HI to DC

Developed and maintain close customer relationship that enable DeVine to fully understand our customers’ needs and developed solutions to meet those needs

Led and negotiated teaming agreements and strategic alliances

Attended conferences, symposium and networking/social events to obtain intel and stay abreast

Managed the DHS- OIG contract and PACAF IA contracts

Responsible for the vulnerability assessment & penetration testing lab and personnel for DHS-OIG; performed vulnerability assessments, penetration testing on all DHS components; supported DHS-OIG technical audits with technical security reviews; tested all DHS department’s networks for C&A compliance

Developed security tools training program for all DHS-OIG staff; wrote white papers about information security to support DHS-OIG audit findings; provided security recommendations and implemented Coast Guard wide after vulnerability assessment

Performed security analysis for all wireless programs for the Pacific Air Forces (PACAF); developed wireless architecture & wireless security policy for PACAF; performed system reviews and authority to operate analysis for all wireless programs; developed vulnerability management policy and procedures for PACAF

Northrop Grumman Corporation May 2007 to Apr 2008

Sr. Information Assurance Engineer

Supported DISA & White House Communications Agency with security engineering expertise

Developed vulnerability testing procedures for the secure video teleconferencing system

Developed vulnerability testing procedures for VOIP systems on a critical classified network

Developed test procedures and performed testing for Certification and Accreditation

Worked with program manager to develop patch management & vulnerability remediation procedures

Provided information security support in preparation of Northrop Grumman proposals

Vulnerability assessment template developed selected to be used by all CIA accredited organizations


Mississippi Air National Guard Oct 2011 to Sep 2016

Cyber Director 286 Air Communications Operations Squadron

A6 Staff Cyberspace Operations Officer

Cybersecurity Director in mission to support to 1AF/AFNORTH

Deployed to USCENTCOM served as Deputy Director of Engineering Division (J6E)

Lead engineer for USSCENTCOM CCRI in 2011and forward HQ in 2012

Lead engineer for telephone migration of new USCENTCOM HQ building

Lead engineer for project to upgrade satellite links to ground forces in Afghanistan

Provided staff support for 1AF/AFNORTH as temporary division chief

1Air Force/AFNORTH Sep 2012 to Dec 2014

Chief of Mission Systems Division (ANG Title 10)

Division Chief of Mission Systems, Requirements and Engineering, A6X

AFNORTH lead for cyber security operations with Mexican military and NORAD/NORTHCOM

Developed acquisition strategy for Air Defense Communications Network Contract

Directed activities to ensure seamless integration of systems and information support resources

Oversaw the ADCS 2 contract and led the ADCS 3 follow-on actions for $110M contract with ACC, NORAD/NORTHCOM & DISA

Developed operational plans for net-centric capabilities, operational outcomes, and C4 CONOPS

Pennsylvania Air National Guard Oct 2006 to Oct 2011

193 Special Operations Communications Squadron

Served as Operations Officer and interim squadron commander

Oversaw all tactical communications for the 193 Special Operations Communications Squadron

Provided leadership on all communications related matters for the 193Special Operations Wing

Provided guidance on all information security related matters to the squadron managed network

Supported Tyndall AFB and Cannon AFB for CCRI preparation activities

Provided cyber security engineering support to ANG bases migrating to Active Duty networks

Washington Air National Guard Dec 2004 to Oct 2006

262 Information Warfare Aggressor Squadron Flight Chief

Wireless Vulnerability & Tactics Team Chief

Red Team & Vulnerability Assessment Team Chief supporting USAF and DoD

Instructor for new tools and technology related to vulnerability assessments

Developed wireless security tactics training program and tool set for the US Air Force

Hawaii Air National Guard Nov 1998 to Dec 2004

154 Communications Flight Commander (Full Time)

Served as full time Chief Information Officer, Chief Technology Officer and Chief Information Security Officer

Directed expenditure of $50MM IT budget and equipment and supervise 50 staff personnel

Managed all fixed communications for all systems within Hawaii Air National Guard

Engineered modern network for the Hawaii ANG at Hickam AFB to include all outer island units

Oversaw the effectiveness of network security and Certification and Accreditation (DITSCAP & NIACAP) as well as vulnerability assessments and remediation strategies

Developed, implemented and executed security awareness training and education program for all Information System Security Officers (ISSO) in the Hawaii Air National Guard

Developed and maintained security policies and regulations for the DoD, Air Force and ANG

Oversaw the single largest network/telephone system in Air National Guard

292 Combat Communications Squadron Chief of Maintenance Nov 1990 to Aug 1998

Management authority for over $40 million in equipment and supervision of 80 personnel

Oversaw all deployable voice/data/video equipment, radio, satellite, fiber and copper transmission media

Initiated and launched highly successful tactical communications strategy, led to OUTSTANDING ORI grade


Outstanding Unit Hawaii ANG: 1994, 1995, 1996, 1999, and 2001; Outstanding Company Grade Officer Hawaii ANG Association: 1996 and 2000; Outstanding ANG Unit: 2001; Hawaii ANG Winning Team Award: 2001; Hawaii DoD Federal Excellence Award for Organizational Excellence: 2001; Hawaii DoD Federal Manager of the Year: 2007; Federal Engineering Team of the year (DISA): 2007; ANG Outstanding Communications Unit 2008, 2009, and 2010


ISC2; ISSA; Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA): past President for Bay Chapter; Tyndall AFB; Disabled American Veterans; American Legion; Air Force Association

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