James A. Marek


James Marek is currently an Enterprise Cybersecurity Architect for Rockwell Collins Government Systems.  He is a Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) and has been working in the Cybersecurity domain for over 20 years.  He has spent over 30 years specializing in High Assurance security and safety critical systems (e.g. CC EAL7, NSA Type 1, PL5, DO-178/DO-254 Level A, Anti-Tamper, UDCSMO CDS) for avionics applications.  He has been a pioneer in the development and deployment of MILS architectures to solve tough Multi-Level security challenges and has been a leader at Rockwell Collins in the transition to Risk Management Framework. Jim holds both a Bachelors and a Master’s degree in Computer Engineering from Iowa State University.