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Cloud Information Systems Security Engineer

Chantilly, VA

Job Title: Cloud Information Systems Security Engineer
Location: WMA
Clearance: TS/SCI w/ CI Poly
Compensation: Competitive, Excellent Benefits
 
 
Program Description:
The program provides Systems Engineering and Technical Assistance (SETA) core and non-core support in the areas of Cyber Security and Management to improve the Information Assurance (IA) posture of a National customer. The contracts Core Capabilities are:  IA Management, Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) coordination and reporting, Risk Management Framework (RMF) application, IA compliance measurements and metrics, Assessment and Authorization (A&A), Vulnerability Management, and Cyber Defense support.

Position Description:
The Cloud Information Systems Security Engineer provides support to the customer in the area of Cyber Security. Daily Tasks include, but are not limited to:
  • Provides analytical and technical security recommendations to the customer
  • Lead for the identification of projects’ security requirements
  • Provides security recommendations for systems using Cloud services
  • Participates in network design reviews and security testing for the customer’s networks
  • Coordinates with systems’ development teams to ensure network security standards are being followed and implemented correctly
  • Identifies additional security requirements, based on RMF or as the result of security issues that put the customer’s systems at risk
  • Reviews and analyzes new systems (hardware and software) and provides recommendations concerning their security
  • Reviews Security Requirements Traceability Matrixes (SRTMs), System Security Plans (SSPs) and other IA documentation for completeness
Required Qualifications:
  • Current U.S. Government Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility
  • Favorably adjudicated Polygraph
  • DoD 8570 certification in IAT or IAM
  • Experience providing support for Cloud based systems
  • Amazon Web Services Certification in Security, Architecture or similar certifications
  • Experience in security systems engineering involving various computer hardware and software operation systems and application solutions in both stand-alone and LAN/WAN configurations
  • Experience with security features and/or vulnerability of various operation systems as defined by NIST, DISA (STIGs), and USCYBERCOM
  • Experience with networks and systems security administration, operation systems security configuration and account management best practices
  • Experience implementing Risk Management Framework (RMF) Process and NIST 800-53 technical controls and developing and maintaining associated certification and accreditation documentation
Desired Qualifications:
  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) or an advanced IA certification (i.e. CISSP or CASP)
  • Self-starter requiring limited direction and supervision
  • Experience briefing senior customer personnel
  • Developer experience supporting Amazon Web Services
  • Ability to organize and prioritize numerous customer requests in a fast pace deadline driven environment
  • Familiarity with customer’s IA processes
  • Experience with IA vulnerability testing and related network and system test tools (i.e. retina, HBSS, EVSS, ACAS)
  • Experience with XACTA
  • Familiarity with Enterprise Cross Domain Solutions (ECDS)
  • Experience supporting IC or DoD in the Cyber Security Domain
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