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Cybersecurity Engineer

Annapolis Junction, MD 20701
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Defense

The Defense group supports the Department of Defense (DoD) mission to keep our homeland and its citizens safe. We provide solutions to improve the Nation's defense by providing software, systems engineering, IT, training and logistics and fleet management solutions.

Responsibilities

Applies knowledge of the DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP) and Risk Management Framework (RMF) to assist the USCYBERCOM Cyber National Mission Force (CNMF) Capabilities Directorate with documenting systems to achieve Authority to Operate (ATO). Develops reviews systems under development to identify and document security controls and vulnerability mitigation. Collaborates with USCYBERCOM engineering teams to understand system functionality and make recommendations to improve security and security-related processing. Supports unit Security Operations Center (SOC) with operation, maintenance, and defense of cyber operations systems. Maintains currency in command policies and industry best practices and updates security documentation. Supports joint cyberspace operations planning based on governing policies and procedures, and coordinates across tactical-level cyber mission forces.

  • Ensures the rigorous application of cybersecurity policies, principles, and practices in the delivery of all Information Technology (IT) and cybersecurity services
  • Develops and designs security solutions to maintain confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information throughout the enterprise
  • Identifies, plans, and documents improvements to security controls currently in place
  • Develops and documents recommendations and courses of action (COAs) to solve complex cybersecurity problems
  • Develops and interprets cybersecurity requirements as part of the IT acquisition development process and assists in the formulation of cybersecurity/IT budgets
  • Plans and schedules the installation of new or modified security hardware, operating systems, and software applications
  • Ensures the assessment and implementation of identified computer and network environment fixes such as system patches and fixes associated with specific technical vulnerabilities as part of the Cybersecurity Vulnerability Management program
  • Guides the implementation of appropriate operational structures and processes to ensure an effective cybersecurity program, including boundary defense, incident detection, and response

Qualifications

Required:

  • Active TS/SCI w/ poly
  • 10+ years of experience in cybersecurity or information assurance
  • Minimum of Bachelors Degree in a technical or business discipline from an accredited college or university in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, or related discipline
  • DOD 8140/DOD 8570 IAM Level II Certification (Security+)

Preferred:

  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills.
  • Support to cyberspace operations in accordance with Joint Publication 3-12, Cyberspace Operations
  • Cloud technology security
  • Information Assurance support to DoD cyber component or command, or other DoD organization
  • Additional IA-related certifications such as CEH, GPEN, GCIH

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About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

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PAY TRANSPARENCY NONDISCRIMINATION PROVISION
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Industry

  • Information Technology
Posted: 2019-11-14 Expires: 2019-12-13

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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