Cyber Security Engineer (TS/SCI)

Cyber Security Engineer (TS/SCI)

Title: Cyber Security Engineer (TS/SCI)
Location: Sterling VA, Richardson TX, Aurora CO, State College, PA (NO Remote)

Duration: 1+ year contract

Clearance Requirements: MUST have with an active Top Secret with Sensitive Compartmented Information (TS/SCI) clearance

The successful Cyber Security Engineer applies current analytical and logical thinking to the design, architecture, development, evaluation, testing, and integration of computer systems, appliances, and networks to elevate the security posture of the program.

The Cyber Security Engineer may be involved with commercial, custom and/or government computer product vendors in the design, evaluation, and architecture of state-of-the-art secure GOTS/COTS applications, operating systems, networks, databases, and custom built technology. Attention to detail, honesty, out of the box thinking with a problem-solving mindset, be able to work under pressure and be able to deliver on tight delivery schedules.

The Cyber Security Engineer must display superb understanding and be knowledgeable with a multitude of technologies to include; firewalls, web application firewalls, VPNs, DNS, Data Loss Prevention, IDS/IPS, and proxies to name a few. Develops security systems for any manual or automated systems environments. Responsible for ensuring the protection of organization data against unauthorized disclosure, accidental or intentional loss of data, or unauthorized modification.

The successful Cyber Security Engineer will be comfortable working with a variety of different tools and appliances, security problems, and troubleshooting various complex issues. This position may require shift work.
Required Skills and/or Experience:

  • Administer the management of security appliances, tools, products, and aspects of the information system and perform day-to-day security operations, as well as, Operations and Maintenance (O&M) of the system
    Provide security tools administration, management, troubleshooting, and testing.
    Experience and/or familiarity with the following network protection devices: Firewalls, intrusion detection and prevention systems (IDS/IPS), log analysis, malware analysis, network traffic flow and packet analysis
    Support Projects and Project management personnel throughout the full software development lifecycle
    Manage technology roadmaps with each product and propose briefs and reports to elaborate on recommended actions based on best practices
    Perform full product testing to the length of the products capabilities as required by the customer and the program
    Develop capabilities according to customer requirements and NIST, DHS, and Government guidelines and regulations


Job Category: Information Technology
Job Type: 1+ Year Contract
Job Location: Multiple Locations

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Cyber Security Engineer (TS/SCI)