Computer Security System Specialist in Arlington, VA at Parsons

Date Posted: 12/13/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Arlington, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/13/2019

Job Description

Ready for a challenge that will require your experience and keep you on the edge of cyber security? Want to take your Systems Engineering experience and lead teams that protect privacy and ensure security for our national defense? Parsons is now hiring experienced  Systems Specialists with a passion for cyber security.  

Parsons extensive experience in this field, combined with your technical expertise, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. You'll lead teams and head mission critical projects as you and our fast paced business grow and evolve. We need our engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to tackle new challenges across the full stack as we continue to push security forward. Parsons Cyber Security Systems Engineers design, develop, and implement leading-edge analytical and technical methodologies, tools, and policies/standards to ensure a cyber-secure environment for customer organizations. Such security measures include intrusion detection and prevention, software and system security protection through application of secure design protocols and reverse engineering, and data assurance. In this role you will you will perform network modeling, analysis, planning and may be responsible for researching and recommending network and data communications technologies, as well as preparing cost estimates and network designs specifications.    
 

Responsibilities:

  • Support incident response engagements, and partners with other incident response teams in maintaining an understanding of threats, vulnerabilities, and exploits that could impact client networks and assets.
  • Perform analysis and monitor open source channels to maintain a current understanding of Computer Network Defense threat condition and determine which security issues may have an impact on the enterprise. 
  • Collect network intrusion artifacts and use discovered data to enable mitigation of potential CND hunts and incidents.

Requirement:

  • 5+ years of related work experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical field

Must be eligible to obtain and maintain, or currently possess Top Secret SCI clearance.

Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.