Sr, Cyber Security Engineer (TS/SCI w/ Polygraph) in Annapolis Junction, MD at Parsons

Date Posted: 11/15/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Ready to be part of a cutting edge growing Cyber Security project that will make a huge impact on the DOD/Intel community? This exciting role includes performing traditional System Engineering and Vulnerability research with a focus on OCO (Offensive Cyber Operations) and DCO (Defensive Cyber Operations) activities. Support assessments o large scale weapons systems and other national security operations!

Duties: Responsible for the security architecture across a variety of applications or domains, to include cloud computing, and assigned to project initiatives of large size, complexity, and risk. The Cyber Security Engineer develops actionable security blueprints, principals, models, designs, standards and guidelines to ensure enterprise information technology architecture is consistent, secure, and adds value. Conducts scans of networks for vulnerabilities, conducts testing of specific systems to identify weaknesses that might be exploited by malicious parties. Conduct assessments of systems and networks, and provides recommended mitigation strategies relates to identifies vulnerabilities.

Qualifications:

  • 5 years experience as a Cyber Security Engineer on programs of similar scope / size. BS in Computer Science, System Engineering, or related discipline
  • 3 years experience as a Cyber Security Engineer on programs of similar scope / size with MS in Computer Science, System Engineering, or related discipline
  • 1 year as a Cyber Security Engineer on programs of similar scope/size with a PhD or JD degree
  • An ACTIVE TS/SCI with Polygraph required

Certifications:

  • CompTIA Security + (required)
  • One of more of the below within 6 months of start on contract: CPTE, CEH, CISA, CISSP

Work is performed in Annapolis Junction / Linthicum

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

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