Cyber Security Engineer - Mid Level

Cyber security, engineer, CISSP, NIST, CASP, CISA, CEH, SCA, RMF
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Duties Include:

  • Develop and execute a standard continuous monitoring plan for the Department’s shared infrastructures and shared services
  • Review and provide recommendations for the Continuous Monitoring Plan
  • Identify security controls that are critical to the Department’s protection strategy
  • Provide security engineering support for the review of system requirements and proposed / actual architectures
  • Participate in the reviews to evaluate and provide recommendations from a security impact and cybersecurity risk perspective
  • Manage other Security Engineers through mentoring and sharing of information
  • Assess, recommend, and implement cybersecurity monitoring tools
  • POC for the government customer in identifying, defining and implementing cybersecurity strategies, policies and tactics, techniques and procedures
  • Methodically and proactively analyze problems and identify solutions as required to identify and mitigate risk to the customer and customer systems
  • Act within identified guidelines, standards, and policies
  • Ensure knowledge transfer with federal employees


  • 5-7 years of experience with at least 5 years in the information security field
  • BA/BS degree required
  • Must hold a security certification (CISSP, CASP, CISA, CEH)
  • Proficiency conducting Security Control Assessments (SCAs) in accordance with NIST
  • Demonstrated fluency with use of current technologies used for technical security control reviews
  • Experience with translating vulnerability scan results into findings aligned to NIST
  • Effectively present analytical data to a variety of technical and non-technical audiences
  • Experience researching, publishing and maintaining continuous monitoring metrics and data relevant to customer cybersecurity risk posture and RMF implementation
  • Demonstrated proven experience interacting daily with supervisors and/or functional peer groups, as well as directly with government customers


Posted By

Susan Smith

8182 Lark Brown Rd., Ste 300 Elkridge, MD, 21075

Dice Id : 10268099
Position Id : IT-17-00091
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