Cyber Security Engineer

Cloud, PaaS, SaaS, IaaS, Cyber security
Full Time
Depends on Experience

Job Description

Summit Technologies, Inc. is looking for a Cyber Security Engineer to join our team in Washington, D.C. In this role you will provide technical support, process, and solutions for various infrastructure and application projects. You must be a US citizen or a permanent US resident, as this is in support of a government contract and requires a Public Trust clearance.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design, configure, support, and administer enterprise on-premises and cloud security solutions.
  • Plan security systems by evaluating network and security technologies to enhance defense in depth.
  • Review proposed new systems, networks, and software designs for potential security risks, recommend mitigations or countermeasures.
  • Provide technical assistance and recommendations regarding the planning, implementation, integration, and management of existing and emerging infrastructures.
  • Provide technical solutions necessary to support different security tools integration with other platforms.
  • Assist Application teams through the Software Development Life Cycle process, including security requirement gathering, configuration, and testing.
  • Perform troubleshooting for various security tools and agency applications.
  • Escalate and work closely with product vendors to support the technical environment.
  • Maintain Security integration documentation.
  • Work with functional team members to update user guides and training materials.
  • Collaborate with Application Development and Implementation teams.
  • Manage Security project timelines and deliverables.
  • Participate in stakeholder meetings.
  • Support the PM by providing information for status reports, status briefings, schedules, project plans, etc.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Must have at least 3 years of overall experience supporting cloud and on-premises IT platform security solutions.
  • Must have at least 2 years of supporting Azure platforms (SaaS, PaaS and IaaS) and Azure Security.

Desired Skills:

  • Able to think logically and analytically in a problem-solving environment.
  • Ability to work in a matrixed and collaborative environment.
  • Strong inter-personal and communication skills (oral and written).
  • Capacity to gain a thorough knowledge of the relevant specialty area.
  • Willing to continuously update personal IT skills and knowledge.
  • A solid understanding of IT security tools and concepts and strong threat modeling skills.
  • Strong experience using IT platforms such as Microsoft, Cisco, Oracle etc.
  • Working knowledge of current government mandated cybersecurity policies and procedures.
  • Ability to interact with a broad cross-section of personnel to explain security measures (NIST 800-53 controls)


  • IAT Level II certification (Security+ CE, CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC or SSCP).


  • Bachelor’s degree or a minimum of 6 years of IT experience in roles with progressive responsibilities.


  • Must be eligible for a Public Trust

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with the federal government vaccination policy for federal contractors. Federal contract employees must be fully vaccinated and must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment.

Summit Technologies Inc. appreciates your interest. We will contact the best matching prospects and will consider you for future opportunities. We will not submit your resume without your prior knowledge and consent. Summit Technologies is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Dice Id : summitct
Position Id : 6131
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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