Cyber Systems Security Engineer

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Apex Systems
Systems, Security, Engineer, CCNA, Engineers, Software, System, Linux, Scripts
Full Time

Job Description

Systems Security Engineer

Apex Systems, the nation's 2 nd largest Information Technology staffing firm, is looking Systems Security Engineer who excels in their role, and are committed to delivering an exceptional experience for our client's internal and external end users and clients. We look for individuals who are passionate in life and bring those qualities to work every day.

Please send your resume to Michelle Pavese at

Only qualified candidates who meet the below requirements will be considered, so please read the description and must haves.

Position Details:

Address: Eglin AFB (Panhandle)

Position: Systems Security Engineer

Duration: 6 month contract

Job Description:

In this role, you will:
• Conduct cyber risk assessment activities including threat modeling, vulnerability analysis and analysis of mitigation solutions.
• Develop, evaluate, and analyze design constrains, trade-offs and detailed system and security design as they pertain to the cyber domain.
• Coordinate with other cybersecurity engineers, system architects, and developers to provide oversight in the development of robust solutions.
• Conduct cybersecurity test and evaluation of hardware and/or software designs to verify and validate compliance with defined specifications and requirements.
• Employ cybersecurity processes, methods, techniques and tools and assure their consistent application.
• Implement appropriate assessment and authorization activities, as required by customers.
• Respond to DOD guidance and engineer appropriate solutions for fielded systems.

Basic Qualifications:

• 5+ years of technical systems engineering experience with DOD systems.
• A desire to learn, grow, and share knowledge in the cybersecurity domain.
• DoD 8570 approved baseline certification for IAT Level II (IE CompTIA Security+, GSEC SSCP, CCNA-Security)
• Ability to communicate effectively within cross-functional teams (Systems Engineers, Software Developers, System Administrators, and Information Systems Security Managers).

Desired Skills:
• Experience with vulnerability scanning.
• Strong written and verbal communication skills.
• System Administration experience.
• Experience with DISA IAVMs and STIGs.
• Experience with PowerShell

MUST HAVE

Nessus Vulnerability Scanner OR Acas

Powershell scripting experience

STIGs - STIG checks

One of these certs: IAT Level II (IE CompTIA Security+, GSEC SSCP, CCNA-Security)

NICE TO HAVES (OR WHAT GETS THE WIN)?

Cyber Security background

Linux Admin skills

Apex Systems LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or


Company Information

Apex Systems is a world class technology services business that incorporates industry insights and experience to deliver solutions that fulfill our clients’ digital visions. We provide a continuum of service from workforce mobilization and modern enterprise solutions to digital innovation to drive better results and bring more value to our clients. Apex transforms our customers with modern enterprise solutions tailored to the industries we serve. Apex has a presence in over 70 markets across US, Canada and Mexico. Apex is a segment of ASGN Inc. (NYSE: ASGN)

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Dice Id : apexsan
Position Id : BHJOB2374_1149968
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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