Security Engineer

Information Security, Netsparker, HP Fortify, Windows/Linux
Contract W2, 12 Months
Depends on Experience

Job Description

Position: Security Engineer

Location: Tysons, VA

Duration: 12 Months


Job Description

  • Responsible for maintaining & enhancing information security management program(s) to ensure integrity, confidentiality, and availability of information.
  • Provide guidance and best practice recommendations for IT security policies, procedures, and standards that meet regulatory requirements.
  • Assess and recommend process improvements to ensure all operational and application system changes undergo security impact assessment.
  • Develop and maintain system security plans, contingency plans, preparing Authority-to-Operate/MOU packages.
  • Generate security reports related to incidents, vulnerabilities, and configurations. Serve as project manager/lead within IT security projects.
  • Maintain knowledge of security regulations, best practices, countermeasures, compliance standards, and current threats.
  • Experience with Penetration Testing and Vulnerability Scanning
  • Working knowledge of static code analysis and vulnerability assessment tools such as Fortify Static Code Analyzer, Fortify Web inspect, Nessus, Netsparker, Black duck, Coverity, etc.
  • Experience in determining system risks, threats and implementing and monitoring controls to mitigate defined risks
  • Knowledge of SecDevOps a plus


Basic Qualification

  • Minimum of 4-6 years’ experience in Information Security is required
  • Excellent communication skills. Must be able to handle client meetings and cater to their security needs.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work as part of a team.
  • Proficient in reporting and answering analytical questions using vulnerability data
  • Must demonstrate experience with implementing NIST and Federal Security standards on-premise and cloud environments.
  • Must be familiar with security tools such as Netsparker, HP Fortify, Splunk, Windows/Linux environments, and application patching for vulnerabilities. Industry-relevant security certifications are desired.



Dice Id : 90999304
Position Id : 6657744
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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