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Our Civil business is helping to modernize and manage infrastructure, systems and controls, and cybersecurity for civilian agencies and commercial clients around the globe. With core competencies in information technology, energy and environment, complex logistics, and specialized engineering, we solve technical challenges and implement newfound efficiencies on a number of programs!
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The successful candidate will serve as a senior member on the Information Security (InfoSec) Engineer Team and will work directly with IT Operational teams and the Architecture team to ensure secure and continued operational support services to the United States Antarctic Program (USAP). As a senior member of the team the selected candidate will help train more junior members of the team. The selected candidate will be responsible for applying Cybersecurity principles and best practices to proactively protect and maintain the confidentiality, integrity, and availability, of USAP data, information systems, and enterprise network. Candidate must possess a solid background in secure Cisco networking, UNIX, and Windows systems administration. The selected candidate must be capable of applying security requirements to projects; development, analysis and implement Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs); continuous security monitoring activities to include: in-depth vulnerability scans, risk analysis, development of plans of action & milestones (POA&M).LeadGenLeadGenCyber
Bachelor's degree preferably in a technology related field or equivalent experience and 8 years experience. Additional years of experience and/or relevant certifications will be considered in lieu of degree.
Current security certification (CISSP, Security+, CCNA Security, CISA, CCNP etc.) or other relevant certification(s). Cloud based Certification is Ideal.
Proficient in primary network topologies, LANs/WANs (Ethernet), TCP/IP protocol and other common network standards.
Proficient with Palo Alto Firewalls
Proficient as Linux Administrator
Proficient in the secure design, implementation, and continuous monitoring of enterprise services
Proficient in security incident response, perform fault isolation, and service restoration.
Proficient developing and validating baseline security configurations and policies
Proficient with NIST Risk Management Framework.
Management/tracking utilities such as JIRA, Redmine, or similar.
Container configuration and implementation- Docker or similar.
Desired Skills & Certifications:
Cloud Security/ Architecture
Project Management providing security engineering requirements
Incident Response (e.g. Certified Incident Handler)
Computer Forensics (e.g. Certified Ethical Hacker, Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator)
Web Application penetration testing
External Referral Bonus:
Potential for Telework:
Clearance Level Required:
Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours: