USCYBERCOM - Cybersecurity Developer II Job

11/23/16
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  Full Time   Employee


Fort Meade
Maryland
United States

USCYBERCOM - Cybersecurity Developer II (Job Number:420701)

Description:



The DoD Agencies and Commands Customer Group, COCOM Programs Directorate of SAIC currently has a contingency full-time position for a Cybersecurity Developer to support the United States Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM) JXXX, Fort Meade, Maryland.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Cybersecurity Developer develops security software, and ensures security is implemented during software development. Conceives, proposes, and designs software security to mitigate weaknesses and vulnerabilities. Researches and tests new security technologies and processes to enhance security capabilities. Analyzes and assesses infrastructures for potential vulnerabilities that may result from improper configurations, hardware or software flaws, or operational weaknesses. Performs security monitoring, log analysis, and forensic analysis to detect security incidents and mount incident response. Assesses and reports on the impact of security issues that are discovered, recommends and develops mitigation strategies or technical solutions. Assesses system information security policies against client policies. Ensures policies are comprehensive to the system. Evaluates security components against their ability to resist threats in the deployed environment, evaluates configurations and implementation of firewalls, proxy servers, routers, Virtual Private Networks (VPNs), Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS), wireless networks, etc., against policy requirements, industry best practices and vendor recommendations. Plans and integrates the installation of new or modified security hardware, operating systems, and software applications. Conducts vulnerability assessments and penetration testing customized to system functionality and technical requirements, and based on status within security assessment and authorization cycle and authority to operate status. Perform computer network exploitation development: embedded reverse engineering, vulnerability research, and application development for software and embedded systems with a focus on OCO, DCO, CAN and CNE activities. Develops test plans and tests software security mechanisms for operational effectiveness and deployment readiness, develops test and evaluation reports.

Daily activities include:

- Develops security software with minimal guidance
- Identifies and develops improvements to security controls currently in place with minimal guidance
- Possesses a general understanding of software security and security technologies and concepts
- Contributes to the development of tests plans and evaluation reports, and assists during activities for testing software security mechanisms for operation effectiveness and deployment readinesss
- Assists in the conduct of vulnerability assessments and penetration test activities
- Evaluates processes and procedures to integrate and enhance security capabilities in test and operational environments
- Develops security software with no guidance
- Identifies and develops improvements to security controls currently in place with no guidance
- Possesses an in-depth understanding of software security and security technologies and concepts
- Contributes substantive content to the development of test plans and evaluation reports, and conducts activities for testing software security mechanisms for operation effectiveness and development readiness
- Conducts vulnerability assessments and penetration test activities with no guidance
- Provides direction and/or recommendations, and develops security software and improvements of security controls currently in place
- Provides direction and/or recommendations, and develops security software and improvements of security controls currently in place
- Possesses a thorough understanding of software security and security technologies and concepts
- Develops test plans and evaluation reports, and conducts activities for testing software security mechanisms for operation effectiveness and development readiness Prepares the environment and conducts vulnerability assessments and penetration test activities

Qualifications:
QUALIFICATIONS

- Minimum ten (10) years of experience as a Cybersecurity Software Developer.
- Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills.
- Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited college or university in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, or related discipline (or 4 years of experience in lieu of)
- A minimum of DOD 8570 IAT Level II Information Assurance Certification is required.
- TRAVEL AND SECURITY:
- CONUS/OCONUS;
- Active TS/SCI with Polygraph required

- **Position contingent upon contract award***

This position may be filled by one of SAIC’s teaming partners. By expressing interest in this position you are authorizing SAIC to provide and/or share your candidate profile, including your resume, with one of SAIC’s teaming partners.

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SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Posting: Aug 19, 2016, 12:07:14 PM
Primary Location: United States-MD-FORT MEADE
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

To apply for this job, contact:
Jane Ormerod

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