Senior Cyber Security Engineer Job

11/22/16
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  Full Time   Employee


Greenbelt
Maryland
United States

Senior Cyber Security Engineer (Job Number:421949)

Description:



Seeking Senior Cyber Security Engineer to support the NASA Goddard NASCOM Mission Network Security Team with securing and defending the worldwide NASA Mission Network. This is a hands-on technical position joining a seasoned and diverse team of cyber security professionals.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

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Respond to security incidents including gathering, analyzing and presenting forensic evidence for cyber malware and intrusions.

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Perform senior-level data analytics seeking, identifying and confirming cyber threats, risks and vulnerabilities to the network environment.

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Support the development and deployment of agency- wide cyber security projects and initiatives into the network environment.

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Perform risk analysis of proposed capabilities resulting in specific technical recommendations for improving security and/or mitigating cyber risk.

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Briefing technical and non-technical management on cyber issues, threats, vulnerabilities and risk reduction strategies.

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Conduct computer and network forensic technical investigations including performing network packet analysis.

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Conduct vulnerability scans on a routine or ad-hoc basis.

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Research, evaluate and assess emerging cyber security threats and trends.

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Research, evaluate and test new cyber security tools and capabilities.

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Perform general Linux system administration supporting operational capabilities.

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Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience ; PhD or JD and four (4) years or more experience.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

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Bachelor’s and five (5) years or more experience or Master’s and three (3) years or more experience

REQUIRED SKILLS:

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Cyber intrusion detection, response, forensic analysis.

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Demonstrated investigation and analytical skills.

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Ability to effectively lead meetings and projects.

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Self-disciplined and self-motivated.

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Demonstrated desire and capability to mentor junior level engineers.

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Strong written, verbal, interpersonal skills, emotional intelligence and a positive attitude to interface effectively with all levels within the organization.

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Data Analytics, including mastery with Excel and other tools.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS/SKILLS:

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Certifications such as CISSP, GCIA, CEH, GCIH, GCFA, or CSIH.

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A self- starter, performing tasks with minimal supervision but working effectively with immediate and cross- functional team members.

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Highly effective communicator (both verbal and written).

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Possess excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

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Excellent organizational, detail, multi-tasking and time management skills.

DESIRED SKILLS:

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9+ years information technology experience.

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7+ years cyber security experience.

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5+ years networking experience.

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3+ years incident response or vulnerability management experience.

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Operating Systems: Linux, Apple OSX, Windows (system administration level).

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High level of experience with scripting including bash and Perl.

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Experience working with other networking and security tools.

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Knowledge of information security issues, trends and leading practices.

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Coding/Scripting experience e.g. Perl, VB Script, Python.

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Experience with VMware Hypervisor and related tools.

CLEARANCE REQUIREMENT:

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Must have active DoD Secret security clearance.

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Oct 12, 2016, 1:03:39 PM
Primary Location: United States-MD-GREENBELT
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret
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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