Cyber Security Engineer, Staff - Military veterans preferred

ManTech (


  full-time   employee

United States

Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future


Cyber Security Engineer, Staff (IdAM Engineer) (Pos 34)

Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

Entering ManTech’s 50th year, we hold the distinct honor of being named a “Top 100 Global Technology Company” by Thomson Reuters. We understand that in order to hold this distinct honor, we must provide our employees with the opportunity to break through barriers.  We reinvest in our employees through rich educational opportunities such as 100% paid tuition for qualifying Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees, rich training and certification programs allowing our employees to obtain industry best certifications, a variety of Communities of Practice (COPs) where employees can exchange knowledge and much more, along with a vast array of instruction and resources needed for personal and professional development through our very own ManTech University.  In addition to those amazing benefits, ManTech also has a fully dedicated Career Mobility team to provide you with guidance and assistance to continue to grow your career with ManTech.

ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer-oriented Cyber Security Engineer (IdAM Engineer) to join our team in Chantilly, Virginia, to provide unparalleled support to our customer and to begin an exciting and rewarding career within ManTech. 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintain the development and testing environments
  • Manage server, database, and load balancers in AWS
  • Patch and update the operating system and critical COTS software to meet security requirements
  • Design, customize, and document services based on 3rd party COTS products using Agile development approaches and methodologies
  • Develop and execute unit and integration tests of services
  • Document design, installation, and operations & maintenance guides
  • Provide support to the deployment and operations of services

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with Linux and software integration
  • Security+ required (Can be obtained within the first 6 months)

Demonstrated Technical Experience:

  • Minimum of 3 years of Linux scripting and automation using Bash, Python and/or Perl
  • Experience with installation and administration of COTS applications on RHEL and/or CentOS Linux
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Hands on experience implementing and maintaining enterprise applications

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with automation tools including Puppet, Chef, and Ansible
  • Experience with JIRA, Confluence, GIT, Jenkins, and Artifactory
  • Experience with developing modules for Puppet
  • Knowledge and practical experience with developing and integrating Identity and Access Management technologies including PKI, LDAP, SAML, OAuth, API Gateways, and XACML
  • Experience with Containers Services like Docker and Kubernetes

Security Clearance Requirements:

  • TS/SCI w/Poly

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50%
  • Constantly operates a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine and computer printer
  • The person in this position frequently communicates with co-workers, management and customers, which may involve delivering presentations. Must be able to exchange accurate information in these situations

For all positions requiring access to technology/software source code that is subject to export control laws, employment with the company is contingent on either verifying U.S.-person status or obtaining any necessary license. The applicant will be required to answer certain questions for export control purposes, and that information will be reviewed by compliance personnel to ensure compliance with federal law. ManTech may choose not to apply for a license for such individuals whose access to export-controlled technology or software source code may require authorization and may decline to proceed with an applicant on that basis alone.

ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Wartime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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