Cyber Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2022-04-30
ManTech (www.mantech.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Washington
District of Columbia
20528
United States

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Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

Become an integral part of a diverse team while working at an Industry Leading Organization, where our employees come first. At ManTech International, you’ll help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.

We take National Security seriously. We focus on strategic and unified work to strengthen the security, resiliency, and workforce of the cyber ecosphere. This is your opportunity to join a team that is making an impact on protecting National interests including state, local, tribal and territorial Governments and critical infrastructure.

 

Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, mission and customer oriented Cyber Engineer to join our team in the Washington D.C. area.  

 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: 

  • Provide subject matter expertise on Systems Engineering best practices related to Cyber Operations

  • Perform engineering support specialized cybersecurity applications and systems to include installation, configuration, maintenance, patching, and back-up/restore

  • Provide subject matter expertise in creation, editing, and management of signatures, rules, filters, and custom content for specialized cybersecurity systems including but not limited to network and host-based IDS, IPS, firewall, web application firewall, proxy and SIEM systems

  • Responsible for the protection and security of the systems that store organizational data 

  • In charge of the network and systems in a security capacity and plans and execute security measures accordingly

  • Implementing safeguards that prevent intrusions and breaches

  • Analyze cyber system enterprise level requirements against approved architectures and system roadmaps.? Develops recommendations to approve or reject requirements

  • Administer cybersecurity test beds and tests and evaluates new cybersecurity applications or tools, rules/signatures, access controls, and configurations of cybersecurity platforms

  • Contribute to the completion of milestones associated with specific projects

  • Provide solutions to a variety of complex technical problems 

 

Basic Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering with 5 or more years of related experience  

  • Experience shall be in a related security technology or discipline such as Identity and Access Management, Cybersecurity Operations, Cybersecurity Engineering, IT Security Audit, and Information Assurance 

  • Expertise in cybersecurity enterprise scanning and continuous monitoring, enterprise host/network security and intrusion detection

  • Expertise with COTS cybersecurity tools

  • Experience with SAFe Agile Scrum Software Development methodologies with a cross-functional team approach
     

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering with 3 or more years of related experience  

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification 

  • Security+, SSCP, or CCNA-Security certification

  • Ability to convert functional cybersecurity requirements into system requirements

  • Ability to effectively interact with various levels of senior management is necessary 

 

Clearance Requirements: 

  • Top Secret w/SCI 

 

Physical Requirements: 

  • Must be able to be in a stationary position more than 50% of the time 

  • Must be able to communicate, converse, and exchange information with peers and senior personnel 

  • Constantly operates a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a computer

  • 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
     

The person in this position needs to occasionally move about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc

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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