Job ID: 191298
Location: , DC, United States
Date Posted: Oct 8, 2019
Subcategory: Cyber Eng/Archt
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: Yes
SAIC is seeking an experienced cyber professional that will help evaluate, secure, and maintain a high cyber security posture of DHS IT systems. The candidate will interface with SAIC management, network engineers and software developers on a daily basis. The candidate ensures the implementation of the most current NIST and government cyber security polices and regulations. In addition, the candidate will:
Collaborate with software developers, system maintainers, data managers, and other cyber personnel on a daily basis
Use state of the art cyber tools to evaluate the cyber posture of select DHS IT systems
Apply Patches, fixes, changes, and upgrades to DHS IT systems to ensure a strong cyber defense.
Periodically check, test, and maintain a high cyber security posture on select DHS IT systems.
Work with software developers to help build in cyber protections to new DHS IT systems being developed
Provide advice and guidance to SAIC managers concerning the cyber posture of DHS IT systems
Remain current on cyber issues, rules, and regulations that affect DHS IT Systems
Interface and work with other SAIC cyber team members
Develop test scenarios for use in Red Team / penetration testing of government systems under test
Author test plans and reports for systems under test
Bachelor’s degree in a technical or scientific field with 6 years of combined work experience
A+, Network +, and/or Security + certification
Experience evaluating, implementing, and maintaining cyber controls and a strong security posture
Knowledge of applicable NIST and Government regulations pertaining to cyber security
Ability to work independently with little supervision
Must possess or be able to qualify for a DOD security clearance and obtain DHS suitability.
Experience using cyber tools to evaluate system security
Ability to communicate clearly regarding issues concerning testing, implementation and maintenance of high cyber security posture
Ability to travel up to 25% of the time.
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