Cybersecurity Developer

Employer
Tanager
Location
Annapolis Junction, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Tanager, Inc. which specializes in Cyber Security and Insider Threat Mitigation services and solutions is looking to hire a Cybersecurity Developer II in Ft. Meade, MD. Job Description: Develops security software and ensures security is implemented during software developmentConceives, proposes, and designs software security to mitigate weaknesses and vulnerabilitiesResearches and tests new security technologies and processes to enhance security capabilitiesAnalyzes and assesses infrastructures for potential vulnerabilities that may result from improper configurations, hardware or software flaws, or operational weaknessesPerforms security monitoring, log analysis, and forensic analysis to detect security incidents and mount incident responseAssesses and reports on the impact of security issues that are discovered; recommends and develops mitigation strategies or technical solutionsAssesses system information security policies against client policiesEnsures policies are comprehensive to the systemEvaluates 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 recommendationsPlans and integrates the installation of new or modified security hardware, operating systems, and software applicationsConducts 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 statusPerform computer network exploitation development: embedded reverse engineering, vulnerability research, and application development for software and embedded systems with a focus on Offensive Cyber Operations (OCO) and Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO) activitiesDevelops test plans and tests software security mechanisms for operational effectiveness and deployment readiness; develops test and evaluation reports Requirements:Develops security software with no guidanceIdentifies and develops improvements to security controls currently in place with no guidancePossesses an in-depth understanding of software security and security technologies and conceptsContributes substantive content to the development of test plans and evaluation reports, and conducts activities for testing software security mechanisms for operation effectiveness and deployment readinessConducts vulnerability assessments and penetration test activities with no guidance Clearance:Active TS/SCI w/CI POLY Education/ Experience:Minimum 10 years of experience as a Cybersecurity Developer or related functional areaMinimum of Bachelor's Degree in a technical or business discipline from an accredited college or university in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, or related disciplineMinimum DOD 8140/DOD 8570 IAT Level II CertificationStrong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills. Do have a friend, family member or past colleague that would be interested in a new career opportunity? Tanager invites you to participate in our new External Recruiting Bonus Outreach Program. They will have the opportunity to find a rewarding new career. Please select External Recruiting Bonus under the Career tab on our website, www.tanagerinc.com, for further details. EOE/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vet Company Description: When it comes to Insider Threat Mitigation, Cyber Security and IT Solutions, Tanager is a leader in the field. We are a Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB) and serve a range of customers from the Federal Government, Intelligence Agencies and the Department of Defense to Fortune 500 Companies and small to mid-sized commercial companies. In August 2016, Tanager celebrated 20 years in business. The corporate philosophy of Tanager is based on honesty, integrity, education and active commitment to provide the best in customer service.