Cyberspace Operations Engineer

Employer
Vencore
Location
Laurel, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Overview: Vencore is a proven provider of information solutions, engineering and analytics for the US Government. With more than 40 years of experience working in the defense, civilian and intelligence communities, Vencore designs, develops and delivers high impact, mission-critical services and solutions to overcome its customers most complex problems. Headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia, Vencore employs 3,800 engineers, analysts, IT specialists and other professionals who strive to be the best at everything they do. Vencore is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled Responsibilities: Researches and analyzes cybersecurity capabilities to satisfy data protection requirements Evaluates products against the customer's operational requirements Assists with the implementation of security solutions Researches, develops requirements, evaluates, tests, and implements new or improved information security software, devices or systems Applies a combination of expert engineering knowledge of enterprise IT and security solutions to design, develop, and/or implement solutions to ensure they are consistent with enterprise architecture security policies Provides planning, policy, requirements, and integration support for cyber capabilities and identifies opportunities for mission enhancement Researches, designs, develops, and implements proof of concept data protection solutions to address vulnerabilities and assists in highly focused, quick-turnaround market research regarding technology trends and/or potential solutions to address specific requirements Assists in the evaluation of industry offerings to identify products and technologies with the potential to support the security design, and troubleshoot and problem solve technical and non-technical issues Possesses a general technical understanding of the lifecycle of the network threats, attack vectors, and network vulnerability exploitation With minimal guidance, identifies gaps and overlaps across existing DODIN operations (DODIN OPS) and DCO technical capabilities Reports boundary protection statistics and issues to USCYBERCOM leadership Conducts reviews and provides comments on technical materials consisting of, but not limited to, technical documentation and reports, cyber policy and procedures, and planning materials Minimum two years of experience as a Cyberspace Operations Engineer or related functional area Minimum of Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, or related discipline Minimum DOD 8140/DOD 8570 IAM Level I Certification Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills. Strong analytical and problem solving skills