Cyber Indications and Warning Engineer III

Employer
Perspecta
Location
Chantilly, VA
Posted
Nov 09, 2018
Closes
Nov 12, 2018
Function
Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Overview Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. We're a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves-to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers. Perspecta works with US government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways-not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter. Perspecta's talented and robust workforce-14,000 strong-stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an impact together. Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories Responsibilities Program Description: The program provides Systems Engineering and Technical Assistance (SETA) support in the areas of Cyber Security and Management to improve the Information Assurance (IA) posture of a National customer. The contracts support functions are: IA Management, Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA coordination and reporting), Risk Management Framework (RMF) application, IA compliance measurements and metrics, Assessment and Authorization (A&A), Vulnerability Management, and Cyber Defense support. Position Description: The Cyber Indications and Warnings Engineer III provides support to the customer in the area of Cyber Security. Daily tasks include, but are not limited to: Compiles information to develop the weekly, monthly and annual customer "Cyber Snapshot." Reporting metrics on cases and incidents that have happened over the period as well as items of interest on Cyber Security that would be of interest to senior management Participate in War Games and exercises to include planning, evaluation, reporting and coordinating among participants Participate in customer technical exchange meetings covering IC Cyber Security concerns Research current threats and potential threats to the customer's enterprise by conducting Open Source and Community research on latest threat landscape Investigate and propose enhancements to threat detection processes across the customer's enterprise Qualifications Required: Requires 5 to 8 years with BS/BA or 3 to 5 years with MS/MA or 0 to 2 years with PhD US Government Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility with Poly Bachelors of Science Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) or an advanced IA certification DoD 8570 certification in IAT or IAM Experience in security systems engineering involving various computer hardware and software operation systems and application solutions in both stand-alone and LAN/WAN configurations Experience with security features and/or vulnerability of various operating systems as defined by NIST, DISA (STIGs), and USCYBERCOM Experience with networks and systems security administration, operation systems security configuration and account management best practices Solid understanding of network intrusion detection methods and techniques Desired: Experience in responding to detected security incidents Experience implementing RMF Process and NIST 800-53 technical controls, as well as developing and maintaining associated certification and accreditation documentation Self-starter requiring limited direction and supervision Experience with Malware Reverse Engineering Experience working with, tuning, and optimizing IDS and SIEM rules Experience working in a Network Security Operations Center An understanding of satellite communication networks Experience briefing senior customer personnel Ability to organize and prioritize numerous customer requests in a fast pace deadline driven environment Familiarity with Amazon Web Services (AWS) Familiarity with customer's IA processes Experience with IA vulnerability testing, network and system test tools, and cyber security hardware and software (ie HBSS, FireEye, Snort, ArcSight, EVSS, ForcePoint firewalls) Familiarity with Cross Domain Systems (CDS) Experience supporting IC or DoD in the Cyber Security Domain Options

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