Cyber Security Engineer

Kudu Dynamics LLC
Arlington, VA
May 20, 2019
May 23, 2019
Full Time
Kudu Dynamics is seeking a full-time, highly motivated self-starter, Systems and Network Engineer to join our growing team. In this position, you will assist in implementing and performing research on high-performance computing environments. The ideal candidate: Possesses a solid understanding of wide swaths of TCP/IP networking, including switches, routers, firewalls, IDS, IPS, ARP, IPSec, DNS, NTP, BGP, OpenVPN, SSH, SMTP, HTTP, TLS, RDP, and VNC. Has experience setting up and maintaining VMware vCenter and OpenStack multi-node deployments and is familiar with other virtualization and container technologies. Understands domain registration, obtaining or generating TLS certificates, ASN registration, establishing peering agreements. Identifies multiple creative solutions to problems, identifying the strengths and weaknesses of each approach, finding ways to measure results. Can create and maintain shell scripts and Python. Has established and maintained a GitLab CI/CD process. Requirements: Must have US Citizenship Current TOP SECRET clearance. Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, or related field, or 8 years of relevant experience. Bonuses: The company band is always on the looking for help rattling the windows through the lunch room's sound insulation. Experienced drivers who won't put the office go-kart through the drywall. Help to balance out the Scotch vs Bourbon ratio in the office. Kinda like emacs vs vi but peaty. Expertise in other domains. We find that pure cyber problems are easy, boring, and commoditized. The fun problems require solutions which span multiple domains. About Kudu Dynamics: Kudu Dynamics puts engineers first! We provide the tools and mentoring to enable junior engineers to grow from program contributors to senior engineers and task leads. All engineers are encouraged to seek opportunities and new skills to keep themselves and the company on the cutting edge of technology. Founded in 2013 and headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia, Kudu is a 100% employee-owned company and has assembled a cadre of experienced hackers, engineers, makers, and shakers by offering what few other companies can: equity. In fact, the vast majority of company equity has been reserved for engineers. From our inception, we have grown from a single engineer running the DARPA Cyber Grand Challenge to eleven projects including vulnerability research automation, counter-defense research, capability development, and nation-state threat group extrospection. Kudu employees enjoy: A flexible work schedule, with the option to work remotely most days, if that's your style. Stock options in a company that's doing dynamic, fun, meaningful and interesting work. Awesome co-workers with a culture that promotes a jerk-free environment. Your own yearly discretionary budget to buy the things that make you happy. On top of our highly competitive salaries, we offer premium healthcare options, 401k matching and an annual pass to a swim in the bonus pool. 4 weeks of paid time off and 10 federal holidays to utilize whenever you want throughout the year. Kudu Dynamics, LLC is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. *No External Recruiters