Cyber Security Engineer

Employer
General Dynamics Information Technology
Location
Fort Belvoir, VA
Posted
May 25, 2019
Closes
May 27, 2019
Ref
112515699
Hours
Full Time
The primary responsibility of the Cyber Security Engineer will be to support the development and implementation of Cloud infrastructures, orchestration and service design and delivery for Cloud implementations. The selected candidates will be supporting Cloud Implementation and Cybersecurity initiatives at the DoD and Army level. The candidate will be required to conduct design and analysis applying a multi-disciplinary approach to deliver next-generation technology and services to cloud platforms. Thisposition requires experience with Red Hat OpenStack and cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, Google) in general, as well as experience in design, implementation and or operation of cloud infrastructures (compute, network, storage) Operations. A successful applicant shall effectively apply knowledge and experience to provide both technical and operational support to new and existing cloud implementation efforts. The Cloud Engineer must be able to convey technical and operational considerations orally and in written formats at various levels of understanding from senior leadership to detailed technical discussions with engineering staff. The engineer will deliver support to both new design and implementation efforts as well as existing, deployed cloud infrastructures and services. Additional experience is desirable and not limited to but including: network monitoring, vulnerability assessment, cloud security (to include FedRAMP and DoD PA processes), operational security (firewalls, IDS/IPS, encryption/decryption, PKI, Identity and Access Management, IP Address Management, DNS and host-based security). Required Skills: . RMF Experience Required . 8+ years of experience in infrastructure and cloud engineering and operations . 2+ years of participating in a team performing cloud service design and delivery functions . Demonstrated knowledge of cloud orchestration platforms . Demonstrated knowledge of application, network and host level security devices, software and services. . Demonstrated history in engineering design and implementation . Demonstrated history in service design and/or delivery . 3+ years demonstrable hands-on experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux running OpenStack . Hands-on experience with at least one cloud orchestration platform (AWS, Azure, OpenStack, CloudStack) . Demonstrated oral and written communication skills . Demonstrated work history showing progressive growth and/or responsibility . Knowledge of storage systems and storage engineering practices . Knowledge of capacity management for cloud infrastructures . Knowledge of advanced computing technologies such as parallel processing, in-memory databases, graph databases and graph theory, machine learning, deep learning and neural networks is desirable. . BS Computer Science, Electrical or Computer/Electrical Engineering or Information Technology, and/or combination of education and work experience equivalent . CISSP, CISA or equivalent required. ISSAP, ISSEP or CCSP desirable. . ITILv3 Foundations or higher desirable . MCSE, Linux+, CCNA or equivalent desirable . Experience managing and operating cloud orchestration platform(s). . Experience in designing and implementing a cloud service(s). . Demonstrated knowledge of Cloud Security engineering and concepts. . Knowledge of interpreting architectures and frameworks for cloud infrastructure and services. . Knowledge of Operating Systems (Linux and Windows), kernel, hardware abstraction layer, APIs, memory management, security protections. . Knowledge of network protocols and file format specifications. . Knowledge information assurance procedures and implementation of technologies to address security controls. . Experience with large scale infrastructure management tools such as: Puppet, Chef, SMS, Satellite, etc. . Knowledge of interpreted and compiled computer programming languages such as Java, C, Objective C, C++, C Sharp, SQL, Tcl, Perl, PHP, and Python. Assembly, CUDA, GPU language experience desirable . Security+. CCNA, CISSP, CEH or similar certification desirable . Ability to hold a DoD SECRET Clearance (Top Secret Preferred) For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training, and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs, and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class. General Dynamics Information Technology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

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