Cyber Security Systems Engineer - Level 4 Washington, DC (145)

ID
2017-1419
US-DC-

Overview

Bluehawk, LLC is seeking a, Cybersecurity Systems Engineer-Level 4 in Washington, DC; Pearl Harbor, HI; and Quantico, VA. (145)

 

Responsibilities

This position is a challenging and fast-paced position with hands on use of Cyber Defense Tools and Capabilities in a global intelligence enterprise. You will apply sound security architecture and engineering principles for the development, direction, and implementation of enterprise network cyber defense capabilities to prevent sophisticated cyber threats and vulnerabilities, or detection of them when prevention fails.

 

We need people who can do all or most of these types of tasks:

  • Maintain, Configure and Troubleshoot Cyber Defense Systems such as Palo Alto Firewalls, APCON, FireEye, Linux based servers and appliances, Client\Server technologies, Splunk, or Arcsight.
  • Demonstrate and apply understanding of the following: 80/443 web content filters/proxies, email security capabilities, IDS, IPS, SIEM, DNS security practices, advanced log analysis, network monitoring, network flow analysis, packet capture analysis, network proxies, firewalls, anti-virus capabilities, Linux/UNIX command line, and access control lists.
  • Ability to write signatures for detection systems, such as SNORT and McAfee Intrushield a plus.
  • Communicate with customers and teammates clearly and concisely.
  • Create programmatic documentation, standard operating procedures and granular process checklists.
  • Conduct special projects by request in support of defining and designing system architectures for new or existing CND systems.
  • Participate in the upgrading of operating systems and design of systems enhancements.
  • Provide input for documentation on new or existing systems.
  • Develop and test systems to ensure they meet documented user requirements.
  • Identify, analyze, and resolve problems.
  • Provide peer training and technical guidance.
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant CND technology.

Qualifications

  • Exceptionally Complex, Inter-Discipline, InterOrganizational. Can perform tasks of senior level technicians, specialists, and or managers not performed at Level 3 due to the size and/or complexity of the tasks
  • Leadership/Management. – May work individually or as a key member of a senior leadership team. Oversees and monitors performance across several disciplines, and when required, takes steps to resolve issues.
  • Provides expert guidance and direction to Government and Vendor senior level technicians and managers. Directs multiple contractor and subcontractors teams through to project completion.
  • Capabilities and additional Requirements. In addition to Standard Characteristics of Labor Category, interact with customers, IT staff, and high-level corporate officers to define and achieve required IA objectives. Provide daily oversight and direction to contractor Cybersecurity Officers. Serve as an Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM). 

Training and Certifications: 

  • Must have one of the following to be DoD 8570 compliant IAT Level III (CISA, GCIH, GCED, CISSP, CASP) or information assurance certification commensurate with technical objectives and services required within the task order.
  • In addition to Standard Characteristics of Labor Category, interact with customers, IT staff, and high-level corporate officers to define and achieve required IA objectives.
  • Provide daily oversight and direction to contractor Cybersecurity Officers. Serve as an Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM).

 

Knowledge/ Skills/ Ability/ Education 

  • To be considered you must meet one of the following requirements:
  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent and 12 years of relevant experience
  • Associates degree from an accredited college and 10 years of relevant experience
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college and 8 years of relevant experience
  • Master’s degree from an accredited college and 6 years of relevant experience
  • PHD from an accredited college in related discipline and 4 years of relvant experince

 

Required Security, Certification, Licenses and/or Registration

  • Security Clearance: Active TS/SCI clearance with CI Poly
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Possess documented immigrant status
  • Must be able to successfully pass a government security background check

 

 

 

 

 

Bluehawk, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

EOE Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

 

 

 

 

 

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