Cyber Security Systems Engineer - Level 3 Washington, DC and Reston, VA (109)

ID
2017-1528
US-DC-

Overview

Bluehawk, LLC is seeking a, Cybersecurity Systems Engineer  - Level 3 in Washington, DC and Reston, VA (109, 108)

 

Responsibilities

 

  • 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, advancelog analysis, network monitoring, network flow analysis, packet capture analysis, network proxies, firewalls, anti-virus capabilities, Linux/UNIX command line, and accesscontrol 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 – researches and evaluates new concepts and processes to improve performance. Analyzes cross-functional problem sets, identifies root causes and resolves issues. Assists more junior level technicians, specialists, and managers in their activities. Can perform all tasks of lower level technicians, specialists, and/or managers.
  • Leadership/ Management – Works individually, actively participates on integrated teams, and leads multiple tasks, projects or teams. Oversees and monitors performance, and when required, takes steps to resolve issues.
  • Directs multiple teams through to project completion. Provides guidance and direction to lower level technicians, specialists, and managers
  • 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 10 years of relevant experience
  • Associates degree from an accredited college and 8 years of relevant experience
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college and 6 years of relevant experience
  • Master’s degree from an accredited college and 4 years of relevant experience
  • PHD from an accredited college in related discipline and 2 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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