Chenega Corporation Cyber Security Engineer in Gaithersburg, Maryland
Cyber Security Engineer
Are you ready to enhance your skills and build your career in a rapidly evolving business climate? Are you looking for a career where professional development is embedded in your employer’s core culture? If so, Chenega Military, Intelligence & Operations Support (MIOS) could be the place for you! Join our team of professionals who support large scale government operations by leveraging cutting-edge technology and take your career to the next level!
For 20+ years, NJVC has provided federal, DoD, and commercial customers with innovative and cost-effective solutions for their IT needs. NJVC approaches the work with the intensity expected of a mission-critical IT provider, working within the framework of people, processes, and technologies to meet customer requirements.
NJVC is seeking a Cyber Security Engineer to support an IC customer program, focused on the integration, operations, and sustainment of various systems, both legacy and in development. The Cyber Security Engineer works with internal team members to ensure the systems are functional, secure, and scalable, as well as internal leadership and customer PMO and security counterparts as the single POC for all items related to security. The systems and networks documentation and services developed will be used to collect and process data and improve the programs security infrastructure.
Work you’ll do
As a Cyber Security Engineer within our FS2 team, you will:
Design and develop cyber security technology along with integration of new architectural features into existing infrastructures while maintaining the integrity and security of enterprise-wide cyber systems and networks.
Lead multi-disciplined teams in the design and implementation of the cyber security system architecture.
Produce cyber security architectural artifacts.
Provide architectural analysis of cyber security features and existing system related to future needs and trends.
Review and provide input to system requirements based on cyber security posture.
Compile industry best practices and lessons learned into future iterations and new designs.
Support the Engineering Review Board by evaluating artifacts for architectural compliance.
Provide broad based experience in the systems engineering lifecycle and apply the experience to specific cyber security initiatives relating to architectural design and development.
Resolve architecture implementation issues during integration and test.
Advise and assist team members to deploy and configure collection services and tools.
Work with team members to move data to the appropriate data stores.
Other duties as assigned.
BS degree and 5+ years of prior relevant experience OR
Master’ degree and 3+ years of prior relevant experience OR
High school diploma or GED and 4+ years of additional experience in lieu of degree
Experience with Amazon Web Services (S3 Buckets, EC2, Reserved Instances, etc.)
Experience with System Engineering documentation creation (VDDs, diagrams, etc.)
Experience with team collaboration tools (Jira, Confluence, RocketChat)
Active COMPTIA Security+ or comparable IAT/IAM II/III certification
Must possess and maintain a TS/SCI clearance
The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief
Ability to be a self-starter with excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, flexibility, good judgment, and the ability to coordinate multiple, concurrent tasks in an effective manner
Have security Assessment and Authorization (A&A) expertise, including but not limited to ICD 503, Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA), Xacta, and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
Ability to work independently and yet be effective within a team setting
Must be capable of managing multiple efforts with time related constraints in a fast-paced contracting environment
Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with diverse internal and external stakeholder groups and individuals
Friendly presence, helpful attitude, good interpersonal skills, and ability to work well with others.
Excellent skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and other Office applications
Experience working in a home office setting as well as the ability to train end users on frequently asked technical issues
Ability to provide technical assistance and support over the phone with good phone skills and a professional demeanor
Good problem-solving skills with the ability to visualize a problem or situation and think abstractly to solve it
- Previous customer service experience strongly desired
How you’ll grow
At Chenega MIOS, our professional development plan focuses on helping our team members at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there’s always room to learn.
We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their careers.
At Chenega MIOS, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our team members and offer them a broad range of benefits.
Learn more about what working at Chenega MIOS can mean for you.
Chenega MIOS’s culture
Our positive and supportive culture encourages our team members to do their best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and continuously look for new ways to maintain a culture where we excel and lead healthy, happy lives.
Chenega MIOS is led by a purpose to make an impact that matters. This purpose defines who we are and extends to relationships with our clients, our team members, and our communities. We believe that business has the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities.
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