The MITRE Corporation Senior Cyber Security Engineer - Aberdeen, MD in Aberdeen, Maryland
Senior Cyber Security Engineer - Aberdeen, MD
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MITRE is seeking an individual with hands-on technical cyber security engineering skills. This position will be part of a team that tackles various cyber security engineering challenges faced by the Tactical Army. In this role, the candidate will provide hands-on cyber security engineering, analysis, and systems integration crossing multiple areas including PKI, cyber situational awareness (SA), firewalls, networking, and IDS/IPS. The candidate must be able to collaborate; work in multi-disciplinary teams; conduct project planning and execution; build trusted relationship; analyze existing processes, roles, and organizational structures; and recommend improvements in processes, organizations, and technologies.
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or similar field, and 3 years of experience.
Demonstrate knowledge and experience in the following areas:
Offensive cyber tools and techniques and defense mechanisms.
Virtualization, hypervisors, and virtual switching.
http/https, symmetric and asymetric keying, mathematic principles of cryptology.
Routing protocols, packet schemes, and active directory.
IDS/IPS systems and technology and analysis techniques.
Firewalls, their rule sets, and trouble-shooting procedures.
Candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD secret clearance.
Hands-on operational experience dealing with cyber analysis and network operations.
Certifications such as the CISSP, Certified Information Systems Security Professional.
Candidate with an active DoD secret clearance is preferred.
Job Cyber Security
Primary Location United States-Maryland-Aberdeen
This requisition requires a clearance of Secret
Travel Yes, 5 % of the Time
Job Posting Jan 26, 2018, 10:20:36 AM
Req ID: 00047933