The MITRE Corporation Senior Cyber Security Engineer - 00049846 in Huntsville, Alabama

Senior Cyber Security Engineer - 00049846

Description

Why choose between doing meaningful work and having a fulfilling life? At MITRE, you can have both. That's because MITRE people are committed to tackling our nation's toughest challenges—and we're committed to the long-term well-being of our employees. MITRE is different from most technology companies. We are a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, with no commercial conflicts to influence what we do. We're making a difference every day—working for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world. Our workplace reflects our values. We offer competitive benefits, exceptional professional development opportunities, and a culture of innovation that embraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility, collaboration, and career growth. If this sounds like the choice you want to make, then choose MITRE—and make a difference with us.

Job Highlights:

As a member of the Cyber Assessments organization within MITRE you will have the opportunity to leverage your experience to improve the government’s ability to detect and respond to cyber adversary attacks.

Key Functions include:

Selected candidate will be a member of a team of cyber engineers to perform cyber assessments in support of a specified MDA/DE charter to ensure a robust cyber defense architecture on relevant systems. The individual will be a technical contributor to the work program. Additionally, the candidate will assist in developing, improving and/or evaluating tools, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) for detecting and responding to modern, advanced persistent cyber threats.

Furthermore, the selected candidate will assist with developing, improving and/or evaluating tools, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) for detecting and responding to modern, advanced persistent cyber threats.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or similar field and 3 years of experience

  • Experience in one or more of the following areas: incident response, cyber threat hunting, cyber threat intelligence, cybersecurity engineering (resilient systems security engineering), and/or cybersecurity analytics.

  • Strong knowledge of advanced cyber threats and adversary methodologies.

  • Ability to document and/or present ideas and findings such that others can easily learn from or make decisions based upon the material.

  • Ability to develop new ideas and techniques that advance the state of the practice for cyber defensive operations.

  • Applicants selected for this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

  • Top Secret security clearance

Job Cyber Security

Primary Location United States-Alabama-Huntsville

This requisition requires a clearance of Top Secret

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Job Posting Mar 28, 2018, 9:08:54 AM

Req ID: 00049846