The MITRE Corporation Lead Engineer, Cybersecurity Operations (Polygraph Clearance) in McLean, Virginia

Lead Engineer, Cybersecurity Operations (Polygraph Clearance)


Join MITRE’s Intelligence Technologies Department and help the government solve the Intelligence Community’s hard problems. Leverage your experience in cyber security, pattern recognition, trending, predictive and behavioral analysis, and data fusion.

Lead a small, multi-disciplinary team supporting the Intelligence Community as they mature a national cybersecurity center. Key functions will include identifying, piloting, and evaluating technologies to advance cyber data analysis, coordinating with industry and academia, and assisting with the definition of cyber center maturity, architecture, processes and best practices.


Required Qualifications: Strong, demonstrated skills in cyber technologies, architectures, and processes, in addition to systems and security engineering; outstanding interpersonal and communications skills; and the ability to work effectively with government seniors.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Professional certification in Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

  • Strong depth in applying information system security and risk management practices within the intelligence community, and Intelligence Community Directive 503.

  • Creative approaches for customers facing tough situations.

  • Demonstrated ability to provide leadership, team building, motivation, and guidance to staff.

Minimum Qualifications: BS and 8 years related experience.

Job Cyber Security

Primary Location United States-Virginia-McLean

This requisition requires a clearance of Top Secret/SCI/Polygraph

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Job Posting Jul 20, 2018, 6:25:26 AM

Req ID: 00050745