Classified SOC Content Developer

Secure Mission Solutions - Herndon, VA3.8

Full-timeEstimated: $94,000 - $130,000 a year
Job Description:
DP-III analyzes and develops computer software possessing with a wide range of capabilities, including numerous engineering, business, and records management functions. DP-III develops plans for automated information systems from project inception to conclusion. DP-III analyzes user interfaces, maintain hardware and software performance tuning, analyze workload and computer usage, maintain interfaces with outside systems, analyze downtimes, analyze proposed system modifications, upgrades and new COTS. DP-III analyzes the problem and the information to be processed. DP-III defines the problem, and develops system requirements and program specifications, from which programmers prepare detailed flow charts, programs, and tests. DP-III coordinates closely with programmers to ensure proper implementation of program and system specifications. DP-III develops, in conjunction with functional users, system alternative solutions. DP-III analyzes functional, business, and technical applications and design specifications for functional activities. DP-III develops block diagrams and logic flow charts. DP-III translates detailed design into computer software. DP-III tests, debugs, and refines the computer software to produce the required product. DP-III prepares required documentation, including both program-level and user-level documentation. DP-III enhances software to reduce operating time or improve efficiency. DP-III provides technical direction to programmers to ensure program deadlines are met and functional requirements are implemented. DP-III leads peer reviews and technical interchange meeting.

wMust possess strong written and verbal communication skills and must be capable of the understanding, documenting, and communicating technical issues in a non-technical manner.

w Must possess working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Project, PowerPoint, and Excel for the purpose of project plan development, documentation and presentation deliverables.

w Must have experience building and implementing event correlation rules, logic, and content in the security information and event management (SIEM) system with specific experience in the Arcsight ESM environment.

w Must possess past experience building and implementing insider threat monitoring rules using the Raytheon Innerview product.

w Must possess experience in building and implementing event correlation rules, logic, and content in the NitroView SEIM product.

w Must possess experience in tuning tune SIEM event correlation rules and logic to filter out security events associated with known and well established network behavior, known false positives and/or known errors.

w Must possess experience in maintaining event schema with customized security severity criteria.

w Must possess experience in creating scheduled and ad-hoc reporting with SEIM tools.

w Must possess detailed knowledge of SEIM technologies and event collector deployments in the Windows and Linux operating environments.

This position requires a minimum of eight (8) years experience as an applications programmer on data base management systems, knowledge of computer equipment and ability to develop complex software to satisfy design objectives. Requires extensive knowledge of one or more platforms and operating systems, and of current programming languages. Typically requires knowledge of one or more systems architectures such as client server and distributed processing. Demonstrated ability to work independently or provide team leadership.

Preferred Qualifications:

Department of Homeland Security experience desired

Must possess TS and be SCI eligible.

Must pass DHS suitability.

Education Requirements:
A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related scientific or technical discipline.

About Secure Mission Solutions:
Secure Mission Solutions (SMS) is a leading provider of full life cycle mission assurance services and solutions. We have 15 years’ experience supporting a wide range of government customers as a preferred provider of end-to-end mission assurance services with a focus on integrated security solutions. We have seen our accomplishments grow to annual revenues of over $100 million and 500 employees throughout the United States.

SMS offers world class expertise in Information Assurance and Cyber Security, Critical Infrastructure Protection, Communications and Network Engineering, Command and Control as well as Intelligence Support services. Dedicated to the mission of those that protect America and its citizens, SMS is proud of the support it provides to a broad range of customers including the Department of Defense, Army Corps of Engineers, Department of Homeland Security and various Intelligence Agencies.

Secure Mission Solutions (SMS) offers outstanding compensation and benefits including optional health, dental and vision coverage, pre-tax savings plans, matching 401K plan, up to $4,000 annual Tuition Reimbursement, 15 PTO days and 10 paid holidays per year.

Due to the nature of work performed in our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

Secure Mission Solutions is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer and strongly encourages qualified women, minorities, Vietnam-era veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply with our company.

EOE M/F/Disability/Veteran

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Req. Code : SMS5-09-14-241
Division/Department : Cyber & Intelligence Solutions