Full Job Description
Edgewater Federal Solutions is a privately held government contracting firm located near Frederick, MD. The company was founded in 2002 with the vision of being highly recognized and admired for supporting customer missions through employee empowerment, exceptional services, and timely delivery. Edgewater is ISO 9001, 20000-1, 27001 certified, appraised at CMMI Level 3 Maturity for Development and Services, and has been named in the Top Workplaces in the Greater Washington Area Small Companies for 2018, 2019, 2020, and 2021.
Edgewater Federal Solutions is currently seeking a Cybersecurity Advisor to provide support to the DOE IN Project located in Washington, DC.
Communicates complex programmatic cyber planning information, orally and in writing, elicits understanding and support from professional peers and non-specialists.
Demonstrates broad, expert knowledge of the Department’s Cyber missions, authorities, and capabilities as well as equivalent information regarding the roles and responsibilities of DOE-IN’s external program partners which includes (but not limited to) other DOE elements, other U.S. Government agencies, and key partners.
Evaluates and conducts development of Cyber Network Operations (CNO) requirements.
As needed and deemed appropriate by the Government the contractor will:
Serves as SME, possessing in-depth knowledge on subjects relating to the conduct, activities, governance, business practices, or operation of DOE-IN networks
Provides extensive technical knowledge and analysis of exceptionally complex problems that need extensive knowledge of the subject matter for effective development and implementation of solutions; provides technical solutions to a wide range of complex problems
Works independently without supervision; possess understanding and has wide experience in the application of technical principles, theories, and concepts in the required technical field, and has full knowledge of other related disciplines
Provides technical expertise in a particular area of IT (e.g., Information Systems Architecture, Telecommunications Systems Design, Architecture, Implementation, Information Systems Integration, Software Development Methodologies, Security Engineering, Communications, Network Systems Management, etc.)
Guides the completion of specific programs and projects relating to the subject matter; with no direction, provides expert support, analysis, and research into exceptionally complex problems and processes relating to the subject matter
Thinks independently and demonstrates exceptional written and oral communication skills; exercises considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignment
Develops, maintains, and automates metrics to assess operational Measure of Effective and Performance (MOE/MOP)
Develops concept papers, technical white papers, and related documentation detailing cyber security practices for implementation throughout DOE
Analyzes vulnerabilities with known exploits that do not have vendor-provided mitigation or remediation action
Conducts research that focuses on rapidly emerging cyber threats and cyber adversary Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTPs)
Collaborates with internal and external partners to facilitate cyber SA and information sharing
With a relevant Bachelor’s degree, 15 years of relevant experience are required.
To support this position, the candidate shall have the core competencies identified at the beginning of this document. In addition, the candidate will have:
Recognized expertise in leading efforts in information security, specifically with penetration testing, intrusion detection, incident response or digital forensics
Recognized expertise in leading complex response activities with IT services department
Recognized expertise leading in an enterprise team setting
CISSP certification, or equivalent
10+ years of experience with program or project management work in an IT environment, including schedule management, risk management, scope management, financial management, and staff planning
Experience with networks, system administration, or computer operations
Experience with analyzing project-specific financial metrics to conduct accurate financial forecasting and projections and monitoring actuals against plan
Experience with supporting the IC and national level system security initiatives
Ability to lead discussions with various stakeholders to conduct strategic planning, define business objectives, prioritize goals, and mitigate risks
Active Top Secret clearance
BA or BS degreeCISSP, CISA, or CISM certification
It has been and continues to be the policy of Edgewater Federal Solutions to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, and/or other status protected by applicable law.