ECS is seeking a Cyber Software Developer (Intern) to work in our Fairfax, VA office.
Cyber Software Developer (Intern) will support Dashboard Development for the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) Program.
CDM is a dynamic approach to fortifying the Cybersecurity of government networks and systems. Congress established the CDM program to provide adequate, risk-based, and cost-effective Cybersecurity. ECS is looking for candidates to aid in the development of dashboard solutions to visualize cyber security related data: Hardware Assets, Software, Vulnerabilities, Configuration, Users, Incidents, Compliance Scores / POA&Ms, Risk Scores, etc. This position will work as part of an agile development team performing hands on development of the solution and assisting with product and process evaluations defined by the government and executed through a formalized Analysis of Alternatives (AoA).
Successful candidates will have hands on development experience in one or many scripting languages and be able to demonstrate 'systems thinking'.
US Citizen and must be able to go through ECS’ basic background investigation.
Completed or currently working toward a degree in computer science, engineering, information science or a related technical discipline
Successful candidates must be able to demonstrate the listed level of competency for these skills:
Novice level expertise with scripting languages. Python preferred.
Novice level expertise leveraging APIs for querying and updating data.
Understanding of 'big data' concepts including distributed storage and computing.
Candidates will benefit from having these skills, experience and understanding:
Experience working on an Agile development team
Contributor to open source projects
Experience with code repositories, esp Git/GitHub
Experience with ALM tools, esp Jira
Experience with Elastic Common Schema or Splunk Common Information Model
Experience with tools in both Linux and Windows environments
Understand current cyber exploits, attack methodology, and detection techniques using a wide variety of security products including COTS and open source.
Cloud workload experience (Amazon Web Services, Azure)
Understanding of machine learning, and it’s use in anomaly detection.
Experience evaluating new methodologies and technologies to meet requirements and deliver capabilities
ECS is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, citizenship, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. ECS promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.
ECS is a leading mid-sized provider of technology services to the United States Federal Government. We are focused on people, values and purpose. Every day, our 2700+ employees focus on providing their technical talent to support the Federal Agencies and Departments of the US Government to serve, protect and defend the American People.