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, and 2020.
Edgewater Federal Solutions is currently seeking a Senior Cybersecurity Engineer to provide support to the DOE IN contract located in Washington, DC. Join us as we build systems to change our client's mission for the better.
Applies a broad understanding of monitoring, analyzing, detecting, and responding to cyber events and incidents within information systems and networks.
Advises on an integrated, dynamic cyber defense and leverages cyber security solutions to deliver cyber security operational services, such as intrusion detection and prevention; situational awareness of network intrusions, security events and data spillage; and incident response actions.
Test, implements, deploys, and operates, the infrastructure hardware and software which are required to effectively manage the organization's cyber security operational services.
Experience (installing, operating, maintaining) with cybersecurity systems, tools, and integrating data from sources, including Splunk, ElasticSearch, MISP, FireEye, Cisco Sourcefire, Palo Alto firewalls, Tanium, Snort, Bro, SolarWinds, NiFi, and RedSeal
Experience coding/API integration using python, java, etc.
Apply/integrate cybersecurity engineering principles into infrastructure planning, design, and deployment
Lead or participate in an Integrated Product Team review to ensure security architecture integration
Generate alternative system concepts, physical architectures, security architectures and design solutions
Develop derived requirements for Information Assurance Services (Confidentiality, Integrity, Non repudiation, and Availability); Basic Information Assurance mechanisms (e.g., Identification, Authentication, Access Control, Accountability); and Security Mechanism Technology (Passwords, cryptography, discretionary access control, mandatory access control, hashing, key management, etc.)
Manage system requirements and derived requirements to ensure the delivery of production systems that are secure and compatible with the defined system architectures.
A relevant Bachelor's degree or equivalent and 8 years of general experience.
With a relevant Master's degree, 6 years of relevant experience is acceptable.
With a PhD, 4 years of relevant experience is required.
Department of Energy (DOE) "Q" and SCI access authorization OR a Department of Defense (DOD) Top Secret or similar clearance based upon a single scope background investigation is typically acceptable for clearance reciprocity if the clearance is active and the background investigation is less than five (5) years old.
Education and training in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college of university is required
Expert knowledge in managing schedule, performance, and quality of the systems development life-cycle.
Experience in supporting the operations of a production enterprise application
Ability to support control consistency and integrity monitoring and health checks of the operating system and applications.
Understanding of Government policies and terminology in support of security requirements.
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.