Security Engineer- Cyber Security


: $76,265.00 - $187,860.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Defense/Security Clearance

Job Description
Security Engineer- Cyber Security

Job ID2019-3976
Job LocationsUS-AZ-Fort HuachucaCategoryIT: Information Assurance / Quality / Cyber SecurityTypeRegular Full-Time

ResponsibilitiesNCI:As Cybersecurity Analyst, you will assist the PM with Risk Management Framework (RMF) related activities including Security Control Assessments (SCA) and assisting system owners in the transition to RMF compliance. In assuming this position, you will be a critical contributor to meeting NCI's mission: To deliver innovative, cost-effective solutions and services that enable our customers to rapidly adapt to dynamic environments. This position is located in Fort Huachuca, Arizona; relocation assistance, while not guaranteed, may be available.

Assesses DoD Information Systems against the RMF security controls IAW DoDI 8500, DoDI 8510 and NIST SP 800-53
Develops and reviews for compliance documentation and artifacts such as Configuration Management Plans, Network Infrastructure Plans, Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Plans, Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&Ms), topology diagrams and all supporting policies in support of RMF A&A activities
Effectively performs interviews of technical Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) as well as non-technical management personnel to ascertain the security posture of an IT system
Identifies mitigating controls for identified risks and proposes additional mitigation strategies for identified vulnerabilities
Evaluates a wide array of IT devices for Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) complianceusing ACAS/ Nessus, SCAP Compliance Checker, and manual checklist reviews. This includes Windows, Solaris, and Red Hat Linux servers and desktops, routers, switches, firewalls, IDS, etc
Applies STIGs to a variety of devices to ensure compliance
Experience with eMASS and a strong understanding of the CNSS 1253 CCIs
Authors government deliverables such as the SAR, RMF recommendation memorandum, etc.

Current/active Security Clearance
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field
5 - 10 Years of Cybersecurity Expertise

Preferred Education and Experience:
10+ years of related experience in the field of Security Engineering, Cybersecurity, or Information Assurance

Physical Requirements:

This position requires the ability to perform the below essential functions:
Sitting for long periods
Standing for long periods
Travel by land or air transportation 15 %

It is the policy of NCI to provide equal opportunity in recruiting, hiring, training, and promoting individuals in all job categories without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected class or category as may be defined by federal, state, or local laws or regulations. In addition, we affirm that all compensation, benefits, company-sponsored training, educational assistance, social, and recreational programs are administered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. It is our firm intent to support equal employment opportunity and affirmative action in keeping with applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. NCI is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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Company Description
NCI is a leading provider of enterprise solutions and services to U.S. defense, intelligence, health and civilian government agencies. We have the expertise and proven track record to solve our customers most important and complex mission challenges through technology and innovation. We hold core competencies in delivering cost-effective solutions and services in areas such as:

Agile digital transformation
Advanced analytics
Artificial intelligence
Cybersecurity and information assurance
Engineering and logistics
Fraud, waste and abuse detection
Hyperconverged infrastructure

Coupled with a refined focus on strategic partnerships, NCI is committed to bringing commercial innovation to missions of national importance for our customers!
Associated topics: attack, iam, information assurance, leak, phish, security, security engineer, security officer, threat, vulnerability * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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