Security Engineer

Dahlgren, VA

*This is an ON-SITE position, not remote work. Please read the entirety of the posting before applying.
  • Must be U.S. citizen
  • Must have a Top Secret Security Clearance
  • 5 years’ experience in analyzing and securing DoD or Information Technology systems for compliance with specifications, requirements and policies.
  • 5 years of engineering experience on Combat Weapons Systems experience in Aegis, SSDS, or Zumwalt combat systems.
  • Certified as IAT Level II or Level III per DoD 8570.01
  • Understanding of computer security, military system specifications, DoD IA policies for both Land Based and afloat/tactical systems, and the ability to communicate clearly and succinctly in written and oral presentations.
  • Author DoD IA Assessment and Accreditation artifacts. Document a system from an IA perspective using Microsoft Office including MS Word, MS Excel and MS Visio and other appropriate tools.
  • Derive, document and/or identify system CONOPS for Mission Assurance Categorization per DoDI 8500.2. Research and recommend logical and physical solutions that prevent, detect and correct the system to be certified and accredited.
  • Apply DISA Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) and NSA recommendations. Identify disagreements between as built specifications, security requirements and DoD security policies and recommend approaches to bring the system into compliance.
  • Author and revise system requirements and specifications to meet DoD security policies. Perform vulnerability tests as Red Team and Blue Team using manual techniques, Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) and other similar and appropriate IA and security tools.
  • Plan, execute and document risk assessments against known vulnerabilities based upon security approaches and known hacker techniques and exploits. Identify and perform security analysis of connectivity relationships between the subject US Naval warfare system and the equipment to which it interfaces, both physically and virtually.
  • Lead and perform as Information Assurance Officer to be focal point for all security matters related to specific sets of information systems.
  • Define an Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM) Plan. Plan, execute and document results of security tests.
Job Type: Full Time Salary: Depending on experience Benefits: Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance, Paid Time Off, 10 Paid Holidays & 401K Tentative Start Date: Early 2021

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