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Cyber Security Engineer

Company: CACI International
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: September 20, 2022

Job Description:

Cyber Security EngineerJob Category: SecurityTime Type: Full timeMinimum Clearance Required to Start: SecretEmployee Type: RegularPercentage of Travel Required: Up to 25%Type of Travel: Continental USCACI is seeking an experienced Cyber Security Engineer to join the ABMS program located in Colorado Springs, CO. The candidate will possess strong cybersecurity and network security delivery skills, have a deep technical understanding of Cybersecurity practices, and has the ability to deliver secure and reliable hardware and software solutions in short sprints. This individual will work as an integral part of a highly productive team of seasoned technical professionals who thrive on supporting our customer's mission and growth objectives- responsible for designing, developing, leading, and implementing secure application and infrastructure capabilities for a variety of ABMS legacy and modernized systems and applications. They will work in close collaboration with software developers/engineers, quality assurance engineers, stakeholders, and end users within Agile Engineering processes. They must have a working knowledge of enterprise class information assurance requirements and network securability and survivability. They will also be responsible for supporting development of a spectrum of engineering artifacts that adequately, but succinctly captures system security requirements, application and network security design, and network security architecture. This position is responsible for ensuring that all assigned work activities are performed in a timely, secure, compliant and cost-effective manner while maintaining the highest quality of performance.What You'll Get to Do:Serve as a Cybersecurity Team member responsible for the Information Assurance and Security of application, database, and enterprise network services. Responsible for activities associated with delivery of Cybersecurity policy implementation and network solutions associated with customer-defined systems and software projects; basic responsibilities include:+ Maintain Cybersecurity Program strategy.+ Apply information security in accordance with National/DoD/Army Directive security policy including, but not limited to, DODI 8500.01, DODI 8510.01, NIST SP 800-30, NIST 800-37, NIST 800-53a, NIST SP 800-61, NIST 800-171, AR 25-2, and AR 380-5.+ Assess entire system lifecycle requirements and network security impacts.+ Support creation of, and ensure approval for, Department of Defense (DOD) Risk Management Framework (RMF) Assess and Authorize (A) Process for development and sustainment projects.+ Support program and customer management, and government Authorizing Official (AO) for all information security status, policies, and procedures.+ Document DoD RMF Security Implementation Plan artifacts. Coordinate and assist development team with application artifact documentation.+ Assist government personnel in preparing and presenting Enterprise Mission Assurance Support System (eMASS) packages to the Control Assessor (SCA)Assess and analyze US-CERT, ACERT, and current threat environment.+ Enhance - Implement Cybersecurity vulnerability/A hardening testing.+ Optimize - Cybersecurity development environment certification.+ Architect & Engineer security - develop security goals, capabilities, controls, and architecture.+ Design & Implement security - vulnerability management, build security into development.+ Integrate & Test Security - test patches and settings, document A artifacts.+ Validate & Verify security - validate patch status and software control status.+ Implement security - apply patches and security settings, performance incident handling and remediation.+ Maintain security posture - audit security settings, track security training, monitor threats, track reaccreditation.+ Enable assurance for information security during all phases of agile software development and deployment.+ Continuously evaluate and recommend innovative proven best business practices and tools to enhance defense-in-depth.+ Identify, assess, and recommend zero-day cyber threat remediation.+ Address Cybersecurity issues to help maintain Continuity of Operations Plan (COOP).+ Assist engineers with implementing and maintaining Common Access Card (CAC) and Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) functions into existing and future application development to ensure confidentiality, integrity, and availability to mission support.+ Perform information security vulnerability testing and mitigate any nonconformance.+ Create and manage Plan of Action & Milestones (POA).+ Implement and validate Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) requirements for all development and implementation projects.+ Understand and assist developers with static code analysis processes.You'll Bring These Qualifications:+ Active SECRET security clearance with the ability to obtain a TS or SCI.+ BS degree in Information Assurance, Computer Science, Information Management Systems or a related discipline and 7+ years relevant cyber security experience.+ Security + Certification or higher.+ Demonstrated knowledge of National/DoD/Army Directive security policies including, but not limited to, DODI 8500.01, DODI 8510.01, NIST SP 800-30, NIST 800-37, NIST 800-53a, NIST SP 800-61, NIST 800-171, AR 25-2, and AR 380-5.+ Demonstrated knowledge of DOD RMF accreditation implementation.+ Demonstrated experience with HP Fortify Software Security Center.+ Demonstrated experience with Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS)/Tenable Nessus Vulnerability Scanner.+ Demonstrated familiarity and experience with Firewalls, Intrusion Prevention Systems, WebGateways, and/or enterprise Antivirus software technologies.+ Demonstrated experience using eMASS.+ Experience with continuous integration tools and environments.+ Ability to identify and manage risk.+ Working knowledge of and ability to assist others in the use of information security provisioning and monitoring tools to support process improvement.These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:+ Demonstrated knowledge and experience with ISO 27000 information security management principles.+ Ability to apply advanced principles, theories, and concepts, and contribute to the development of innovative IA principles and ideas.+ Experience working on unusually complicated problems and providing solutions that are highly creative and ingenious, exhibiting ingenuity, creativity, and resourcefulness.+ Experience with scripting languages such as Perl, VBScript, Ruby, etc.+ Experience with Computer Network Defense (CND) processes, procedures, and tools.What We Can Offer You:- We've been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.- Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.- We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.- We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation's highest priorities.- For over 55 years, the principles of CACI's unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.Pay Range: The proposed salary range for this position is $79,000-$161,900. There are a host of factors that can influence final salary including, but not limited to, Federal Government contract labor categories and contract wage rates, relevant prior work experience, specific skills and competencies, geographic location, education, and certifications. Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives. We offer competitive compensation, benefits and learning and development opportunities. Our broad and competitive mix of benefits options is designed to support and protect employees and their families. Employment benefits include health and wellness programs, income protection, paid leave and retirement and savings.As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.

Keywords: CACI International, Colorado Springs , Cyber Security Engineer, Engineering , Colorado Springs, Colorado

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