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Information Security Systems Engineer

  • Location:
    Melbourne , Florida
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  • Contract Type:
    Direct Hire
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An Information Security Systems Engineer job in Palm Bay, FL is available through Modis Engineering. This is a Direct Hire opportunity, which can be located in Herndon, VA or Palm Bay, FL. The salary for this position is between $120,000 and $130,0000 per year depending on experience. This position requires that you possess a TS/SCI with a Full Scope Polygraph security clearance. No H1B's, OPT's or CPT's please.

Information Security Systems Engineer job responsibilities include:
• Recommend and implement measures to maintain compliance with ICD 503
• Manage all aspects of cyber security for systems maintained on site and at customer locations
• Work closely with program managers, system engineering and other engineering disciplines
• Brief senior management on all aspects on security engineering
• Lead and support frequent interaction with government customers
• Ensure security requirements are addressed in all phases of the system development lifecycle (SDLC)
• Develop required security accreditation documentation under the DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Program (DIACAP) and Federal Risk Management Framework (RMF) as required for assigned systems (National Institute for Standards and Technology, Department of Defense, Special Access Programs, Defense Security Service, National Industrial Security Program)
• Lead and support security assessment activities needed to obtain and/or maintain the Approval to Operate (ATO) security authorization for assigned systems
• Identify security risks, threats and vulnerabilities of networks, systems, applications and new technology initiatives (hardware, software, cross-domain solutions, firewalls, intrusion detection systems, anti-virus systems and software deployment tools)
• Conduct complex security architecture analysis to evaluate and mitigate issues
• Validate and test security architecture and design solutions to produce detailed engineering specifications

• College Degree(s) in Computer Science, Engineering (or equivalent) as follows: Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 10 years of experience in an information security domain, Master’s Degree with a minimum of 8 years of experience in an information security domain, or Doctorate Degree with a minimum of 3 years of experience in an information security domain.
• Proven cyber security professional with excellent oral and written communications skills and the ability to work well with program teammates and work without supervision
• Experience with system architectures, operating systems, network components, software assurance and databases
• Experience with configuring, hardening and vulnerability assessment of Windows, Linux clients and servers
• Experience with configuring, hardening and vulnerability assessment of Network products such as Routers, Switches and Firewalls (CISCO, Juniper etc)
• Experience with security assessment and authorization activities required for Federal information systems
• Experience using security tools such as Nessus/ACAS, STIGs, McAfee, ArcSight, Tripwire, among others
• Background in Systems Engineering with emphasis on cyber security
• DoDI 8570 IAT or IAM Level 3 compliant professional certification (i.e. CISSP, CISM, GSLC, GCIH, CISA, GCED, or SCNA)
• Ability to travel and work night and weekend shifts, if needed.
• Ability to communicate technical terms/concepts to non-technical audiences• Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.
• Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public
• Possess advanced level analytical and problem solving skills
• Active TS/SCI security clearance REQUIRED. Non - DOD preferred.

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