17-ND-003 Opening

Position Description

Position Identifier 17-ND-003
Professional Discipline Network Security
Position Title Information System Security Engineer
Work Location Northern Virginia
Required Clearance TS/SCI
Polygraph Required Yes
Required Education BS or equivalent
Required Experience
  • 5 years relevant experience
Position Responsibilities
  • Test, implement, maintain, and administer systems required for computer network defense (CND)
  • Manage access control list on specialized CND systems
  • Perform system administration on specialized CND applications and systems
  • Manage and administer rules and signatures for specialized CND applications
  • Administer the CND test bed and evaluate new CND technologies, applications, and configurations
Basic Qualifications
  • Good communications skills
  • Significant experience with at least one major CND tools or systems, e.g., firewalls, IDS/IPS systems, proxy servers, one-way transfer systems, content filters, load balancers, etc.
  • Security certifications in accordance with DODI 8570 and level of responsibility (Security + as a minimum)
Required Travel No
Desired Skills
  • Certifications:  CISSP, CASP, and CEH
  • Strong system administration skills
  • Microsoft, Linux, Router and Switching, VMware certifications valued
  • Experience with PKI
  • Experience with multiple CND tools and systems
  • Familiarity with ICD 503 and customer security and systems engineering processes
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