|Date Posted||May 9, 2018|
Cyber Security Engineer II
Department of Defense - DIA
Enforces application security in all phases of the software development life cycle. Works closely with team members to define application security best practices, performs software architecture and design reviews, and supports the identification, interpretation, and remediation of vulnerabilities across a variety of applications, programming languages, and platforms.
- Provide security engineering input to programs throughout the lifecycle to ensure systems meet ICD-503 standards
- Execute all procedures necessary to ensure the safety of information systems assets and to protect systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction
- Handles incident response activities for the large organization, and coordinates with other government agencies to record and report incidents
- Recognizes potential, successful, and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises thorough reviews and analyses of relevant event detail and summary information
- Evaluate firewall change requests and assess organizational risk
- Communicate alerts to agencies regarding intrusions and compromises to their network infrastructure, applications and operating systems
- Assist with the implementation of counter-measures or mitigating controls
- Ensure the integrity and protection of networks, systems, and applications by technical enforcement of
organizational security policies, through monitoring of vulnerability scanning devices
- Execute periodic and on-demand system audits and vulnerability assessments, including user accounts, application access, file system and external web integrity scans to determine compliance
- Prepares incident reports of analysis methodology and results
- Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technical staff members, and may have supervisory responsibilities; may serve as a technical team or task leader
- Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned
- Participates in special projects as required
- Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline preferred, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience
- A minimum of 10 yrs. of related work experience
- Must possess current DoD 8570 IAT III certification
- Current active TS/SCI clearance, with the ability to obtain and maintain a CI polygraph
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