Cyber Security Engineer

at Caribou Thunder LLC
Published September 14, 2023
Location Longmont, CO
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Cyber Security Engineer III & IV

Location: Longmont, CO

Schedule: Full Time


Level III - $145K-$165K

Level IV- $165-$185K


Caribou Thunder is seeking a Cyber Security Engineer III to be part of a dynamic Cyber engineering team that designs, develops, documents, tests, and maintains full spectrum cyber solutions.


Secret Clearance with ability to obtain TS/SCI


Bachelor’s Degree plus 9-15 years of experience (depending on level)

OR Master’s plus 7-15 years of experience (depending on level)


Work with cross functional engineering teams to evaluate and analyze system architecture and security design.

Support modifications as they relate to the design and accreditation of new mission capabilities.

Analyze and assess risks and vulnerabilities to determine appropriate remediations and mitigations.

Test and integrate security patches and updates into the systems.

Administer and build dashboards and run reports.


Hands-on, solutions-oriented experience is required.

Experience with the following:

RHEL and Windows systems

DoD cybersecurity requirements, policies, and procedures

Developing Risk Management Framework (RMF) packages

Cyber-hardening operating systems (STIGS or similar)

Cyber-hardening network equipment such as switches, firewalls, routers (STIGS or similar)






Experience with NIST Special Publication 800-53.

Experience with Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP).

Experience with Assured Compliance Assessment Solution.

Experience with secure configuration and hardening of DoD Information Systems.

Experience briefing complex cyber security principles to all levels of knowledge and skill.

Experience briefing high level customer stakeholders with cyber security concerns and remediation tactics.

DoD 8570 IAT II or III Certification.

Ability to provide guidance on DoD Cyber regulations and requirements.

Experience performing vulnerability assessments.


Caribou Thunder, LLC is a Woman Owned, HUBZone Certified, Native American Owned, SBA and SDB Certified global engineering services company, incorporated in 2006. Caribou Thunder is a Global Service Provider supporting a wide variety of DoD, Space, and Intelligence programs with consistent growth since inception to over 100 associates and $10M in annual sales with solid performance in 35 states across the U.S. and 22 countries around the world.

Caribou Thunder, LLC is an established Defense contractor with nearly 20 years of experience delivering engineering services worldwide. We offer industry leading salaries, flexible work life balance, full range of benefits (career development and mentoring, PTO, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability insurance, and 401k match). Caribou Thunder, LLC offers meaningful career opportunities within a true team-based environment, where each and every employee matters, contributing to a higher goal supporting National Security programs. Caribou Thunder, LLC is committed to hiring and maintaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. United States citizenship is a requirement for all positions.