Cybersecurity Engineer III

at Kforce Technology
Date Posted December 3, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Contractor



Kforce has a client seeking a Cybersecurity Engineer III in Edgewood, Maryland (MD).


  • Conducts cybersecurity engineering research and analysis
  • Provides recommendations of cybersecurity implementations
  • Supports development of cybersecurity documentation, concept papers, and test plans
  • Evaluates and documents the effectiveness of the solutions implemented to provide the required protection of data, including appropriate authenticator management and encryption controls
  • Ensures the rigorous application of cybersecurity policies, principles, and practices in the delivery of all Information Technology (IT) and cybersecurity services
  • Develops and designs security solutions to maintain confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information throughout the enterprise
  • Identifies, plans, and documents improvements to security controls currently in place
  • Creates and maintains Implementation Plan and POA&M mitigation for system assessment and authorization packages for external cloud platform
  • Reviews System Security Plans (SSP) and make recommendation for corrections and best course of action
  • Supports asset management in eMASS for A&A and Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) Cyberscope for all FISMA audit compliance taskers
  • Develops and documents recommendations and courses of action (COAs) to solve complex cybersecurity problems
  • Develops and interprets cybersecurity requirements as part of the IT acquisition development process and assists in the formulation of cybersecurity/IT budget
  • Plans and schedules the installation of new or modified security hardware, operating systems, and software applications
  • Ensures the assessment and implementation of identified computer and network environment fixes such as system patches and fixes associated with specific technical vulnerabilities as part of the Cybersecurity Vulnerability Management program