Senior Cybersecurity Engineer with Security Clearance

at steampunk
Published September 14, 2023
Location McLean, VA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


As a key member of the CIO Team, you will lead Steampunk's cybersecurity efforts to protect internal systems and data from the constantly evolving threat landscape. In this position, you will enjoy the freedom to craft Steampunk's internal cyber approach and see it come to fruition through your efforts leading the design and implementation. Contributions
In this role, you will: Develop an overarching approach to securing Steampunk's systems and data
Provide subject matter expertise on architecture, authentication and system security
Develop security training and guidance
Lead the design and implementation of security controls for Steampunk's FCI and CUI environments
Maintain compliance with ISO 27001 and 800-171 for Steampunk's internal systems including the development and maintenance of system security plans and POA&Ms
Lead the response to any cybersecurity incidents
Lead the implementation of dashboards and operational processes for monitoring risks to Steampunk systems and data
Excellent communication, writing, and organizational skills
Ability to formulate strategies for cybersecurity risk reduction and translate into policies and direction
Demonstrated experience with Microsoft cloud-native cybersecurity tools such as Microsoft Sentinel, Sensitivity Labels, Defender, and XDR. Demonstrated experience formulating and leading the implementation of cybersecurity architectures
Experience leading security assessments including demonstrated experience translating security controls into actionable engineering requirements
Experience with standards such as NIST 800-171/800-53 and ISO 27001 About steampunk Steampunk is a Change Agent in the Federal contracting industry, bringing new thinking to clients in the Homeland, Federal Civilian, Health and DoD sectors. Through our Human-Centered delivery methodology, we are fundamentally changing the expectations our Federal clients have for true shared accountability in solving their toughest mission challenges. As an employee owned company, we focus on investing in our employees to enable them to do the greatest work of their careers – and rewarding them for outstanding contributions to our growth. If you want to learn more about our story, visit We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Steampunk participates in the E-Verify program.