Cybersecurity Engineer - CDM - MelkoTech Reston, VA Bookmark Share Print 300 0 1

Listing Description

Location: Reston, VA
Category: Technology  
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time  
Travel Required: N/A 
Shift: Standard business hours 
Potential for Telework: Yes  
Clearance required to start: NONE
Clearance required: DHS EOD 
Citizenship: US Citizen (non-dual citizenship) with the ability to obtain DHS Suitability.   

Currently, MelkoTech is seeking a motivated, career, and customer-oriented Cybersecurity Engineer.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 
·         Familiarization with industry-leading asset management software tools and solutions that allow organizations the ability to successfully manage their critical assets  
·         Strong understanding of governance which organization leverage to design, and manage operational systems 
·         Perform data analysis on the data being captured from third-party tools that capture HWAM, SWAM, CSM, and VUL for organizations being supported 
·         Work closely with management support teams and operations teams to support project deliverables, customer working sessions for data analysis and troubleshooting needs when problems are reported or escalated due to data inconsistencies  
·         Assess system designs to validate them against expected technical parameters. 
·         Create solutions to improve data quality, security, and compliance or extend current capabilities and offerings to customers. 
·         Identify, analyze, define, and coordinate user, customer, and stakeholder needs and translates them into enterprise hardware and software requirements. 
·         Identify and manage solution dependencies with other systems and elements of the enterprise IT infrastructure. 
·         Identify technical risks and develop mitigation strategies. 
·         Perform functional, requirements and product analysis, assist to establish interface definitions and translate customer needs into hardware and software requirements. 
·         Perform data validation, analysis, warehousing, and data mining. 
·         Develop and maintain detailed installation documentation and SOPs as required. 
·         Ability to troubleshoot broad-ranging issues (operating systems, network, firewall, COTS products, access, and authentication). 
·         Provide tool operations and maintenance support, Tier 3 customer support, and act as the subject matter expert. 
·         Provide mentoring and support to other engineers. 
·         Strong understanding of the Risk management Framework, NIST-800-53, Compliance and Risk Analysis. 
·         Experience with Governance, FISMA Reporting such as Cyberscope or other FISMA Reports. 
·         Experience conducting, implementing, or creating Security Assessments. 
·         In-depth knowledge of the top 10 security Controls.   
Basic Qualifications: 

·         Strong analytical skills to enable effective troubleshooting 
·         3-5 years of experience in Information Technology 
·         1-2 years of hands-on experience with the design and implementation of cyber security tools 
·         Experience leading technical discussions with internal and external customers 
Preferred Qualifications: 

·         Experience with 3rd party tool integration using APIs and Database connections 
·         Ability to troubleshoot wide-ranging issues that cross team boundaries (OS, hardware, network, storage, firewall, COTS layers, customer access/authentication) 
·         In-depth experience with integrated security system architecture using general IT security concepts, network security and monitoring practices/methodologies 
·         Experience presenting material to senior management level and proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office applications 
·         Applicable Vendor Certified Administration certification is a plus 
·         Security+ and/or equivalent related IT Certification 
·         Effective communications skills, both oral and written 
·         Experience leading technical discussions with internal and external customers 
·         Experience in one or more scripting or programming language: Python, Java, UNIX shell, PowerShell 
·         Experience and use of the key technologies relevant to API and application configuration or integration including SSL, DHCP, Active Directory, LDAP, JDBC, ODBC 
·         Understanding and use of Microsoft SQL database, database definition, procedures, and advanced SQL 
·         Understanding of networking technologies including LAN/WAN, wireless, and VPN. 
·         Understanding of security design, network security architecture, network topology, and understanding of TCP/IP protocols; OSI model 
·         Experience with DHS Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) a plus  
·         Experience with AWS Cloud, Azure Cloud, or Cloud implementations and environments 
·         Extensive experience analyzing information technology and system risk in complex environments and articulating results (verbal/reports) to all levels of management 
·         Ability to research and address information security issues as required as an authority on the subject 
Security Clearance Requirements: 

·         Ability to obtain and maintain DHS suitability 
·         Candidate is required to be a US Citizen (non-dual citizenship) with the ability to obtain DHS Suitability.   

Listing Details

  • Citizenship: Not Provided
  • Incentives: Not Provided


  • Education: Not Provided
  • Travel: Not Provided
  • Telework: Not Provided

About Us

NinjaJobs is a community-run job platform developed by information security professionals. Our unique approach of focusing strictly on cybersecurity positions allows us to personalize the user experience.

Our Contacts

1765 Greensboro Station Pl.
Suite 900
Tysons Corner Va 22102

(703) 594-7765