Cyber Security Engineer

Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
Date Posted: 08-18-2017
EDC is actively seeking a proven leader and Cyber Security Engineer. Candidate will design and develop new systems, applications, and solutions for external customer's enterprise-wide cyber systems and networks. Ensures system security needs established and maintained for operations development, security requirements definition, security risk assessment, systems analysis, systems design, security test and evaluation, certification and accreditation, systems hardening, vulnerability testing and scanning, incident response, disaster recovery, and business continuity planning and provides analytical support for security policy development and analysis. Integrates new architectural features into existing infrastructures, designs cyber security architectural artifacts, provides architectural analysis of cyber security features and relates existing system to future needs and trends, embeds advanced forensic tools and techniques for attack reconstruction, provides engineering recommendations, and resolves integration and testing issues.
 
Required Skills and Abilities:  
  • Bachelor’s Degree (4 years of additional experience may be substituted for a Bachelor Degree)
  • Good written and verbal communication skills, and should be able to work efficiently individually or in a team environment.
  • Vulnerability remediation management; developing, documenting and implementing IA processes and procedures; ensuring compliance with Department of Defense (DoD) - mandated IA directives, developing and maintaining system baselines and system inventories, leading change management, and performing DoD system certification and accreditation activities as necessary.
  • Manage the weekly vulnerability scan remediation process (ACAS)
  • Manage Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM) requirements for an operational DoD environment
  • Perform DISA Security Technical Implementation Guidelines (STIG) on systems as necessary 
  • Develop and document IA processes and procedures for the environment as necessary
  • Manage DoD application/server certificate requests
  • Perform DoD system certification and accreditation activities as prescribed by IA leadership
  • Ensure technical environment is in compliance with DoD-mandated IA directives
  • Create, update, and maintain a System Security Plan
  • Manage STIG Process for an operational DoD environment, including scheduling, validation, remediation, and reporting
  • Work with customers, software developers, network / system administrators, and others to ensure that security requirements are understood and implemented
Preferred Skills and Abilities:  
  • DOD 8570 IA Level II Certification required (i.e.  Security+ CE).  CISSP, CISA, CISM certifications preferred.
Travel Requirement: Travel may be required.

Security Clearance Requirement:  Candidates must have a minimum Secret clearance to be considered for this position. 

About EDC Consulting
Headquartered in Tysons Corner, VA, EDC Consulting LLC (EDC) is a leading small business provider of enterprise solutions and strategic business support to the Federal Government.  With more than 150 employees and over 100 client engagements, EDC has extensive experience designing, developing, implementing and maintaining complex business systems and software solutions for a wide range of Department of Defense, civilian Federal, state and local and commercial entities.  EDC is an Oracle Platinum Partner, SAP PartnerEdge Partner, and Premier Business Partner of the IBM Corporation. EDC Consulting was recognized in Washington Technology Magazine’s “Fast 50” list of Washington DC’s fastest growing companies and has consistently been named to Inc. 500 magazine’s list of the nation’s fastest growing privately held companies. 
Visit EDC Consulting on the web at www.edcconsulting.com.
 
 
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