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Cybersecurity Engineer

Washington DC, Washington DC, United States

Job ID: 6897

Date published: 14-Sep-2018

Cybersecurity Engineer that is passionate about cloud and network security with specific experience with the Federal and/or DoD FedRAMP requirements with a focus on Amazon AWS. If you want to join a company that values individuals with a strong networking background and a desire to securely design and implement new technologies for a large agency, we want you to work for MetroStar!

You’re a great fit if…

You have experience with networking and cloud cybersecurity requirements for the Amazon AWS cloud

You like defining cybersecurity solutions for security cloud services, conducting design and requirements reviews and developing the documentation required to successfully obtain a FedRAMP/Agency cloud authorization to operate

You enjoy implementing and maintaining solid cybersecurity practices

You have experience with planning, researching, and designing cybersecurity processes and identifying appropriate cybersecurity tools.

You have experience with researching security standards and regulations and applying them to various environments.

You’re passionate about building cybersecurity into cloud development and implementation

 You’ll love our Cybersecurity Engineer position if…

(This is the stuff you MUST have to be a fit)

You have 2+ years of experience with cybersecurity, the RMF process and the NIST 800-53 security controls, the Federal and/or DoD FedRAMP

You have 2+ years of experience working with the Risk Management Framework

You understand FedRAMP requirements

You understand cloud networking and associated security requirements for DoD cloud configurations

You have a Bachelor’s Degree in a related field OR the equivalent combination of education and work experience, a baseline security certification, such as CISSP, ISSEP, or Security+ CE

 We’ll REALLY love you if….

(This is the bonus stuff that makes you stand out)

You have an AWS Certification as a Solution Architect Associate or Professional

You have experience with integrating security into the system development life cycle

You have experience with vulnerability scanning and forensic tools

You have knowledge of Agile development practices and software development and experience integrating cybersecurity into those processes

 What your day will look like:

You’ll work with a team to implement a cloud solution

You’ll also provide guidance and direction for cybersecurity planning, implementing security principles, and using general security management best practices

You’ll provide day-to-day support for providing direction for monitoring implementation of the required security controls, testing for compliance, and developing the associated documentation for a FedRAMP/Agency approval to operate

 The Admin Stuff:

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for potential access to classified information. Accordingly, US Citizenship is required.

This position will require regular travel to the customer site located in Was

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.