ISSE (cloud experience preferred)

Job Description

The Cloud Information systems Security Engineer provides support to the customer in the area of Cyber Security. Daily Tasks include, but are not limited to:

  • Provides analytical and technical security recommendations to the customer
  • Lead for the identification of projects' security requirements
  • Provides security recommendations for systems using Cloud services
  • Participates in network design reviews and security testing for the customer's networks
  • Coordinates with systems' development teams to ensure network security standards are being followed and implemented correctly
  • Identifies additional security requirements, based on RMF or as the result of security issues that put the customer's systems at risk
  • Reviews and analyzes new systems (hardware and software) and provides recommendations concerning their security
  • Reviews Security Requirements Traceability Matrixes (SRTMs), System Security Plans (SSPs) and other IA documentation for completeness



  • Current U.S. Government Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility
  • Favorably adjudicated Counter Intelligence Polygraph
  • DoD 8570 certification in IAT or IAM
  • Experience providing support for Cloud based systems
  • Experience in security systems engineering involving various computer hardware and software operation systems and application solutions in both stand-alone and LAN/WAN configurations
  • Experience with security features and/or vulnerability of various operation systems as defined by NIST, DISA (STIGs), and USCYBERCOM
  • Experience with networks and systems security administration, operation systems security configuration and account management best practices
  • Experience implementing Risk Management Framework (RMF) Process and NIST 800-53 technical controls and developing and maintaining associated certification and accreditation documentation

Desired/nice to have

  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) or an advanced IA certification (i.e. CISSP or CASP)
  • Self-starter requiring limited direction and supervision
  • Experience briefing senior customer personnel
  • Developer experience supporting Amazon Web Services
  • Amazon Web Services Certification in Security, Architecture or similar
  • Ability to organize and prioritize numerous customer requests in a fast pace deadline driven environment
  • Familiarity with customer's IA processes
  • Experience with IA vulnerability testing and related network and system test tools (i.e. retina, HBSS, EVSS, ACAS)
  • Experience with XACTA
  • Familiarity with Enterprise Cross Domain Solutions (ECDS)
  • Experience supporting IC or DoD in the Cyber Security Domain
Job Title
ISSE (cloud experience preferred)

City State
Chantilly VA
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