Security Engineer

  • Novetta
  • Annapolis Junction, Maryland
  • Dec 04, 2019
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Job Description: 

Perform System Security Engineering duties by implementing security measures on existing equipment and assisting with procurement of security features and architecture to future-proof a stand-alone customer research and development laboratory. This laboratory comprises the network infrastructure, servers (both physical and virtual), and workstations needed to support mission requirements. Operating systems in use include several flavors of Linux, Windows, and OS X.  Hardware includes: Dell servers, switches, network attached storage arrays, and tape drives; Symantec backup appliance; Cisco switches; Apple workstations; and custom built workstations.


Basic Qualifications:

    • Fourteen (14) years’ experience in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
    • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required.  
      • Four (4) years of additional experience maybe substituted for a bachelor’s degree.
    • Expertise in the area of information system security and ensuring the security of a lab network
    • Meet all agency requirements for lab network while optimizing support to mission operations.
    • Familiarity with NESSUS
    • Familiarity with IAVA Compliance
    • Familiarity with Hardening and Security policies
    • Skilled at documenting processes and procedures as well as document editing.

       Desired Skills:

      • At least five (5) years’ experience with Programming languages such as: JAVA, C++, or C

      Security Clearance Requirements:

      • Active TS/SCI with favorable polygraph


So, what does Novetta do?

Novetta is an advanced big data analytics company with over two decades of experience solving problems of national significance for government agencies and commercial enterprises worldwide. We have pioneered disruptive technologies and solutions in four key areas of advanced analytics: data, cyber, open source/media, and multi-int analytics. Our specialties include data fusion and entity analytics, digital forensics, software development, geospatial intelligence, biometrics and identify intelligence, cyber/network security services, threat detection, malware analysis, signals processing, cloud analytics, ISR, discovery workflow engineering, systems engineering, and SOC support. 


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