Chief Cybersecurity Engineer

Key Role:

Advise and assist the Government Cybersecurity Architect on the maintenance and updates to an agency network infrastructure. Plan and execute changes to hardware and software while controlling and managing the life cycle of all network changes with minimum disruption to information system services. Develop, maintain, and update the agency Security Architecture Framework and related organizational process assets used by the agency to coordinate and integrate the IT and Cybersecurity activities throughout the greater agency complex. Identify, develop, and maintain the base artifacts required for the agency to meet minimum statutory requirements for Security Architecture, including policy established by the US government. Lead cybersecurity programmatic and technical evaluations, including site evaluations and inspections. 

Basic Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of experience working in US government or DOE cybersecurity programs

  • Experience in applying cybersecurity concepts and cybersecurity architecture and engineering principles, security of networks, systems, applications, and data

  • Experience with vulnerability scanning and penetration testing

  • Knowledge of principles and techniques associated with cyberspace threats and offensive and defensive cyberspace operations

  • Knowledge of US government or DOE strategy

  • Ability to perform cyber analysis, design, and test of complex systems

  • Ability to analyze cyber resilience and survivability requirements, translate requirements into designs, implement designs, and test effectiveness

  • Top Secret clearance

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Management, or Information Technology

Additional Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of security standards and information security and compliance frameworks, controls, and best practices, including SSAE 16, SOC 2 and SOC3, OWASP Top 10, SANS, and NIST 

  • Knowledge of the NIST Risk Management Framework, processes, and best practices related to the management of information and technology risks 

  • Master's degree in Engineering, Management, Information Technology, or a related field


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top Secret clearance is required.

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