Cybersecurity Lead

Key Role:
Apply system safety and thwart Cyber intrusions. Serve as the Cybersecurity and Information System Security Lead at the Department of Energy. Serve as the primary advisor on information security issues, foster the development of new protective technologies, and provide guidance to plan, coordinate, implement, update, and communicate a proactive program using advanced knowledge of information systems security concepts effectively.

Basic Qualifications:

-8+ years of experience in risk management, information security, and IT roles with at least 4 of those years of experience in a leadership role

-3+ years of experience with Risk Management Frameworks (RMF)

-Experience with providing oversight and leadership for the Cybersecurity team and maintaining responsibility for Cybersecurity operations, policy and compliance, intelligence, engineering, and program management

-Experience in partnering with IT team leadership to build and maintain a multi-year Cybersecurity plan and roadmap

-Ability to lead the Cybersecurity team in the implementation, maintenance, enhancement, and documentation of DOE's Cybersecurity Program, including System Security Plans (SSP), Business Impact Analysis and Assessment, Contingency Plan, Disaster Recovery, and Continuity of Operations

-Ability to evaluate and incorporate government requirements into SNL’s Cybersecurity Program, including reviewing, calculating impacts, and commenting on DOE draft directives

-Ability to create, communicate, and implement a risk-based process for vendor risk management, including assessment and treatment for risks that may result from partners, consultants, and other service providers

-Ability to develop and oversee effective disaster recovery policies and standards as they relate to Cybersecurity to align with enterprise business continuity management program goals

-TS/SCI clearance

-BA or BS degree or 6+ years of experience in working with Cyber

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with network operations, information protection, and resiliency

-Experience with authentication and authorization

-Experience with modeling, simulation, and emulation and hardware and software trust and assurance

-Experience with industrial control systems and SCADA systems, including programmable logic controllers, micro-controllers, and embedded devices

-Knowledge of threat intelligence

-Knowledge of real-time operating systems (RTOS) and embedded systems, including Internet of Things (IoT)

-Knowledge of autonomous systems

-BA or BS degree in CS, Computer Engineering, EE, Computer Information Systems, Computer Forensics, or Mathematics


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

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