Cybersecurity Test Engineer, Mid

Key Role:

Collaborate with a team of creative problem solvers to test and evaluate systems through a Whitebox adversarial approach for a national agency to support military clients. Assess systems based on the NIST 800-53 Risk Management Framework (RMF) security controls. Conduct testing and analysis to identify vulnerabilities and potential threat vectors into systems and networks, develop exploit, and engineer attack methodologies. Apply specific functional and working or industry knowledge. Develop or contribute to solutions to a variety of problems of moderate scope and complexity.

Basic Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience in the cybersecurity field

-Experience with analyzing and executing test plans and procedures

-Experience with developing or analyzing technical documentation

-Experience with the Linux command line, including scripting in Ruby, Python, or Bash and automating basic tasks

-Knowledge of Risk Management Framework (RMF)

-Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree or 3+ years of experience in cybersecurity in lieu of degree

-DoD-8570 IAT-Level II Certification

Additional Qualifications:

-4+ years of experience in the cybersecurity field

-Experience with programming using C, C++, or Java

-Experience with NIST 800-053 security controls

-Experience with penetration testing or adversarial emulation

-Experience with implementing a virtual environment

-Knowledge of vulnerability assessment tools, including Kali Linux, Wireshark, and Tripwire, Burpsuite, and Metasploit

-Top Secret clearance

-MA or MS degree

-CEH, Red Hat CSA, or GPEN Certification

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

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