Cyber Security Lead

Amyx, Iinc. Alexandria , VA 22313

Posted 2 weeks ago


Amyx is seeking to hire a Cyber Security Lead located in Alexandria, VA. This position will be supporting the Cyber Security Division (CSD) of Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) at the US Patent and Trade Mark Office (USPTO).


The Cyber Security Lead will guide efforts ensuring that the USPTO Master Systems are compliant with NIST standards and guidelines. The systems include which include Patents, Trademarks, Financial, and Network Security Infrastructure (NSI). Daily responsibilities include client interaction, customer support and resolving common issues. The Cyber Security Lead has the primary responsibility to see that assigned Master Systems maintain all necessary authorizations without any lapses.


  • Secret Clearance

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • 7+ years of security experience in system(s) functions, security policies, technical security safeguards, and operational security measures

  • In-depth knowledge in enterprise security strategies and plans, and thorough understanding of Federal standards and guidelines especially the NIST 800 series

  • Thorough understanding of Windows and Linux based Operating Systems, networking (TCP/IP, Ports, Active Directory, DNS, and DHCP), Switch / Router configuration, and Security


Amyx is an Equal Opportunity employer. Amyx is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all job seekers.

Every qualified applicant receives focused consideration for employment and no one is discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements, Amyx complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Equal Opportunity Employer- Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. Amyx is an E-Verify employer.Amyx proudly and proactively takes affirmative action to advance employment of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Physical DemandsEmployee needs to be able to sit at a workstation for extended periods; use hand(s) to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear.

Most positions require ability to work on desktop or laptop computer for extended periods of time reading, reviewing/analyzing information, and providing recommendations, summaries and/or reports in written format. Must be able to effectively communicate with others verbally and in writing. Employee may be required to occasionally lift and/or move moderate amounts of weight, typically less than 20 pounds. Regular and predictable attendance is essential.

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