Defense Engineering Inc Washington , DC 20319
DEI has an exciting opportunity for a Security Engineer to provide technical support to a Federal Government agency in Washington, DC. The Security Engineer will be responsible for implementing security procedures to secure email, and update virus protection; additionally, they will provide Tier I and Tier II coverage for Incident Response and after action mitigation procedures.
Assist in the development of System Security Plan and other security related documentation
Monitoring network usage for security events
Undertakes routine preventative measures and implementing, maintaining, and monitoring network security, particularly if the network connects to the internet
Provide security training and technical support for users with varying levels of IT knowledge and competence
Execute vulnerability scans on a routine basis with tools such as Nessus or McAfee vulnerability scanner
Coordinate response to information security incidents
Conduct security audits, develop analytical reports as required, and manage remediation plans;
Collaborate with IT management to manage security vulnerabilities
Conduct security research in keeping abreast of latest security issues
Shall be knowledgeable in one or more of the following areas: Vulnerability scan tools such as Nessus and/or QRadar; SIEM implementation and configuring of McAfee SIEM; vulnerability management security of computer hardware; disaster recovery and contingency planning
BASIC REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
At least three (3) years of specialized IT experience and a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related scientific or technical field; or at least five (5) years of specialized IT experience and no degree requirement.
CISSP, CEH, or similar security certification
McAfee SIEM experience
Defense Engineering Inc. (DEI), a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business, headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, is a growing IT engineering firm that specializes in modernizing and operating reliable IT systems by harnessing emerging technologies with proven innovations. Our capabilities include a full range of IT engineering, cyber security, IT strategic planning, IT operations, program management, software/application development, and IT communications implementation.
Defense Engineering, Inc. is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.