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Posted by: Sierra7 on Sep 19, 2023


Falls Church , VA

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Why Join Sierra7?

Sierra7 is a Small Disabled Veteran Owned Business. We were founded in 2009 with the mission of "Serving those who Serve". We recently received the DAV (Disabled American Veteran) award. Also, Sierra7 is ranked No. 457 out of 5,000 fastest growing private companies in America by Inc. Apply today and help us with our mission of "Serving those who Serve".

Benefits: 401K Legal Assistance Medical/Dental/Vision Financial Wellness FSA (Flexible Spending Account) Paid Time Off (PTO) HSA (Health Savings Account) Federal Holidays Life Insurance, Voluntary Life Insurance, Voluntary Short- and Long-Term Disability Education Reimbursement Additional Supplemental Medical Benefits Sierra7 University This is a Fully Remote position.

About this role:

The Cyber Security Engineer, Senior will be well-versed in cybersecurity tools, network topologies, intrusion detection, PKI, and secured networks. This role needs knowledge of the Federal cyber security requirements and guidance, including Zero Trust Architecture and industry best practices for security architecture and operations.

The Cyber Security Engineer will be part of the support team on a Government Zero Trust Architecture (ZTA) initiative. The foundational tenet of the Zero Trust Model is that no actor, system, network, or service operating outside or within the security perimeter is trusted. ZTA is an enterprise cybersecurity architecture with Zero Trust concepts focused on component relationships, workflow planning, and access policies. The program's priority is to achieve operational excellence by implementing a discipline of security excellence.

Position Responsibilities: Experienced in information security and assurance principles Perform documentation reviews of system documentation and controls assessment Assist in the develop Security Assessment Plans and Rules of Engagement Produce and deliver detailed assessment findings CSE may be asked to guide a program team in cyber security task delivery Maintain open communication with government site personnel and government task leadership.

Familiarity with NIST and FISMA principles and practices Extensive IT experience in all aspects of Cyber Security with a vast array of IT systems involving end users and enterprise-level networks. Experience designing and implementing systems that meet agency Cyber Security policy and regulations. Extensive Experience in cybersecurity tools, network topologies, intrusion detection, PKI, and secured networks. Familiarity with NIST Risk Management Framework Experience developing and reviewing cybersecurity documentation, standard operating procedure (SOP), and other system security artifacts is a plus. Knowledgeable in process automation, best practice approach, technology efficiency, and effectiveness. Strong interpersonal and client-facing skills with experience interfacing with senior government officials Attending meetings (may require travel) related to this order, as applicable. Strong communication skills - writing, speaking, listening CISSP preferred Other Tasks as needed Qualifications: The Cyber Security Engineer, Senior required qualifications: A Master's degree in computer science, electronics engineering, or other engineering or technical discipline is required. Ten (10) years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education Ten (10) years of experience Public Trust Clearance or the ability to obtain one The Cyber Security Engineer preferred qualifications: Experience working with Government agencies (preferred)

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About Sierra7

Sierra7 is a Center for Verification and Evaluation (CVE) verified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned (SDVOSB) that has demonstrated years of experience providing innovative technology services and solutions. Achieving these industry-standard certifications and having received these recognizable awards distinguishes us apart from the competition. Our Founder and CEO, Rafael Fagundo, started Sierra7 with the Mission to “Serve Those Who Serve” through delivery of innovative healthcare and technology solutions. Learn more about Sierra7 and how our Mission and Values enable us to deliver quality solutions to support our client’s mission.

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