27 days old
2018-04-272018-06-24

Cybersecurity Engineer, -Colorado Springs

MITRE
Colorado Springs, CO

External Description


Why choose between doing meaningful work and having a fulfilling life? At MITRE, you can have both. That's because MITRE people are committed to tackling our nation's toughest challengesand we're committed to the long-term well-being of our employees. MITRE is different from most technology companies. We are a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, with no commercial conflicts to influence what we do. The R&D centers we operate for the government create lasting impact in fields as diverse as cybersecurity, healthcare, aviation, defense, and enterprise transformation. We're making a difference every dayworking for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world. Our workplace reflects our values. We offer competitive benefits, exceptional professional development opportunities, and a culture of innovation that embraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility, collaboration, and career growth. If this sounds like the choice you want to make, then choose MITREand make a difference with us.

 

In this role you will have the opportunity to be part of a multi-discipline team supporting a dynamic and meaningful work program for the Air Force Space Command. You will help design and prototype an enterprise-level Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO) capability that spans multiple programs and systems.

 

Key Functions:


  • Perform cybersecurity engineering to improve the collection, transport, processing, and storage of cybersecurity data for analysis


  • Prototype end to end capabilities that span both legacy and new systems


  • Develop advanced analytics to detect cyber adversary activity

 












External Qualifications


 

Required Qualifications:

 


  • Experience in cybersecurity operations, such as working in a Security Operations Center (SOC)


  • Experience developing and integrating tools to support defensive cyber operations


  • Some programming background with knowledge of Python


  • Willingness to jump in and learn new skills


  • Eagerness to collaborate across the team and across MITRE to bring to bear the best ideas and research
 

Preferred Qualifications:

 


  • Experience with ELK (Elastic, Logstash, Kibana) or other data analytics platforms


  • Experience with network monitoring tools, including Suricata and Bro


  • Experience with Apache Spark


  • Experience with other programming languages other than Python


  • Familiarity with DevOps practices


  • Experience with IT automation and orchestration technology (Puppet preferred)


  • Experience with CentOS or other Linux distributions


  • Familiarity with Endpoint Detection and Response tools


  • Knowledge of the Air Force Space Command mission

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