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Cybersecurity Engineer

Gaithersburg, MD
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MITREs National
Cybersecurity FFRDC (NCF) is looking for a Commercial Off The Shelf (COTS)
tools Subject Matter Expert.  Support the
NCCoE's Department of Homeland Security Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM)
project specifically integrating various tools into the generic CDM tool stack
in the NCCoE-DHS lab. Join MITRE in supporting the nation's first Cybersecurity
Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC). The FFRDC supports
the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) in furthering the
adoption of cybersecurity solutions across industry and key infrastructure
sectors. The Continuous Monitoring project will be hosted at the NCCoE and
support objectives of the DHS in furthering effective adoption of information
security continuous monitoring and continuous diagnostics and mitigation
approaches to improving our nations cybersecurity. The person in this position
will participate in the effort to develop a generic CDM instance, with documentation,
covering all four phases of CDM. This work will involve the installation,
configuration, integration, data analysis, and prototype of tools

Key Functions:
  • Successfully integrate new tools into
    existing solution stack in the CDM lab.
  • Problem solving
    skills: must be able to properly isolate, analyze and mitigate technical problems 
  • Validate best
    practices recommendations determined through
    CDM implementations 
  • Systems Integration- build
    and maintain logical system communication paths between disparate systems and technologies in a fully virtualized enterprised environment.
  • Self-starting, is
    excellent with time management,
    and very team-oriented
  • Clear and concise
    written and verbal communication skills.

Required Qualifications:

  • Successfully
    integrate new tools into existing solution stack in the CDM lab.
  • Problem
    solving skills: must be able to properly isolate, analyze and mitigate
    technical problems.
  • Validate
    best practices recommendations determined through CDM implementations Systems
    Integration- build and maintain logical system communication paths between
    disparate systems and technologies in a fully virtualized enterprise
  • Self-starting,
    is excellent with time management, and very team oriented
  • Clear and concise written and verbal
    communication skills
  • Experience with Micro-Segmentation
    concepts and technologies
  • Experience with developing, deploying and managing mirco-segmented networks
  • Experience using
    VMWare NSX for Micro  mso-fareast-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-theme-font:minor-latin;mso-ansi-language:
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    plus; using other micro 
     technologies is
    highly desired
  • Experience with BMC and BladeLogic
  • Experience with Tripwire Enterprise and IP360
  • Experience writing  mso-fareast-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-theme-font:minor-latin;mso-ansi-language:
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    also installation and integrating Splunk with nework and systems monitoring tools.
  • mso-fareast-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-theme-font:minor-latin;mso-ansi-language:
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    Center, Nessus, LCE, and PVS
  • mso-fareast-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-theme-font:minor-latin;mso-ansi-language:
    Experience Creating  mso-fareast-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-theme-font:minor-latin;mso-ansi-language:
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    Knowledge and Experience 
    EN-US;mso-fareast-language:EN-US;mso-bidi-language:AR-SA">of the broader 
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  • Networking Engineering
    • mso-fareast-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-theme-font:minor-latin;mso-ansi-language:
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    • mso-fareast-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-theme-font:minor-latin;mso-ansi-language:
      EN-US;mso-fareast-language:EN-US;mso-bidi-language:AR-SA">Expertise in
      administer a micro
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    • mso-fareast-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-theme-font:minor-latin;mso-ansi-language:
      EN-US;mso-fareast-language:EN-US;mso-bidi-language:AR-SA">disparate Firewalls,
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Preferred Qualifications:
  • MS in computer
    science or related field and 1-2 years of experience in analysis of
    cybersecurity systems

Minimum Qualifications: 
  • BS in computer
    science or related field with a minimum of 5-10 years of experience developing
    and working with computer 


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