Senior/Lead Cyber Engineer (TS/SCI Polygraph Clearance)

McLean, VA

MITRE seeks a motivated and self-starting analyst, integrator, and engineer to join a sponsor-facing team providing engineering, prototyping, and analytical expertise to architect and secure a sponsor network. This position is generally located at a Sponsor site in Northern VA and directly supports critical national missions.

Key Functions:

Perform hands-on technical analysis and execute engineering studies to make recommendations for improvement across the full spectrum of cyber and network security problem space. Work in a dynamic environment addressing cutting-edge cyber security challenges and be able to approach new problems where a solution does not already exist. Lead small teams of subject matter experts (SMEs) to address specific tasks as necessary. Apply and substantiate engineering judgment and make recommendations on Sponsors development concepts and products.



Required Qualifications:

BS Degree, TS/SCI Polygraph clearance, 3 years' related experience, and experience applying knowledge of:

Network traffic analysis.
Network architecture design, implementation, and assessment.
Cyber security devices and platforms (e.g. SIEM, IDS/IPS, malware analysis, threat intelligence platforms).
Cyber data types, flows, processing, and analysis.
UNIX, Linux, and software development experience.
Excellent written and verbal communication (this is a sponsor-facing position).

Preferred Qualifications:
BS or MS in computer science and 5 years of related experience.
Self-starter with initiative and vision.
Commercial tool assessment and evaluation.
Knowledge of network data types, protocols, and sensors.

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McLean, VA

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