Cybersecurity Engineer

Posted on 5/2/2024



201-500 employees

Provides digital services for the public sector

Government & Public Sector


Odenton, MD, USA

Required Skills
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field.
  • At least 10 years of experience as a cybersecurity engineer with a specialization in designing and building implementations of required security controls; and implementing continuous monitoring and auditing of solutions for compliance with security controls.
  • Expert-level skills in specifying and implementing log collection into tools such as Splunk, and performing querying and analysis of aggregated logs to identify security-relevant anomalies or risks
  • Strong experience in implementing security controls from government regulatory frameworks and security standards (e.g., NIST SP 800-53, RMF, ICD 503, FISMA, FedRAMP).
  • Demonstrated and repeat experience implementing controls for cloud, container, and DevSecOps services and solutions from IL5 to IL6+ on NIPR, SIPR, and JWICS.
  • Strong understanding of network protocols, operating systems, and infrastructure components.
  • Expert proficiency in incident response, security incident handling, and forensic analysis techniques.
  • Expertise with security tools such as Fortify, Acunetix, and Prisma Cloud
  • Effective communication skills, with the ability to convey complex technical concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • CISSP or equivalent certification to support DoD 8140 requirements
  • Active TS//SCI clearance with CI poly
  • Design, implement, and manage security solutions
  • Conduct regular security assessments
  • Develop and implement incident response plans
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to establish and enforce security policies
  • Monitor network traffic, system logs, and security alerts
  • Analyze and investigate anomalies and security breaches
  • Integrate security into all phases of the development lifecycle
  • Maintain thorough and accurate documentation of security processes

MetroStar specializes in digital services and management consulting for the public sector, leveraging Human-Centered Design, Artificial Intelligence, DevSecOps, Cloud, Cybersecurity, and Enterprise IT to accelerate government innovation through user-centric capabilities. Their technologies include a powerful ML platform and a DevSecOps solution tailored to the needs of federal agencies, enabling faster, tailored results for every mission.

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