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Cybersecurity Specialist/ISSO
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
New York, NY, USA • Clifton Park, NY, USA
Experience Level
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field. Applicable years of experience may be substituted for degree requirement
  • A minimum of 1 year of related work experience
  • Experience building and maintaining hardened systems with SCAP, STIGs, and Active Directory
  • Minimum active clearance required to start: TS/SCI
  • Willing to consent to a CI-polygraph for clearance
  • Willing to get CompTIA Security+ certification or better (active certification preferred)
  • Due to contractual requirements, this position requires US Citizenship
  • Maintain on-premises Information Systems in a secure environment
  • Apply software patches manually and with Active Directory to keep OS and applications continually up-to-date and vulnerability-free
  • Administer system user accounts
  • Perform vulnerability scanning, intrusion detection, and penetration testing
  • Work closely with Security, IT, Compliance, and Development teams
  • Investigate and respond to security events
  • Assist with auditing of organizational IT assets
  • Perform remediation associated with the detection of vulnerabilities and incidents
  • Maintain documentation
  • Support certification tasks for various IT systems
  • Research new security technology
  • Assist end-users when they need to install or learn about new products and procedures
  • Other duties as assigned

51-200 employees

Software company for open source software solutions
Company Overview
Kitware's mission is to advance science & technology, empower global innovation and address the world’s challenges. The company specializes in the R&D of open-source software in the fields of computer vision, medical imaging, visualization, and technical software development.
  • 100% Employee Owned
  • Flexible Schedules
  • Generous PTO
  • comprehensive medical, dental and vision insurances
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Disability and ADHD Insurance
  • 401k
  • Immigration and Visa Processing
  • Referral Bonus
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Computer Hardware Allowance
Company Core Values
  • Culture: Promote an inclusive and energized environment that emphasizes integrity and teamwork.
  • Growth: Work passionately and creatively to grow personally, professionally, and together as a company.
  • Collaboration: Drive sustainable innovation through collaborative relationships with customers and open source communities.
  • Open Science: Champion algorithms and open source software platforms to accelerate the pace of reproducible research and product development.
  • Impact: Advance scientific understanding for the betterment of humankind.