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Lead Cyber Security Systems Engineer

Job Number: 391810
Location: Mclean, VA
Category: Intelligence
Security Clearance Status: Active
Security Clearance Type: TS/SCI with Polygraph
Experience Level: Regular
Travel Required: 0%
Shift: 1st
US Citizenship Required: Yes
Posting Date: 04/23/2013

Beta testing
Conduct proof of concept testing
Conduct tier III support of current infrastructure
Design, test, and integrate new security products
Ensure all Network Defense capabilities are kept current, patched, and securely configured and management informed of status, working with O&M.
Full time engineering support for all primary systems such as network based Intrusion Detection and Protection Systems (IDPS).
Integration of security products
Maintain a network diagram for each Instruction Detection, CIRT capability and sensors and make available to all Sponsor personnel.
Maintain system baselines and configuration management items, including security event monitoring "policies" in a manner determined and agreed to by the program management
Provide engineering documentation and interaction with Analysts and O&M to ensure a complete and functioning system that meets requirements
Software testing (patches, other updates)
Required Skills:
Some Linux experience

Minimum of five years of progressively responsible experience in network engineering with emphasis in design, implementation, operations and maintenance of a variety of Windows Servers, Application and Database servers, relevant Network Security appliances and Endpoint Security products.

Familiarity with network security applications, protocols and associated hardware.

Good interpersonal, organizational, writing, communications and briefing skills.

Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

Preferred Skills:
Encryption technologies
Identity and authentication technologies
Information Assurance assessment tools
Lotus Notes
Microsoft Office

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 100,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

Information Solutions, based in Reston, Virginia, is among the 10 largest IT providers to the U.S. government, serving most of the federal defense and civilian marketplace. It provides network-centric command, control, computing, and intelligence (C3I) solutions; wideband networking radio systems; information systems for the U.S. intelligence community; geospatial information services; and information technology services. Leveraging its knowledge of signals and data derived from signals, Information Solutions has attained a market-leading position in advanced information technology research, intelligence analysis and production, and geospatial exploitation software.

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