Senior Cybersecurity Engineer in Bedford, MA at DCS

Date Posted: 4/13/2024

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Bedford, MA
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  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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  • Job ID:
  • Security Clearance Level
    Top Secret
  • Remote

Job Description

DCS Corp has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Cybersecurity Engineer providing support to the HBB/ Kessel Run (KR) Division.

The Senior Cybersecurity Engineer will have a solid understanding of the modern cyber security landscape with a strong background in network security, cyber-attacks, data loss prevention, and DoD and AF information technology standards and practices.

This is a full-time position located at Hanscom Air Force Base in Bedford, Massachusetts.  

Candidate must be onsite at Hanscom AFB minimum 4 days per week.

Essential Job Functions:

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Possess a deep understanding of Internet based technologies (DNS, Security, IP Routing, SSH, SFTP, HTTP/HTTPS, etc.).
  • Deep understanding of IP network technologies and software tools for performance monitoring and troubleshooting. (Especially layers 2 and 3).
  • Write and maintain custom scripts to increase system efficiency and lower the human error/intervention time on any task.
  • Apply knowledge of technical, analytical skills to ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of all information systems assets and ensure compliance with company policies, procedures, contractual, and regulatory requirements.
  • Knowledge of monitoring and managing network and host-based intrusion prevention systems actively in-line, Full Packet Capture (with analytics), Sandboxing, Data Loss prevention, malware prevention systems, vulnerability scanning solutions, DDOS protection, Security Event/Information Management, host-based integrity checking, end-point security and AV.
  • Experience with architecture, design, and management of network security technologies and best practices.
  • Participate in network and system design to facilitate implementation of appropriate systems security policies for the AOC WS.
  • Work with other AOC WS group members to ensure that updates to the AOC WS baseline Implementation Plans and other documentations (drawings, databases, spreadsheets, etc.) are up to date and accurate.
  • Responsible for supporting LAN/WAN security solutions including creating and maintaining LAN/WAN security standards and design documentation Develop and assist with new LAN/WAN security applications and hardware as assigned.
  • Experience with SEIM technologies and best practices, and experience implementing a more robust advanced security data analytics capability.

Travel may be required per the customer's discretion.

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

A High School Diploma plus 15 years of experience, 8 of which must be in the DoD or a Bachelor's degree in a professional engineering discipline from an ABET-accredited educational program plus 12 years of experience, 5 of which must be in the DoD. 

An adjudicated DoD Top Secret Security clearance on the First Day of employment.

Understanding of cybersecurity in DoD cloud infrastructure.

Understanding of Agile methods, including CI/CD, DevSecOps, and DevOps.

Possess the ability to effectively communicate in both written and verbal forms on highly technical topics.

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