Cyberspace Operations Engineer

Information Technology Fort Meade, Maryland Job ID: 2017-228


• Researches and analyzes cyber security capabilities to satisfy data protection requirements
• Evaluates products against the customer’s operational requirements
• Assists with the implementation of security solutions
• Researches, develops requirements, evaluates, tests, and implements new or improved information security software, devices or systems
• Applies a combination of expert engineering knowledge of enterprise IT and security solutions to design, develop, and/or implement solutions to ensure they are consistent with enterprise architecture security policies
• Provides planning, policy, requirements, and integration support for cyber capabilities and identifies opportunities for mission enhancement
• Researches, designs, develops, and implements proof of concept data protection solutions to address vulnerabilities and assists in highly focused, quick-turnaround market research regarding technology trends and/or potential solutions to address specific requirements
• Assists in the evaluation of industry offerings to identify products and technologies with the potential to support the security design, and troubleshoot and problem solve technical and non-technical issues Level
• Develops, integrates, and maintains operational TTPs and SOPs
• Recommends network management policies and procedures for implementation
• Identifies DODIN OPS and DCO enterprise management tool requirements and evaluates operational standards and tools for use
• Maintains in-depth knowledge in IT standards, protocols, and methods of exploitation
• Coordinates network defense operations with DOD Component Commands/Services/Agencies/Field Activities (CC/S/A/FAs), Intelligence Agencies, Law Enforcement (LE), and U.S. Government organizations


• Minimum five years of experience as a Cyberspace Operations Engineer or related functional area
• Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Science, Cyber security, Computer Engineering, or related discipline OR 5 years equivalent experience
• Minimum DOD 8140/DOD 8570 IAM Level II Certification
• Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills.
• Strong analytical and problem solving skill

• TS/SCI w/ CI Poly required