- 184014 - Systems Engineer
- Schriever Air Force Base
- Up to $42.78 DOE
- 1 year
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Systems Engineer for an opportunity in Schriever Air Force Base, CO.
This Cyber Systems Administrator will support the newly awarded, five year, Air Force Space Command (AFSPC) Cyber Defense Engineering and Training II (CDET II) contract at Schriever AFB, Colorado in support of the Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) Range and Network Center (RNC).
o Makes recommendations on new solutions to improve cyber defense and IT performance issues with legacy assigned Government IT systems.
o Deploy improved DCO capabilities, including new user interfaces/dashboards to minimize training time and improve responsiveness to threats and anomalies.
o Maintains smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network administrators.
o Administers and manages cyber defense tools suites (for example, Host Base Security Suite, SIEM and IDS/IPS).
o Supports customers with the compliance with directives. Develops signatures and policies to mitigate new threats.
o Supports cyber incident analyst identification of compromise and mitigation actions.
o Develops and updates SOPs for cyber defense systems.
o Provide engineering support to facilitate centralized monitoring and active defense back at SAFB, in collaboration and in alignment with the Government cyber defense strategy.
o Develop requirements with supported SPOs in order to present an optimized, data-centric, and layered cyber defense approach, which facilitates continuous DCO monitoring, active defense, and incident response on all supported systems.
o Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products. Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery.
o Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.
o Ancillary duties may include setting up administrator and service accounts, maintaining system documentation, tuning system performance, installing system wide software and allocating mass storage space. Provide recommendations for monitoring and improving cyber defense operations for each assigned Government IT system.
o Comply with applicable program security requirements as stated in the task order.
o Implement and adhere to security policies and classifications of the networks in accordance with the applicable Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) and DoD classification guides.
o Storage and reporting of information shall be in accordance with the classification guides. Develops products including Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTP), checklists, Best Practices, Handbooks, Workbooks, and other materials to include identifying information to be monitored; systems/software to provide monitoring capabilities; and recommended actions to implement similar capabilities across Air Force Space Command's (AFSPC) portfolio.
o Ensures solutions are consistent with organization objectives.
Bachelor's degree and a minimum 5 years of experience, including 3 years of SIEM/IDS/IPS maintenance/implementation experience. May consider 4 additional years of experience in lieu of degree (Total of 9 years relevant experience).
IAT III certification required: One required certification from the following: CASP+ CE, CCNP Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), GCED, GCIH.
Operating System Certification required: one certification from the following Linux +, Microsoft Certification.
One certification from the following required: CEH, CySA+, GICSP, SSCP, CHFI, CFR.
Complete understanding and application of principles, concepts, practices, and standards. Full knowledge of industry practices.
Ability to independently demonstrate the skill and ability to perform complex professional tasks.
Able to contribute to the development of new concepts, techniques, and standards.
Demonstrates the skill and ability required to perform complex tasks.
Ability to communicate effectively and clearly present technical approaches and findings.
High School degree/GED or Bachelor's degree is required.
School must be accredited.
Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.
Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293
Phone: (310) 414-7800 x242 or (800) 927-9318 x242
Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.
Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.
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