• Cybersecurity Engineer

    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(9/18/2018 10:09 AM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    IT Systems Security
    Job Location
    Washington, DC
  • Job Description

    DHA Group, Inc. is looking for a Cyber Security Engineer with an active Top-Secret Clearance and SCI Eligibility, to support a very dynamic customer in Washington, DC.


    Scope/mission of work:


    The contractor shall assist the government to build a cybersecurity engineering framework designed to complement and enhance the Security Assessment and Authorization (SAA) process. The contractor shall provide subject matter and industry expertise and assist FBI with standards identification. The contractor shall advise on and assist the government with Amazon Web Services (AWS) best practices implementation. The contractor shall assist with management of vendor relationships to ensure FBI security posture goals are met. The contractor shall analyze computer networks, identify possible issues, and assist the government to design solutions. The contractor shall gain a strong working knowledge of FBI security architecture and policy to design systems that meet or exceed requirements. The contractor shall communicate technical requirements to technical and non-technical personnel, partner with IT developers and project managers to represent security requirements, and leverage threat intelligence to assist the government in modifying designs and plans to counter such threats. The contractor shall recommend security enhancements to FBI managers, install and use firewalls and data encryption programs, review systems designs for flaws or risks, build and deploy security infrastructure and automate enterprise security operations, assist the government with internal build projects, develop technical content such as automation tools; reference architectures; and white papers, architect and develop customer applications for cloud optimization, provide software development subject matter expertise with respect cloud architecture, design patterns, and programming. 


    Top skills/must haves?

    • Demonstrated experience in application development and cybersecurity.
    • Demonstrated experience implementing DevOps practices such as infrastructure as code, continuous integration, and automated deployment.


    Desired Years of experience:

    • 10+ years of an application programming and/or hands-on technical application architecture experience.
    • 5+ years of experience in an IT security audit, assessment, compliance, risk management, or data privacy
    • 3+ years of experience assessing/auditing customers on PCI DSS, ISO 27001, HIPAA, HITRUST, FedRAMP, FISMA or NIST/DoD frameworks.


    Desired Education:

    A bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems Management, Information Security or related discipline is preferred.


    About DHA:                                               

    DHA has been a trusted partner to the US Federal Government for 20 years.  We are a vibrant, energized and fast-growing company serving the agencies which protect our freedom and way of life.  Our mission focuses on the intelligence, law enforcement and defense communities.  DHA adds value to every customer we serve by providing the best solution, talent, expertise and experience specifically tailored to each customer’s need.  We are proud of the company’s culture which is results-oriented and based on kindness, caring and compassion for everyone we serve as a customer, employee or teaming partner.


    Why DHA? Over the years, DHA has proven its ability to provide cost-effective, forward-thinking solutions, and exceptional service for customers. The trust our clients, teaming partners, and employees have in DHA is directly related to how we cultivate and value relationships. Our diverse clients include the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and Department of Justice (DOJ), Veteran’s Administration, Department of State, U.S. Marshalls, Defense Logistics Agency (DLA), and the Department of Defense (DoD).  DHA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.


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