Senior/Lead Cyber Security Engineer

JobTitle Senior/Lead Cyber Security Engineer
Job Highlights As a member of MITRE?s Cyber Operations department, you will help enable our customer to improve cyber security practices and designs for the DoD community.
Key Functions
Develop technologies, tools, architectures, and processes for innovative Cyber Security solutions that our customer can test, demonstrate and eventually move into operational environments. Key technical responsibilities including contributing to cyber security research to ensure the defensibility of the nation?s systems and networks. This includes improving the detection of the adversary through a thorough understanding of their tradecraft and intentions. Employees will be encouraged to be innovative in their solutions, and offered opportunities to develop new research proposals to further explore the domain.
Location MD: Annapolis Junction
Required Skills:
TS/SCI with Polygraph is required.
Programming experience in Python or other scripting languages
Programming experience in Java, C/C+ Strong knowledge of advanced cyber threats and adversary methodologies
Experience developing security analytics is a plus
Experience with Big Data and development of analytics is a plus
Ability to evaluate IT environments and identify security goals, vulnerabilities, objectives, and requirements.
Interest in the application of technology to problem solving.
Familiarity with security-relevant data, including TCP/IP network protocols, application layer protocols (e.g. HTTP, SMTP, DNS etc.), and security-relevant host and network logs.
Ability to work and lead by example in a highly collaborative environment with peers and senior government officials.
Team oriented
Experience working in support of a cyber-security operations center.
Excellent writing and communication skills are required
Applicants must posses the required clearances for this sponsor
Minimum Education/ Experience BS and 8 years related experience.
Travel Statement This position will require overnight travel up to 10 % of the time as well as some local travel.
Clearance SCI w/Poly
Clearance Statement
To be eligible for consideration for this position you must have a current Government Polygraph clearance.
Relocation Assistance Provided Yes
Career Level Experienced
Professional Area Cyber Security
Req ID 27227BR b63394fbc06741b38d8398cbd11cf301

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