Senior Security Engineer

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Information Technology

Overview Ace Info Solutions is currently seeking a Senior Security Engineer to join our Cyber Security Team in Bowie, MD. The ideal candidate will work with federal stakeholders at the US Census Computer Services Division to develop and define a security framework aligned with the Divisionrsquos vision and develop plans for strengthening the cybersecurity posture. The team is responsible for the information security of a large enterprise and the environment consists of virtualization, SAN, cloud and other technologies. Responsibilities Assist in formalizing the adoption and practice of performing security engineering best practices along the lines of NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-160 (or similar multi-disciplinary approach) consistent with the risk management methodology of SP 800-37 for all new projects within the organization. Assist in mentoring team members in applying these practices across the organization and enterprise. Apply this same process and methodology on existing projects to improve the security posture of supported systems. Assist in the adoption and development of threat hunting practices and tools, recommending technology, process and skill improvements to improve the security posture of the organization. Strong working knowledge and experience performing threat hunting and defense along the lines of the MITRE ATTACK framework or similar framework is desired. Experience conducting Red and Blue team activities is desired. Have a strong desire and capacity to provide expert-level guidance in cyber security related solutions. The Senior Security Engineer will be expected to help guide innovation on behalf of the team with a focus on mentoring team members and help drive collaboration within the organization and throughout the enterprise. Work closely with system engineers and stakeholders to understand goals, determine security requirements, to design, and implement application and data security solutions to meet business objectives, IT strategic initiatives, corporate and regulatory requirements. Review and assess system security controls to comply with government cyber security controls and requirements NIST 800-53, FISMA. Assist in establishing system controls by developing framework and levels of access recommending improvements. Maintain access by providing information, resources, and technical support. Ensure authorized access by investigating improper access revoking access reporting violations monitoring information requests by new programming recommending improvements. Technical documentation preparation - standards, policies, and procedures, guidelines, best practices, coordinating with stakeholders recommending improvements. Support all activities to meet SLAs leveraging ticketing system as necessary Qualifications Bachelorrsquos degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Cyber Security or a related technical field 6-8 yearsrsquo experience and CISSP certification 10+ years of experience in lieu of CISSP certification A minimum of 3 years experience with Cloud Technologies. Company Information Ace Info Solutions, LLC (a Dovel company) is a leading Federal contractor with a focused vision empower our clients, challenge our employees, and grow our business. Founded in December 2000, we are deeply committed to ensuring quality and customer satisfaction. We have a mature corporate infrastructure, strong management, and quality practices. AceInfo is a trusted IT partner to the Federal Government, and we help various agencies transform and strengthen their processes, operations, infrastructures, and security practices to help them further their critical missions. For nearly 20 years, we have successfully managed large and significant Federal programs. We have proven experience prioritizing client satisfaction, project quality, and providing innovative, cost-effective solutions to Federal clients. AceInfo is prime on 95 of our contracts, is headquartered in Reston VA, and has geographically dispersed office locations throughout the country, to include Kearneysville, WV Chesapeake, VA Fort Collins, CO Boulder, CO Kansas City, MO Bowie, MD multiple Washington, DC Metropolitan locations, and project presence in 23 states in all time zones. Ace Info Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

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