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Cyber Engineer in Alexandria, VA at CALIBRE

Date Posted: 3/5/2019

Job Snapshot

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    Not Specified
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    FPI 2904-585

Job Description

CALIBRE, an employee-owned Management Consulting and Information Technology Solutions Company, is looking for a Cyber Engineer to support a Chief Information Officer (CIO) organization within the US Department of Defense (DoD). The work will support the CIO in meeting its mission requirements and further support the execution of programs and missions by, assisting, advising, and providing the community with federated, technology-enabled Human Resources (HR) business and IT processes that are compliant with Departmental policies, strategically aligned, and customer-focused.

Specific Responsibilities

Advise Government CIO and Authorizing Official on a range of security-related issues including but not limited to RMF accreditation, establishing information system boundaries, assessing the severity of weaknesses), risk mitigation approaches, security alerts, and vulnerabilities.

Monitor timeliness of accomplishment of required actions and documents pertaining to the A&A of the system throughout its lifecycle.

Review IS security plans and other A&A documents for all applications to determine if mandated procedures and tasks are followed.

Assist with creation of an overall Cybersecurity strategy plan

Assist CIO with coordination of Incident Management activities with the appropriate DoD Computer Emergency Response (CERT) Team representatives.

Assist with ATO and all stages of RMF activities which includes but not limited to preparing accreditation packages, continuous monitoring plans, POAMs, risk assessment reports and creating a security plan.

Assist in the creation and maintenance of the enterprise baseline for security controls, which is stored in the eMASS repository and updated with industry standards. (EMASS)

Required Skills


  • Must have an active Secret Clearance.
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other relevant discipline; or professional certification in network engineering; or equivalent work experience.

Required Experience

 Required Experience:

Must have an active Secret Clearance.

Security Plus or similar

Risk Management Framework & ATO accreditation framework experience.

Required Exprience

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business, Engineering, or related technical discipline; other education, commensurate experience and the demonstrated ability of the individual may be substituted
  • 7 years’ progressive experience as an Information Assurance Manager/Lead
  • Knowledge and understanding of DoD security regulations
  • Demonstrated experience with Risk Management Framework, implementing corrective IA changes, and managing the security baseline of applications
  • Domain knowledge to include: Cross Domain Technologies, virtualization, cloud IA, cryptography, PKI, network, host-based intrusion detection and prevention systems, and operational readiness, verification and validation

Desired Experience or Skills:

  • Training and experience with BEA models, modeling tools, and data repositories.
  • Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Practitioner.
  • Familiar with Cybersecurity Remediation Management practices as required by the DoD Cyber Strategy to include Vulnerability Analysis and use of the RMF Process.
  • Familiarity with System Architect, BEA modeling tool(s), and the DoDAF.

CALIBRE is an Equal Opportunity Employer and supports transitioning service members, veterans and individuals with disabilities.  We offer a competitive salary and full benefits package.  To be considered, please apply via our website at  Come join our dynamic team

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