CACI International Security Engineer, Sr Principal in Herndon, Virginia
Company recognized expert in monitoring, evaluating, and maintaining systems and procedures to protect the data systems and databases from unauthorized users. Identifies potential threats and responds to reported security violations.
The candidate will serve as a contract penetration testing engineer (Cyber Security). This position will support activities of the group to target, assess, exploit, and report risks and vulnerabilities of organization systems in order to provide senior decision makers with actionable data to make strategic investment decisions. Roles and RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to: • provide documentation to Customer which describes all identified system risks, planned test procedures taken, and test results • provide enhancement capabilities and SOPs to assessment operations for execution and implementation • maintain accountability to endure integrity and confidentiality of the process • provide analysis of vulnerabilities • Review and make recommendations on program-level documentation (e.g., requirements specification, system architecture, design documents, test plans, security plans, etc.) • Develop and document security evaluation test plan and procedures • Assist in researching, evaluating, and developing relevant Information Security policies and guidance • Actively participate in or lead technical exchange meetings and application review boards, documenting actions items/results of these events • Brief management, as needed, on the status of action items and/or results of activities • Conduct hands-on security testing, analyze test results, document risk, and recommend countermeasures • Coordinate with other program elements conducting security testing • Assess/calculate risk based on threats, vulnerabilities, and shortfalls uncovered in testing • Identify mitigating countermeasures to identified threats, vulnerabilities, and shortfalls
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Requires bachelor’s degree or equivalent and 12 to 15 years of related experience. Demonstrated on-the-job experience analyzing test results and suggesting mitigation plans for security problems
Demonstrated on-the-job experience creating systems and applications security test plans and performing hands-on security testing leveraging adversarial tactics
Demonstrated on-the-job experience exhibiting technical skills and analytic abilities, as well as, experience performing network security analysis
Demonstrated on-the-job experience performing complex technical tasks in pursuit of overall goals with minimal direction
Demonstrated on-the-job experience with advanced penetration testing, system exploitation, and cyber security engineering
Demonstrated on-the-job experience with complex Windows installations
Demonstrated on-the-job experience with Linux, Windows, wireless, and virtual platforms
Demonstrated on-the-job experience with network architectures and network management tools
Demonstrated on-the-job experience with risk management methodologies
Demonstrated on-the-job experience with system configuration, development, and design specifically around enterprise systems and hypervisors. Clearance level is TS/SCI w/Poly.
Normal demands associated with an office environment. Ability to work on computer for long periods, and communicate with individuals by telephone, email and face to face. Some travel may be required.
CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. Join CACI, where you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. A Fortune magazine World's Most Admired Company in the IT Services industry, CACI is a member of the Fortune 1000 Largest Companies, the Russell 2000 Index, and the S&P SmallCap600 Index. CACI provides dynamic careers for over 20,000 employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.