Cybersecurity Expert

Fort Belvoir, VA, United States

QinetiQ US

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Company Overview

We are a world-class team of professionals who deliver next generation technology and products in robotic and autonomous platforms, ground, soldier, and maritime systems in 50+ locations world-wide. Much of our work contributes to innovative research in the fields of sensor science, signal processing, data fusion, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and augmented reality (AR).


QinetiQ US’s dedicated experts in defense, aerospace, security, and related fields all work together to explore new ways of protecting the American Warfighter, Security Forces, and Allies. Being a part of QinetiQ US means being central to the safety and security of the world around us. Partnering with our customers, we help save lives; reduce risks to society; and maintain the global infrastructure on which we all depend.


Why Join QinetiQ US?


If you have the courage to take on a wide variety of complex challenges, then you will experience a unique working environment where innovative teams blend different perspectives, disciplines, and technologies to discover new ways of solving complex problems.  In our diverse and inclusive environment, you can be authentic, feel valued, be respected, and realize your full potential. QinetiQ US will support you with workplace flexibility, a commitment to the health and well-being of you and your family and provide opportunities to work with a purpose. We are committed to supporting your success in both your professional and personal lives.

Position Overview

QinetiQ US is seeking a Cybersecurity Expert to oversee cybersecurity protocols and requirements for our Integrated System Architecture (ISA) team, in support of our customer at Fort Belvoir, VA.


  • Working as the ISSO on the program to help us get an authority to operate (ATO) for software integration on the network. Requires interacting with the development and system engineering teams to understand the Integrated Sensors Architecture (ISA) product and define the Risk Management Framework (RMF) controls for eMASS.
  • Review software requirements for cyber compliance.
  • Work with the system engineering team to generate cyber requirements.
  • Review/Scan/Audit assessment results to note false positives and mitigation strategies.
    • Assess cyber impacts of results to generate a prioritized list.
  • Coordinate with the ISA systems administration group for compliance of development assets.
    • Work with team to determine best support architecture and services for development and testing network operations and services.

Required Qualifications

  • CompTIA Security+ or similar Security qualification.
  • A minimum of 8 years' experience leading cybersecurity requirements and risk management.
  • Experience managing network security administration preferably in a government or military setting.
  • Experience leading teams of security professionals to support a networked environment.
  • Knowledge of cybersecurity and access management protocols.
  • Must have an active DoD secret or higher level clearance.
  • Must be willing to work on site in secure environments as needed.

Company EEO Statement



If because of a medical condition or disability you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to or call (540) 658-2720 Opt. 4 and let us know the nature of your request and contact information.


QinetiQ US is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All Qualified Applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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Tags: Artificial Intelligence Clearance Compliance CompTIA DoD eMASS Machine Learning Network security Risk management RMF

Perks/benefits: Career development

Region: North America
Country: United States
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