Cloud Security Engineer

Herndon, VA

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Join our team dedicated to developing and executing innovative solutions in support of customer mission success. Novetta is committed to cultivating a diverse, inclusive workplace culture, embracing our differences and perspectives to build a stronger, more successful company.

Job Description: 

Manage security accreditation for unclassified and classified compute environments hosted on U-C2S, and C2S. Apply information system security standards to novel data science tools and analytics as they move from prototype to production. Determine applicable security requirements such as INT overlays and System Security Plan (SSPs). Maintain security posture of information systems, including C2S cloud environments. Manage the full lifecycle of, and workflows for, security accreditation projects under the ICD503 Rev. 4 Framework  using the ICD503 Rev. 4 Framework. Obtain IC reciprocity for security accreditation projects

Basic Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of experience maintaining security posture of Sponsor compute environments, including cloud / C2S 
  • 7+ years of experience creating and maintaining SSPs and other security documentation 
  • Extensive knowledge of USG information system security policies and risk management framework

Desired Skills:

  • Experience applying security accreditation standards in data-intensive applications using Apache NiFi

Security Clearance:

  • Active TS/SCI with Poly

Novetta, from complexity to clarity.

Novetta delivers highly scalable advanced analytics and secure technology solutions to address challenges of national and global significance. Focused on mission success, Novetta pioneers disruptive technologies in machine learning, data analytics, full-spectrum cyber, cloud engineering, open source analytics, and multi-INT fusion for Defense, Intelligence Community, and Federal Law Enforcement customers. Novetta is headquartered in McLean, VA with over 1,300 employees across the U.S. 

Our culture is shaped by a commitment to our core values:

Integrity • We hold ourselves accountable to the highest standards of integrity and ethics.

Customer Success • We strive daily to exceed expectations and achieve customer mission success.

Employee Focus • We invest in our employees’ professional development and training, respecting individuality, and fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion.

Innovation • We know that discovering new and innovative ways to solve problems is critical to our success and makes us a great company.

Excellence in Execution • We take pride in flawless execution as we build a company that is best in class.

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Novetta is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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