Cyber Security Engineer

Arlington, VA

Full Time Clearance required
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.

The Cyber Security Engineer will use configuration-as-code techniques to automate and run vulnerability scans, policy orchestration, and log monitoring in AWS cloud environments. Join an agile development team of software engineers, cloud architects, and QA/test engineers to securely design and optimize cloud solutions for DoD compartmented IT customers. If you are looking to deliver unique DoD cyber security solutions in the cloud, this is the position for you!

Responsibilities include:

  • Provide excellent remote and on-site (50/50) customer service to DoD organizations
  • Automate cyber security tools to perform ACAS scanning, ePO management, and log monitoring in cloud environments using configuration-as-code methods in Ansible or AWS CloudFormation

Basic Qualifications:

  • AA or AS degree
  • 4+ years of cyber security experience as an Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE), Officer (ISSO), or Manager (ISSM)
  • DoD 8570 IAT or IAM certification level II or above, current within the past 3 years

Desired Skills:

  • BA or BS degree
  • AWS certification
  • Experience working with DoD enterprise IT

Security Clearance:

  • Active DoD TS/SCI clearance
  • Must meet DoD Special Access Program (SAP) eligibility
  • Must be willing to complete a CI Polygraph

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.

The health and safety of our employees is a priority for Novetta.

Please be aware that Novetta requires all employees to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment. Novetta will consider requests for medical or religious accommodation to this vaccination requirement during the recruiting process.

Job perks/benefits: Career development
Job region(s): North America
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