Associate Cyber Security Engineer

United States - Remote

ARETUM, a reputable government contracting company, is seeking a motivated and passionate Associate Cyber Security Engineer to join our team. As an Associate Cyber Security Engineer at ARETUM, you will have the opportunity to learn and grow in the field of cybersecurity while supporting our government clients in protecting their information systems and networks.

ARETUM is known for providing cutting-edge solutions and outstanding service to Federal clients in various sectors, including Next Generation Analytics, Engineering Services, Training Services, IT Systems, Cyber Security, PMO Support, and Financial Consulting. Our mission is to deliver technology-driven solutions that meet the unique needs of our government clients, enabling them to achieve their objectives effectively and efficiently.

Responsibilities

  • Strong functional knowledge and experience with vulnerability scanning tools (Checkmarx, Netsparker, Burp Suite, AppSpider, etc.)
  • Work with the other security functions and product SMEs to identify gaps within the existing analytical capability.
  • Development of custom scripts as required to augment default SIEM functionality.
  • Participate in root cause analysis on security incidents and provide recommendations for containment and remediation.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with anyone, from end users to senior leadership- facilitating technical and non-technical conversations.
  • Strong incident handling/incident response/security analytics skills
  • Deep understanding of technical concepts including networking and various cyber attacks
  • Solid background with Windows and Linux platforms (security or system administration)
  • Solid comprehension of various security controls, capabilities and use in a corporate environment.
  • Strong documentation and communication skills
  • Ability to write policies, standard operating procedures (SOP), and other cyber security related documentation.
  • Strong understanding of eMASS and POA&M management

Requirements

  • At least 5+ years of information security experience, preferably engineering or development
  • At least 3+ years’ experience supporting a vulnerability scanning/investigation role
  • At least 2+ years’ experience performing SOC analysis and/or incident response
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher degree in Computer Science, Information Security or similar discipline is preferred
  • Industry Security Certifications (CISSP, SANS) preferred
  • Active Top Secret Clearance is required

ARETUM is an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity and inclusion. All qualified candidates will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to disability, race, color, religious creed, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity, or age.

ARETUM utilizes e-Verify to check employment authorization.

EEO/AA/F/M/Vet/Disabled.

Benefits

ARETUM is an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity and inclusion. All qualified candidates will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to disability, race, color, religious creed, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity, or age.

ARETUM utilizes e-Verify to check employment authorization.

EEO/AA/F/M/Vet/Disabled.

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Tags: Analytics Burp Suite Checkmarx CISSP Clearance Computer Science eMASS Incident response Linux POA&M SANS SIEM SOC Top Secret Top Secret Clearance Windows

Regions: Remote/Anywhere North America
Country: United States
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