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Sr. Cyber Operations Engineer

Req #: 131482
Location: Reston, VA US
Job Category: Engineering
Security Clearance: TS/SCI
Clearance Status: Must Be Current

Job Description

Company Name:  BIT Systems
 
Summary: CACI National Cyber Solutions is currently looking for a detail-oriented motivated Sr. Cyber Operations Engineer to support a dynamic and growing program that provides advanced technologies to meet Intelligence Community (IC) and Department of Defense (DoD) mission objectives. A successful candidate will serve in a key role within Team CACI to provide technical subject matter expertise related to the design, development, integration, and sustainment of cyber tools and infrastructure. This role provides the opportunity to lead the design and build of the foundational cyber platform for a dynamic team supporting a growing mission in cyberspace. A successful candidate will have significant expertise in cyber operations technical solutions, systems engineering, software development, and/or network engineering. A key aspect of this job will include the facilitation of user requirements to capability delivery, rapidly inserting capability into a dynamic mission, and leveraging experience in software development, systems engineering, and cyber operations to lead a team of experienced developers and engineers.

National and Cyber Solutions Group is one of the leading providers of innovative, rapid response solutions for intelligence, cyberspace, and Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Combat Systems, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C5ISR) across the Defense, Intelligence, and Homeland Security communities. NCS delivers the full spectrum of intelligence support, from strategic thought leadership to tactical operational support to leading edge cyber and multi-INT technologies -“ in order to meet the intelligence community's most pressing mission needs.
 
The NCS Business Group spans five core mission areas, enabling us to specifically tailor services and solutions to meet our nation's most pressing national security objectives: Cyber Intelligence Solutions, Digital Signal Processing (DSP) Development, Radio Frequency (RF) Solutions, Mission Application Development, and Geolocation Solutions.

Duties and Responsibilities:
- Serve as a key contributor to Team CACI through technical and engineering leadership to our project team and customer stakeholders; providing technical subject matter expertise related to the design, development, integration, and sustainment of cyber tools and infrastructure.
- Coordinate closely with operational stakeholders to ensure technologies are fit-to-use, meet appropriate security protocols, and develop new and emerging capabilities to meet dynamic mission needs.
- Serve as the Technical Lead for identifying user requirements, assessing technical solutions, facilitating requirements-to-capabilities, ensuring successful integration of all tools, applications, and infrastructure, and developing the technical roadmap for the customers dynamic and growing mission space.  
- Convey technical tools and technical tradecraft concepts to operational (non-technical) audience. 
- Oversees the vulnerability assessments and penetration testing of applications, infrastructure, and system functionality; Responsible for the overall security assessment and coordinating with the Government stakeholders for authorization cycle and authority to operate status.
- Develops test plans and tests software security mechanisms for operational effectiveness and deployment readiness; develops test and evaluation reports.

: CACI National Cyber Solutions is currently looking for a detail-oriented motivated Sr. Cyber Operations Engineer to support a dynamic and growing program that provides advanced technologies to meet Intelligence Community (IC) and Department of Defense (DoD) mission objectives. A successful candidate will serve in a key role within Team CACI to provide technical subject matter expertise related to the design, development, integration, and sustainment of cyber tools and infrastructure. This role provides the opportunity to lead the design and build of the foundational cyber platform for a dynamic team supporting a growing mission in cyberspace. A successful candidate will have significant expertise in cyber operations technical solutions, systems engineering, software development, and/or network engineering. A key aspect of this job will include the facilitation of user requirements to capability delivery, rapidly inserting capability into a dynamic mission, and leveraging experience in software development, systems engineering, and cyber operations to lead a team of experienced developers and engineers.

National and Cyber Solutions Group is one of the leading providers of innovative, rapid response solutions for intelligence, cyberspace, and Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Combat Systems, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C5ISR) across the Defense, Intelligence, and Homeland Security communities. NCS delivers the full spectrum of intelligence support, from strategic thought leadership to tactical operational support to leading edge cyber and multi-INT technologies -“ in order to meet the intelligence community's most pressing mission needs.
 
The NCS Business Group spans five core mission areas, enabling us to specifically tailor services and solutions to meet our nation's most pressing national security objectives: Cyber Intelligence Solutions, Digital Signal Processing (DSP) Development, Radio Frequency (RF) Solutions, Mission Application Development, and Geolocation Solutions.

Duties and Responsibilities:
- Serve as a key contributor to Team CACI through technical and engineering leadership to our project team and customer stakeholders; providing technical subject matter expertise related to the design, development, integration, and sustainment of cyber tools and infrastructure.
- Coordinate closely with operational stakeholders to ensure technologies are fit-to-use, meet appropriate security protocols, and develop new and emerging capabilities to meet dynamic mission needs.
- Serve as the Technical Lead for identifying user requirements, assessing technical solutions, facilitating requirements-to-capabilities, ensuring successful integration of all tools, applications, and infrastructure, and developing the technical roadmap for the customers dynamic and growing mission space.  
- Convey technical tools and technical tradecraft concepts to operational (non-technical) audience. 
- Oversees the vulnerability assessments and penetration testing of applications, infrastructure, and system functionality; Responsible for the overall security assessment and coordinating with the Government stakeholders for authorization cycle and authority to operate status.
- Develops test plans and tests software security mechanisms for operational effectiveness and deployment readiness; develops test and evaluation reports.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Typically requires bachelor's degree or equivalent and 10 to 12 years of related experience. Master's degree or Ph. D. in at least one engineering discipline preferred.
 
Required Qualifications:
- Experience within the IC or DoD applying cyber expertise, to include computer network operations, network management tools, cyber operations tools, and cyber tool development.
- Experience providing technical capabilities or tools to support IC or DoD missions in cyberspace.  
- Fundamental knowledge of network security concepts, virtual networking, network infrastructure devices, wireless communication technologies, computer network exploitation attack and exploitation concepts, tradecraft, and tools.
- Fundamental knowledge of Agile development processes, systems engineering, and IC and DoD accreditation and authorization processes. 
- Possesses a thorough understanding of software security and security technologies and concepts.
- Ability to work in a dynamic and challenging team environment.
- TS/SCI Security Clearance with Polygraph

Desired Qualifications:
- Certifications such as Security+, Network+, CISSP, CEH are desired
- Experience performing computer network exploitation development: embedded reverse engineering, vulnerability research, and application development for software and embedded systems with a focus on Offensive Cyber Operations (OCO) and Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO) activities

 
 
PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
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.

Job Location

US-Reston-VA-VIRGINIA SUBURBAN


 

CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, 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. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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