Senior Cybersecurity Engineer

Senior Cybersecurity Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Cybersecurity Engineer to join our team.


  • and the implementation of Cyber Security and IA boundary defense techniques and various IA-enabled appliances;
  • Engineer and deploy DoD Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) and Host Based Security Suite (HBSS) applications;
  • Possess an in-depth understanding and experience in Risk Management Framework (RMF), Platform IT (PIT),
  • Experience with engineering, deploying, and sustaining multiple HBSS and ACAS instantiations across multiple classification domains;
  • Identification of information protection requirements for DoD information systems and networks;
  • Participation with design engineers in the development of an overarching system design with a focus on building in Cybersecurity;
  • Interaction with customers and authorization officials to define and achieve required Cybersecurity objectives;
  • Development of documentation and artifacts required by the applicable Cybersecurity authorization process.


  • Undergraduate Degree or equivalency;
  • CISSP or CISM desireable (not required);
  • Top Secret clearance with SCI elibibility (have current or held within the past two years);
  • DoD 8570 IAM II Certification (CISSP or GSEC);
  • Ability to perform in a high-paced, high-profile environment;
  • Other duties as assigned;
  • Knowledge of aircraft or weapons systems;
  • Ability to work independently and with a team to determine and develop approaches to solutions;
  • Sets highest ethical standards for self and others;
  • Knowledge of Air Force Cybersecurity requirements and processes, including platform IT;
  • Active TS/SCI clearance;
  • Knowledge of Special Access Programs (SAP) processes preferred;
  • The ability to work in a team environment with others representing management, engineering, technical, security, and user communities;
  • DoD 8570 CSSP Analyst Certification preferred, including CEH CSA+
  • Analyzing cybersecurity requirements and translating them to system requirements specifications.