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Knowledge Consulting Group (KCG) is one of the largest privately held cybersecurity services firms in the United States; serving as a Federal Government Contractor and supporting Commercial customers. We operate as a trusted cyber advisor to our customers across the country. We take great pride in maintaining a single focus on being the leader in cybersecurity services, providing risk management, governance, operations, and compliance services, utilizing our CISO framework methodology. We are uniquely positioned as a trusted cyber advisor with over 90 percent of our cyber professionals holding security clearances and security-specific certifications. With over 12 years of experience in providing cybersecurity services to our customers, we have a strong record of past performance in advising and executing cyber missions for all types of organizations and sectors.
Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Must be clearable to the Top Secret level. Active clearance is preferred.
The Senior Security Engineer will work in KCG's Risk Assurance Services Division supporting federal and commercial clients. This versatile position will involve conducting federal security assessments and deploying enterprise solutions for commercial clients. In this important role, the Senior Security Engineer will get an opportunity to evaluate the technical security controls for federal agencies, deploy security solutions for Fortune 1000 corporations, and make a difference in securing critical systems.
Ability to complete manual configuration review for different operating system (Linux, Solaris, Windos XP, Windows 7, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012) based on the CIS benchmarks
Ability to complete manual configuration review for different database servers (MySql, MSSQL, Oracle) based on the CIS benchmarks.
Ability to complete manual configuration review for web application based on the OWASP and NIST guidelines.
Must also have:
Technical writing experience (required):
**This position may involve 25-50% domestic travel consisting of week-long engagements, back on weekends.**
Strong verbal and written communication skills are highly preferred. It is highly desired that candidates possess strong interpersonal skills. Candidates must be fluent in the English language.
Candidates may be asked to provide a writing sample.
Knowledge Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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