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At CSC, we do amazing things.

We modernized the world's largest civil IT system to create one central medical file, so healthcare can be safer and smarter. We revamped Europe's top ticket destination to service millions more. We designed and installed communications systems in the world's harshest and most remote regions, so critical information can travel faster.

Want to make a difference? Find out just how far your talent and innovation can take you, with a career at CSC.

CSC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, protected veteran status, race, color, religious creed, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, age (40 or over), or genetic information. CSC's commitment to diversity and inclusive selection practices includes ensuring qualified long-term unemployed job seekers receive equal consideration for employment.

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  • Company:
  • Location:
    Fort Meade, MD
  • Industries:
    Computer/IT Services
  • Job Type:
    Full Time
  • Years of Experience:
    7+ to 10 Years
  • Education Level:
    Bachelor's Degree
  • Career Level:
    Experienced (Non-Manager)

Information Security Engineer Technical Expert Must hold active TSSCI with Polygraph!

  • Location:
    Fort Meade, MD
  • Posted:

Job Title:Information Security Engineer Technical Expert - Must hold active TS/SCI with Polygraph!
Requisition ID:1400C1O

Job Category:Security Services

Job Type:Regular

Job Posting:Jun 23, 2014, 4:04:15 PM


CSC is looking for a Senior Technical Expert to support a contract in Ft. Meade, Maryland. Candidate must have an active TS/SCI with polygraph to qualify!
Candidate will be involved in developing new analytic process that could process files faster, identify common tools, techniques and procedures across multiple adversaries, develop mitigation strategy analytics to optimize mitigation strategies while keeping the risk as low as possible.

Essential Job Functions
  • Identifies security risks, threats and vulnerabilities of networks, systems, applications and new technology initiatives. Provides technical support in the development, testing and operation of firewalls, intrusion detection systems, enterprise anti-virus and software deployment tools.
  • Conducts complex security architecture analysis to evaluate and mitigate issues. Develops policies and procedures for securing the system infrastructure and applications.
  • Develops complex technical and programmatic assessments, evaluates engineering and integration initiatives and provides complex technical support to assess security policies, standards and guidelines. Develops, implements, enforces and communicates security policies and/or plans for data, software applications, hardware and telecommunications.
  • Performs highly complex product evaluations, recommends and implements products/services for network security. Validates and tests complex security architecture and design solutions to produce detailed engineering specifications with recommended vendor technologies.
  • Identifies and oversees the installation, modification or replacement of hardware or software components and any configuration change(s) that affects security.
  • Provides complex technical oversight and enforcement of security directives, orders, standards, plans and procedures at server sites. Develops manuals and ensures system support personnel receive/maintain security awareness and training.
  • Assesses the impact on the business unit/customer caused by theft, destruction, alteration or denial of access to information and reports to senior management.
  • Provides leadership and work guidance to less experienced personnel.

Contract Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Assurance, Information Security System Engineering, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required.
  • Minimum of sixteen years experience, or BA Degree with 12 years experience.
  • The work experience shall encompass one or more of the following areas and will entail: Technical leadership, applying advanced principles regarding intrusion detection to include SNORT and other intrusion detection signatures; perform cyber all source intelligence analysis to determine malicious behavior, linkages, patterns and entities of interest detecting; theories and concepts to a wide range of cyber related areas to include malicious code forensic analysis and associated exploitation tools and techniques, computer technology systems relating to information and cyber security, computer network security and operations, analyzing transmission schemes for technical analysis against target systems and networks, information assurance, expertise in CNO operation or synchronization support including planning strategies, and related databases and tools, cyber security activities to include information security enhancements, product upgrades, and development of automated analysis tools and expertise with analyzing complex cyber problems and providing innovative solutions.

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field preferred
  • Nine or more years of experience in network, host, data and/or application security in multiple operating system environments
  • Experience working with IP networking, networking protocols and understanding of security related technologies including encryption, IPsec, PKI, VPNs, firewalls, proxy services, DNS, electronic mail and access-lists
  • Experience working with internet, web, application and network security techniques
  • Experience working with relevant operating system security (Windows, Solaris, Linux, etc.)
  • Experience working with leading firewall, network scanning and intrusion detection products and authentication technologies
  • Experience working with federal regulations related to information security (FISMA, Computer security Act, etc.)
  • Experience working with NIST Special Publications and C & A process methodology
  • Must hold active TS/SCI with polygraph.

Other Qualifications
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills to troubleshoot and resolve network/operating system security issues
  • Ability to perform and interpret vulnerability assessments
  • Ability to administer the operations of a security infrastructure
  • Ability to balance and prioritize work

Remote Work Authorized:No
Relocation Assistance:Not Available
Clearance Level:TS/SCI with Polygraph