Lead Cyber Engineer in Kings Point, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/22/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/22/2021

Job Description

We're looking for a talented and experienced Cyber Security Engineer to provide oversight and operational direction to our client's enterprise IT security program, ensuring adherence to NIST guidelines.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a United States Citizen with the ability to obtain a Public Trust clearance. CISSP is also required.

Responsibilities of the Lead Cyber Engineer:
  • Communicate and ensure compliance with NIST Cyber Security and Risk Management Framework
  • Provide strategic and tactical security guidance for IT security projects
  • Direct and manage IT security incident identification and response efforts
  • Monitor and administer enterprise IT security policies and maintain procedures
  • Drive enterprise IT security process improvements and continuous security monitoring
Requirements of the Lead Cyber Engineer:
  • At least 7 years of certification and accreditation experience with NIST Cyber Security framework
  • At least 7 years of security testing and evaluation auditing, risk assessment, policy, and procedure development
  • At least 7 years of experience within a government contracting environment
  • Proficiency in gathering, analyzing, and assessing current and future threat landscape, business impact, control, and vulnerability assessments
  • Strong leadership skills, including the ability to communicate across teams and encourage improvement and innovation
  • CISSP
Job ID: 362197

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic consulting and talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Our purpose is to positively impact the lives of our employees, clients, consultants, and the communities in which we operate. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in talent solutions, life sciences consulting, Agile consulting, cloud services, risk management, business optimization, and managed services enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA, and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence and deep networks, as well as national reach.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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