Cyber Security Engineer in Leesburg, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 5/18/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Leesburg, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Are you an experienced Cyber Security Engineer skilled in vulnerability scanning and assessment?

Are you interested in supporting a key federal program in a stable long-term contract to hire opportunity?

If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our client in Leesburg.

This is a contract to hire opportunity. Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a United States Citizen or Permanent Resident with an active Secret clearance.

Responsibilities of the Cyber Security Engineer:
  • Assess vulnerabilities and threats on a daily basis
  • Support mitigation and reporting activities to protect information assets
  • Provide remote system administration for Windows and Linux/Unix servers
  • Assist with incident response as needed and coordinate with incident handlers
  • Create standards, policies, procedures, and other technical documentation
Requirements of the Cyber Security Engineer:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or at least 6 years of relevant experience
  • Additionally, at least 5 years of hands-on IT experience
  • At least 3 years of experience with Windows/UNIX systems administration and TCP/IP networking
  • Clear and effective communication skills; motivated self-starter able to work independently on projects
  • Knowledge and experience with antivirus technologies and approaches preferred
Keywords: Cyber Security Engineer, Information Security, Vulnerability Assessment, Threat Management, Active Secret Clearance

Job ID: 337123

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences 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, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

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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