Cyber Security Engineer in Lexington, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 9/30/2019

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    Lexington, MA
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Job Description

Are you a skilled cyber security professional with an active Top Secret clearance? Would you like to work on a high-profile, mission-critical project? If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our leading client in Lexington!

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident with an active Top Secret clearance.

Responsibilities of the Cyber Security Engineer:

  • Develop certification processes to enable accreditation efforts
  • Provide and implement technical solutions in line with security requirements and industry-best practices
  • Design and implement continuous monitoring solutions for vulnerability scanning and assessment
  • Develop and apply security lock down policies for operating systems, including Windows and RHEL
  • Implement automated processes for software patching, antivirus updates, and data backups
  • Develop and maintain network security throughout RMF process

Requirements of the Cyber Security Engineer:

  • AS/BS degree, at least 1 certification, and at least 5 years of experience
  • In-depth knowledge of operating systems configuration (RHEL, Windows 10, Windows Server 2016)
  • Experience securing and operating virtualization technologies (VMware, vSphere, ESXi 6.0)
  • Experience using vulnerability scanning tools (ACAS, SCAP, RETINA, WASP, SECSCAN)
  • Experience implementing audit reduction tool (Splunk)
  • Experience using endpoint security products 

Keywords: Cyber Security Engineer, RHEL, Windows, VMware, vSphere, WASP, Splunk, Endpoint Security, McAfee, Top Secret Clearance

Job ID: 329836

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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