Cyber Security Specialist in West McLean, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 3/13/2020

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Job Description

Our industry-leading client is seeking a talented Cyber Security Specialist to work with them in McLean, VA.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen with the ability to obtain an active Secret clearance.

Responsibilities of the Cyber Security Specialist:
  • Act as a technical SME in cybersecurity
  • Perform design, testing, and implementation of systems 
  • Execute threat and vulnerability assessment to ensure the security of systems
  • Implement relevant government policy and ensure compliance such as formal Security Testing and Evaluation
  • Perform incident response, digital forensics, loss prevention, and eDiscovery operations
Requirements of the Cyber Security Specialist:
  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field
  • At least 9 years of experience in a similar role
  • Prior experience with DoD cyber security 
  • Experience working in the healthcare industry and knowledge of health terminology
  • Ability to undergo a NARA Background Investigation
Keywords: Cyber Security Specialist, DoD, cybersecurity

Job ID: 335599

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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