Cybersecurity IT Specialist in Aberdeen, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 3/17/2020

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    Aberdeen, MD
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Job Description

Are you looking for the next step in your Cyber Security career? Do you have a passion for technology? Come join our team as a Cyber Security IT Specialist and discover the possibilities!

We're seeking a technically skilled, highly knowledgeable Cyber Security Engineer to join our team and provide both knowledge and experience relating to cyber security tactics, software, and risk assessment.

Our ideal candidate will possess at least 5+ years of experience working hands-on with vulnerability scanning, developing solutions for identified risks, and the ability to asssess and implement secured environments across a wide range of operating systems. Strong abilities in one or more scripting languages is highly desirable. You should also have extensive knowledge relating to application security.

In this role, you will do more than evaluate potential risks. You will be a resource to your team, providing information and actionable plans for technological changes and development.

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

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Cyber Security, Computer Engineering, Information Systems, or a related field
  • 5+ years of experience working directly with Cyber Security technologies including monitoring tools, firewalls, scanning tools, and similar
  • Demonstrated expertise in the Risk Management Framework, as well as both NIST And FISMA standards
  • All candidates must be able to meet IAT Level II certification
  • Active Secret (or higher) clearance is required
Keywords: Cybersecurity, Linux, DoD, secret clearance 

Job ID: 334765

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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