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Junior Cyber Security Engineer in Vienna, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 12/3/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Vienna, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

Our client is a premier technology integrator with approximately 33,000 employees worldwide. With a strong commitment to supporting programs of national importance, our client is able to help solve our country’s most significant problems. They are currently looking for a Junior Cyber Security Engineer to join their incredible team.

This position has a great benefit package that includes Medical, Dental and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance for those who qualify.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be able to obtain a Public Trust Clearance.

Responsibilities of the Junior Cyber Security Engineer:

  • Regularly check security tools to ensure operability
  • Analyze change requests and work on escalated tickets
  • Research trends and threats that may impact network security
  • Under direction, plan, design, and implement security measures 
  • Ensure systems security is maintained and hardened 

Requirements of the Junior Cyber Security Engineer:

  • At least 2 years of networking or IT security experience
  • Familiarity with security solutions, including firewalls and IDS
  • Experience with vulnerability scanning, anti-virus, and malware analysis
  • Strong time management and multi-tasking abilities
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Clear communication skills
  • Excellent report writing abilities

Keywords: Junior Cyber Security Engineer, Network Security, Firewalls, IDS, Vulnerability Scanning, Malware Analysis, Public Trust Clearance

Job ID: 313827

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 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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