KEYW Corporation

Security Engineer

4 months ago(9/18/2017 3:45 PM)
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KeyW Corp is seeking a Cybersecurity Engineer to join our team. This position is located in Charleston, SC. Qualified candidates must have an active Secret Clearance.


The Cybersecurity Engineer works under general supervision, providing solutions to technical problems of junior level to moderate scope/complexity.




On a day to day basis, the Cybersecurity Engineer will:

  • Work with topics related to Cybersecurity in support of Navy and Marine Corps customers.
  • Conduct Information Assurance compliance testing using automated tools (SPAWAR SCAP Compliance Checker, DISA ACAS/Nessus Professional, Customized Scripts), and manual test cases (DISA STIGs and SRGs)
  • Document the results of testing in standardized test artifacts.
  • Perform data consolidation and analysis on test results based on NIST Risk Assessment methodology (SP 800-30 rev 1)
  • Present the results of the data analysis through formal reporting – both written and verbal.
  • Assist in the development process of automated scripts for compliance testing



All candidates must:

  • Have experience with DoD or Federal compliance testing methodologies
  • Have at least 1 year of working experience with:
    • Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • Be be proficent with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint office products
  • Meet DoD 8570.1 at the minimum level of IAT II within six months of employment
  • Be willing to travel up to 25%. 
  • Meet minimum education/experience requirements (below)

Minimum education/ experience requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in CS, CSE, CSET, IT, IA, CIS, MIS or Sciences with at least 2 years of related work experience
  • 4+ years' experience will be considered in lieu of degree.

Clearance Requirement: This position requires a Secret security clearance, based on current background investigation. 


KeyW is an EEO employer. We are committed to providing fair and equal employment consideration, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.


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About the Organization

KeyW is a pure-play national security solutions provider for the Intelligence, Cyber and Counterterrorism Communities' toughest challenges. We support the collection, processing, analysis and dissemination of information across the full spectrum of their missions. We employ and challenge more than 2,000 of the most talented professionals in the industry with solving such complex problems as preventing cyber threats, transforming data into intelligence and combating global terrorism. 


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