• Security Engineer

    Job Locations US-VA-Lorton
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(12/4/2018 9:09 AM)
    # of Openings
    Information Technology
  • Responsibilities

    IOMAXIS is seeking a system security engineer, who enjoys security work and possesses both deep and wide expertise in the security space. You will work as part of dynamic team keeping computer systems and network devices hardened against attacks and securing information systems. Qualified candidates will have a background in security or systems engineering.


    What You Will Be Doing

    • Engineer, implement and monitor security measures for the protection of computer systems and networks
    • Work closely with the Chief Systems Engineer and Information System Security Officer (ISSO) to maintain the system’s security posture
    • Work with Chief Systems Engineer to build asset repositories and asset scan policies
    • Develop technical solutions and new security tools to help mitigate security vulnerabilities and automate repeatable tasks
    • Implement tools to assist in detection, prevention and analysis of security threats
    • Implement a comprehensive scanning strategy to identify vulnerabilities and confirm remediation
    • Automate security testing
    • Provide certification and accreditation support and RMF based continuous monitoring support
    • Configure and execute Nessus vulnerability and compliance scans
    • Ensure traceability of all vulnerabilities from raw assessment results to a system POA&M
    • Conduct vulnerability analysis to support mitigation and residual risk determination
    • Provide guidance and recommendations for continuous monitoring technologies, leveraging current available technologies and recommending solutions to address gaps


    • Minimum of 5 years of related experience
    • Proven work experience as a system security engineer or information security engineer
    • Experience building and executing Nessus scans
    • Experience working with DISA Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs)
    • Knowledge of Windows, Linux operating system environment and scripting skills
    • Thorough understanding of the latest security principles, techniques, and protocols
    • Problem solving skills and ability to work under pressure
    • Detailed oriented
    • Strong organizational skills and an ability to stay focused while managing multiple tasks concurrently.
    • Possess working knowledge of the DoD CS policy requirements set forth in DoDI 8500.01, “Cybersecurity,” and DoDI 8510.01, “Risk Management Framework (RMF) for DoD Information Technology,”


    • Secret clearance is required. Must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret/Sensitive Compartmented Information (TS/SCI) clearance. Must be a U.S. Citizen


    WHY IOMAXIS:  Unleash your potential and make a dramatic impact! 


    Over the past 10 years, IOMAXIS has advanced the state of Cyber RDT&E by bringing together the best software, hardware, and communications experts in the industry to help Federal agencies and organizations develop critical solutions for difficult missions around the globe.  Today, we’re proud to say the most important Federal clients rely on our solutions to perform their missions by developing solutions faster, reducing complexity, cutting costs, and providing a profound level of innovation. IOMAXIS helps our customers deliver exceptional value to their client, America and its people.  IOMAXIS leads the industry in developing superior services and technologies, delivering actionable capabilities and insight— right when customers need it most. 


    IOMAXIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.




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