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IT Cyber Security Specialist

MKS2 Technologies
Remote, OR
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

MKS2 Technologies, LLC, an award-winning high growth small business, creates innovative and customer-centric technology solutions in the areas of Cyber Security, Instructional Design and Training, Software Engineering and IT Support Services to improve the security and well-being of our clients. Our commitment to excellence and our "Mission First" orientation has resulted in steady growth and an expanding client base across government agencies. We have employees nationwide and for the past three consecutive years were named one of the fastest growing Veteran-owned companies in the nation. Please take a moment to browse through our website and learn more about what it means to serve with MKS2.

As an IT Cyber Security Specialist on our project, you'll work as a remote team member as part of a vulnerability remediation project supporting a government entity. You will be scanning systems at various facilities, identifying vulnerabilities and applying patches and updates to bring systems and applications within compliance of government standards. You'll establish a working relationship with your assigned site leadership to assist in keeping systems compliant as well as preparing for OIG inspections. You'll analyze problem areas and opportunities for improvement in a mission-critical network. You'll be able to combine your technical experience with communication skills as you turn metrics into information and communicate their meaning. 

Location: Fully Remote
Salary: $52-57k
Clearance Requirement: Ability to obtain (US Citizenship required)

You Have:

  • B.A. or B.S. degree in Computer Science, Electronics Engineering or other engineering or technical discipline is required, or a total of 8 years of IT experience in lieu of education
  • Experience in MS patching utilizing SCCM and other tools
  • Experience with conducting routine system administration tasks and logging data in SharePoint sites
  • Experience working with Excel spreadsheets
  • Knowledge of networking scanning and vulnerability identification
  • Ability to troubleshoot problems and issues identified by customers and implement corrective actions
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with the ServiceNow ticketing system a plus
  • Experience with the DoD
  • Experience with network scanning tools such as NESSUS
  • Public Trust Clearance

As a COVID 19 consideration, all MKS2 teammates are required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 and must provide documentation of complete vaccination status OR an approved exemption from our HR Department.

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: MKS2 Technologies is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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