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Cloud Security Engineer

Skilled Hire LLC Vienna, VA

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Job type: Full time

Work Location: Remote and Rockville, MD only on a Need-to Basis.

Work Authorization: US Citizenship or Permanent Resident is required due to the requirements of the project.

Purpose: Full time position with an Award-winning Government Technology Solutions provider looking to expand team for a five year Government project. 

  • Oversee and manage Vulnerability Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation. Closely collaborate with Developer and Operations team and drive issue resolution.
  • Oversee application static and dynamic scanning activities in conjunction with regression testing.
  • Manage the business processes to ensure all vulnerabilities are remediated within the required 30 (Critical/High), 60 (Moderate), and 90 (Low) days.
  • Assist with obtaining ATO and to prepare for federal audit process. Create technical and managerial level reports and risk assessments for Cloud based applications and infrastructure.
  • Assist operations team with designing external penetration testing and in monitoring the implementation of required security hardening activities (Intrusion, Baseline creation, etc.)
  • Challenge the completeness and validity of given IT management and security-specific procedures and processes with the intent to offer suggestions that enhance and improve them.
  • Attend ORR and TRR review meetings representing Security Team and report on identified release security weaknesses and their remediation status.
  • Assist Security team in supporting HHS OIG audits (A123, CFO Act), the SOC1 audit, and various agency security and compliance 'data calls'.
Required Qualifications:
  • 5+ years of experience in including developing, deploying and securing cloud-based environments.
  • 3 years of experience with Burp Suite, Zap, Seeker, and Nessus scanning tools.
  • Knowledge of the NIST guidelines, FISMA and FISCAM requirements and current with security related OMB mandates.
  • Experience with zero trust architecture model is desired.
  • Deep technical knowledge of AWS environments is highly desired with the capability and passion for quickly learning new tools. 
  • Previous experience performing Penetration Testing is desired.
  • Ability to work well with senior executives, and work efficiently in a multi-team environment.
Summary of Benefits:
  • 401(k) – 3.5% company match with immediate vesting.
  • 3 Weeks of Paid Time Off.
  • 10 Paid Federal Holidays.
  • Health Insurance.
  • Company paid Life Insurance – 100% company paid ($100,000 Life Insurance Coverage).
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance (AD&D) - 100% company paid.
  • Long-Term Disability Coverage – 100% company paid.
  • Short-Term Disability Coverage - 100% company paid.
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA Plan).
  • Performance and Goal Management with Annual Merit Increases.
  • Employee Referral Bonus Program.
  • Employee Recognition Program and Service Awards.
  • Professional Training Support

Skilled Hire LLC


Vienna, VA
22182 USA


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