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Information Systems Security Engineer - Tenable / Nessus Job
SAIC | Washington, DC
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Information Systems Security Engineer - Tenable / Nessus (Job Number:428889)

Description:



SAIC is looking for an INFORMATION SYSTEMS SECURITY ENGINEER to join our Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) team in Washington, DC.

Job Description

Security Engineers on our team provides technical leadership to the Information Security team enhancing the PBGC Information Technology Infrastructure.

Responsibilities include gathering and analyzing security specific requirements, identifying gaps in the security architecture and developing solutions to best address any identified gaps, performing root cause analysis on any operational security issue, function as an information security risk manager, and serve as a security subject matter expert for PBGC's operational security program.

Qualifications:
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

- Bachelor's degree plus five (5) years of related IT, information security, and/or systems engineering experience, or additional four (4) years in lieu of Bachelor's degree.

SECURITY CLEARANCE:

- All candidates for consideration must be eligible to obtain a US Public Trust security clearance.

REQUIRED SKILLS:

- The successful candidate must have significant familiarity with IT infrastructures, including a variety of networks, servers, and databases.
- The candidate must have 3 years of experience working with one or more of the following tools: Support engineers possess excellent knowledge of security assessment, vulnerability management and compliance auditing capabilities along with the drive to rapidly learn the newest technologies.
- The Technical Support Engineer provides support for Tenable's entire product suite; including Nessus, SecurityCenter, Log Correlation Engine.
- Questions come from a wide variety of sources including customers who need help
- Serves as the primary liaison between the customer and Tenable for technical related issues
- Analyze and clarify customer technical inquiries
- Analyzing vulnerability scan results, system audits, and log events
- Troubleshoot and resolve software issues Must have strong communication skills and a solid understanding of IT Security concepts to include vulnerability & patch management, security operations, Incident Management and Incident response.
- The candidate must be able to work with other team members and groups, work with competing priorities, and possess strong customer focus.
- Prior experience in a Security Operation Center (SOC) or SOC leadership experience is a plus.

DESIRED SKILLS:

- Background in systems engineering, requirements analysis and synthesis. Vulnerability Management and Vulnerability Scanners, . Relevant security certifications (CISSP, CISSP- ISSEP, CISSP-ISSAP, GSEC, etc.), certification and accreditation experience, familiarity with NIST and federal standards such as OMB & FISMA.

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SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Jul 6, 2017, 1:27:26 PM
Primary Location: United States-DC-WASHINGTON
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

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