Cybersecurity Engineer

Core Group
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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10 + Years Experience

Company: Core Group
Skills: IT - Programming & Database
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US

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Job Title

Cybersecurity Engineer


Washington D.C.


Job Summary:

This role will develop and apply cybersecurity for the U.S. Navy and other commercial customers by providing expertise.



  • Support cybersecurity initiatives with research and development and program development
  • Develop customer solutions, system artifacts and security controls.




  • U.S. Citizen
  • Have at least a Bachelor's degree in Information Technology
  • At least 10 years of experience in Cybersecurity Engineering
  • DoD 8140/8570 Approved Certification, CISSP or CISM are preferred and PMP is a plus.
  • Have Knowledge of :
    • Knowledge of:
      • DoD security requirements, including DISA STIGs, SRGs, and IA tools.
      • NIST publications, such as, SP 800-37, 800-53, and 800-171.
      • NIST 800-53 to support cyber frameworks, such as CSF and RMF.
      • Identifying and troubleshooting complex cyber issues within a system or functional enclaves.
      • Maritime cybersecurity supply chain risk management.
      • Programming and scripting languages.
    • Experience in:
      • Developing Vulnerability Management, Security Assessment and Incident Response Plans.
      • Use of hardware, software, services, and processes necessary to develop cyber solutions.
      • Leading the design, development, integration, testing, and deployment of systems.
      • Developing and submitting A&A packages using Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service eMASS or a similar tool.
      • Working with the U.S. Department of Navy, SPAWAR, NAVSEA, NSWC, NUWC, or USCG
      • SCADA, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), and digital/analog sensors.
      • Identifying emerging security technologies to develop approaches to industry challenges.
      • Lead meetings, developing estimates, responding to cybersecurity RFPs, RFIs, RFQs, etc.
    • Familiarity with:
      • Navy's CYBERSAFE initiative and IATA Defense-in-Depth Functional Implementation Architecture (DFIA).
      • Shipping organizations e.g. International Maritime Organization (IMO) and Lloyd's Register.
  • Required Personal Attributes:
    • Strong organizational skills, attention to details and the ability to work in a fast-paced matrixed environment.
    • Proven ability working independently and collaboratively in a multidisciplinary environment.
    • Strong oral and written communication skills and experience delivering presentations to customers, stakeholders and senior leadership.