College Park, MD 20740
Engility is recruiting for a highly capable Sr. IT Security Engineer who enjoys security work and possesses both a deep and wide expertise in the information security, awareness and assurance domains supporting one of our programs for the FDA. The ideal candidate will be required to provide support for, coordinate with and when needed, assist the Scientific Computing Engineering Team to ensure the confidentiality, integrity and accessibility of systems, information and data within the scientific computing environment is hardened against known and emerging vulnerabilities. Implement and maintain required security patch requirements and establish a solidified Network Security Management Program for all major operating systems that will not interfere with data acquisition, analytics or extended computations, (no arbitrary reboots in the middle of operationally committed timeframes). In addition, provide expert support and guidance to ensure that all identified workstation and server security weaknesses are routinely mitigated based on analysis from appropriate scan. You will make things more secure by protecting system boundaries, keeping computer systems and network devices hardened against attacks and securing highly sensitive data. Qualified candidates will have a background in security and systems engineering. Candidate should be a good team player. Occasionally travel to remote centers is required (within USA)
Primary Duties and Responsibilities to include, but not limited to:
This position does require the individual to obtain an FDA public trust clearance in order to start, but we will process for the right individual.
Typical Duties and Responsibilities: