19 days old

Lead Cyber Engineer

Hampton, VA
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MITRE's Cyber Infrastructure Department is seeking a lead cyber engineer to provide direct support to Air Combat Command (ACC) A2/3/5/6. The successful candidate will work directly with the ACC to develop Network Operations (NetOps) and Offensive/Defensive Cyber Operations (OCO/DCO) requirements that will shape Cyber as a warfighting domain and protect and defend the AF network from intrusion and attack.

Key Functions:

  • Evaluate the effectiveness of deployed DCO tools and define cyber requirements to enhance cyber weapon system capabilities.
  • Leverage security frameworks to evaluate defensive cyber security measures and recommend improvements based on gap analyses.
  • Develop Concept of Operations (CONOPS) in support of new and existing cyber operations missions (DoDIN Operations, OCO/DCO).
  • Perform engineering analysis of evolving cyber technologies. Recommend opportunities for future use.

Desired Skills:

  • An understanding of advanced cyber threats targeting enterprises, along with the tools, tactics, and procedures used by those threats
  • Knowledge of Computer Network Exploitation, Computer Network Attack, and Computer Network Defense tools and techniques
  • Experience building, managing, or performing daily analytic tasks within Cyber Security Operations Centers or Cyber Incident Response Teams
  • Applicants must be able to obtain and maintain a TS security clearance
  • Familiarity with NIST SP 800-37, NIST SP 800-53 r4, and DISA STIG
  • OSCP, CEH, GCIH, CISSP or equivalent certification.


Minimum Qualifications:

BS and 8 years of relevant experience 


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