Cybersecurity Engineer

Cyber Security
00053082 Requisition #
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MITRE’s Defensive Operations department is seeking creative people that can apply their skills to help turn the tide in favor of the defender.


We are currently seeking a Lead Cybersecurity Engineer to assess potential and operational Sponsor DCO capabilities as well as to develop, improve, and evaluate TTPs to detect and respond to Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs). Specific skills/capabilities required to meet immediate sponsor requirements are:

* Demonstrated cyber operations expertise

* Technical leadership acumen

* Hands-on assessment experience

* In-depth understanding of Red and Blue Team activities

Desired skills include:

* Software development experience (Python/ Perl, Ruby, or C#)

* Experience with Threat Hunting processes and tools, including: NESSUS, FTK or Encase, rekall or Volatility, Redline or GRR, log file analysis, incident response, malware analysis

* Experience using Detection and Analytic processes and tools, including: NIDS/NIPS, HIDS/HIPS, SIEMs, Bro/Zeek, Suricata, Sysmon, Splunk, Elasticsearch, Kibana, Logstash, Wireshark/Tshark/TCPdump

* Experience with DevOps processes and tools, including: Automation/Orchestration/Virtualization capabilities

* Relevant Industry Certifications, such as: CISSP, CEH, OSCP, Windows Administration (MCSA/MCSE), Linux Administration (RHCSA, RHCSE, LPIC), VMWare (VCA)


A TS//SCI clearance is required for this position.

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