Cybersecurity Engineer III

  • AUSGAR Technologies, Inc.
  • Jul 09, 2018
Full time Government Information Technology Defense Contractor/ National Defense

Job Description

Job Description:

As a growing Department of Defense Contractor, AUSGAR Technologies is expanding its workforce and has a NEW OPENING for a Cybersecurity Engineer III.

This position provides Cybersecurity Engineering, DIACAP/RMF, and Cross Domain Solution (CDS) Certification & Accreditation (C&A) support for a Science and Technology (S&T) Unmanned Systems program.  

The candidate’s responsibility is to assist in the management of Cybersecurity activities to include C&A, Information Assurance, Security Engineering, CDS accreditations, operations and test of developmental technologies.

Specific tasks include:

  • Designs, implements, and remediates system-wide cybersecurity requirements.
  • Translate user and systems requirements into technical specifications and assist in solutions development.
  • Install, configure, maintain, and manage servers, workstations, virtual environment, communication systems, and encryption devices.
  • Generate and/or update cybersecurity related documentation. Ensures that supporting artifacts, test results, and eMASS are complete in support of RMF Assessment & Authorization (A&A) approval.
  • Generate systems architecture presentation in support of program reviews and approval activities.
  • Review, edit, and/or generate CDS documentation and artifacts in support of CDS accreditation process.
  • Document and update systems build, installation, and operations procedures/manuals.
  • Participate in collaboration meetings with Echelon II, Navy CA, DAA/NAO, CDTAB, and DSAWG as required.
  • Perform security lockdowns on DoD systems IAW STIGs, SRG, and DoD/NIST checklists.
  • Generate waiver and justification papers to support systems architecture and security approvals.

Total Years of Related Experience for Position: 5-9 Years of cyber engineering experience and at least 8 years of IT/CS experience

Job Requirements:        

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent and 3-5 years of Cybersecurity experience.
  • 5-9 Years of cyber engineering experience, and at least 8 years of IT/CS experience.
  • DoD 8140 Cyberspace Workforce Level II certification required.
  • Security+ certification.
  • CCNP and Linux+ preferred or must be able to obtain within one year.
  • Knowledge of applicable DoD, NSA, DISA, and NIST policies and guidance.
  • Hands-on IT systems security implementation experience, good working knowledge of Linux/Unix Operating Systems, Windows Operating System, virtual systems, routers, firewalls, and related infrastructure devices.
  • Knowledge DoD security tools such as ACAS, SCAP, STIG Viewer, Checklists, HBSS.
  • Experience in technical, analytical, and troubleshooting skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work with teams in various time zones.
  • Some travel required (15%).
  • TS/SCI clearance required.

An essential qualification for this position is successfully obtaining a Secret security clearance issued by the Federal Government, which may require successful completion of a background check.





Jiro Yamamoto 

Team C