Cyber Security Professional
Serco - Reston, VA

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Job Description

Serco, Inc. is a leading provider of professional, technology and management solutions to the Federal government in the areas of national security & intelligence, human capital management, IT & professional services and engineering and logistics. We advise, design, integrate and deliver solutions that transform how clients achieve their missions.

Headquartered in Reston, VA, Serco, Inc. has approximately 9,000 employees with annual revenue of $1.5 billion and is part of a $5 billion global business that has helped transform government and public services around the world. Serco recognizes that our employees are our most valuable asset. Our successes directly relate to our employees. At Serco, we listen, respect and support our employees and through continuous training, development and information-sharing, we advance talent internally, enhancing career growth and progression which enables not only our employees to excel but enables our customers to excel as well. Our employees personally can make a difference. It is not just a job at Serco: at Serco, we offer career opportunities. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team.

Currently, Serco, Inc. has the need for qualified information assurance and cyber security professionals to work in our rapidly expanding programs in cyber assurance, engineering, assurance, operations, and workforce development. At Serco, we value our Cyber Center of Excellence, and provide the resources, professional development, and challenging assignments that demonstrate our commitment to meeting the challenges in protecting our country's critical infrastructure and national security. We seek individuals who share our passion in providing a secure cyber environment for our clients' critical missions.

Serco Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce (M/F/D/V).

This is not an active open position. Serco Inc. is using this posting for the purpose of building a pipeline of interested candidates for future anticipated positions with our company.

Required Skills

A college degree in a technical field with a minimum of 1 year of Cyber Security experience is required or no degree with a minimum of 6 years of Cyber Security experience.
Background in information security, information assurance, and/or cyber security for information systems, including: security policies & procedures, threat identification, risk assessment, vulnerability analysis, security architecture, system security requirements, secure system design and development, software assurance, application security, technical security assessments, security testing, independent verification & validation, penetration testing, incident response, network and/or server forensics.
Knowledge and use of security technologies, including identification & authentication mechanisms, access control, network security appliances, VPNs, network and host based intrusion detection/prevention, anti-malware, security event management, PKI, data cryptography, network security protocols, and cross domain solutions.
Certification and accreditation process for the Federal government (FISMA/NIST), DoD (DITSCAP/DIACAP), or NSA/CSS (NISCAP)
Knowledge and use of security assessment tools, including Nessus, Retina, Tripwire, ISS, DISA gold disks, Snort,ethereal/wireshark, forensics tools.
Development of exploits of operating systems, networks, and/or personal computer/mobile devices; Analysis and reverse engineering of code.
Development and delivery of cyber workforce and end-user training and awareness
Any of the following professional certifications preferred are highly desired: CISSP, Security+, SANS GSEC, GSLC (and others), CEH, CAP, CISA, or other industry-recognized security certifications.

Required Experience

Experience in applying any of the aforementioned skills in a Federal, DoD, and/or IC environment is required.
Technical leadership qualities highly desired, including the ability towork in an integrated team and provide subject matter expertise, advice, and solutions that are cost-effective and risk-managed for our clients.
Experience in performing activities and developing documentation (e.g. System Security Plans, SRTM, STEs, SAPs, Risk Assessments, Continuous Monitoring) that support the C&A process is sought after
Experience in IAVM/IAVA in a DoD environment is sought after
Experience in CND/CNA and cyber operations in an IC environment is sought after

Several positions require current U.S. government security clearances, some including TS/SCI with poly. Applicants must be U.S citizens.

Job Location

Reston, VA US

Position Type


Firm or Contingent
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