Senior Cybersecurity Engineer


in Fort Huachuca, AZ

The Senior Cyber Security Engineer performs Risk Management Framework (RMF) related activities including Security Control Assessments (SCA) and assisting system owners in the transition to RMF compliance


Highlights of Responsibilities:

  • Leads a team of other engineers and analysts assessing DoD Information Systems against the RMF security controls IAW DoDI 8500, DoDI 8510 and NIST SP 800-53
  • Develops and reviews for compliance documentation such as Configuration Management Plans, Network Infrastructure Plans, Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Plans, and all supporting policies in support of RMF A&A activities
  • Effectively performs interviews of technical Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) as well as non-technical management personnel to ascertain the security posture of an IT system
  • Identifies mitigating controls for identified risks and proposes additional mitigation strategies for identified vulnerabilities
  • Evaluates a wide array of IT devices for Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) compliance using ACAS/ Nessus, SCAP Compliance Checker, and manual checklist reviews.  This includes Windows, Solaris, and Red Hat Linux servers and desktops, routers, switches, firewalls, IDS, etc.
  • Applies STIGs to a variety of devices to ensure compliance
  • Experience with eMASS and a strong understanding of the CNSS 1253 CCIs
  • Authors government deliverables such as the SAR, RMF recommendation memorandum, etc.



  • CISSP or CASP required (CISSP preferred)
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field.
  • Current/active Secret clearance or the ability to obtain one
  • 7-10 years of related experience in the fields of security engineering, cyber security, or Information Assurance
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