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Scientific Research Corp

Principal Engineer

Post Date:Jan 02, 2018Type:Full-Time
Start Date:1/2/2018Salary:
Location:US-AL-Huntsville Job Reference:5000275457306

Job Description:
Scientific Research Corporation is an advanced information technology engineering company that provides innovative products and services to government and private industry, as well as independent institutions. At the core of our capabilities is a seasoned team of highly skilled engineers and scientists with multidisciplinary backgrounds. This team is challenged daily to provide cutting edge technology solutions to our clients. PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Leads the definition of system security test requirements, including but not limited to the authorization boundary, security domains, classification of data, etc
• Collects, correlates, and analyzes various threat intelligence sources in order to provide operational recommendations for threat testing actions, quantitative risk rational to assist decision making at key leadership positions, and resource allocation
• Design the security interfaces, security interconnections, and the trust relationship between system components and external systems
• Implement system security designs using commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS), government-off-the-shelf (GOTS), and open-source hardware and software
• Oversees the hardening and configuration systems and system components in accordance with various Federal, Department of Defense (DoD), and Intelligence Community (IC) guidance
• Coordinates security assessments to identify security control failures and recommend corrective actions. Develops and delivers complex technical presentations to high level technical management and customers. May help lead major program test and/or design tests and other major activities
• Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of threat testing requirements and customer requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints
• Integrates new means of creating unified and sharing full spectrum cyber threat intelligence that relates to meaningful and realistic threat integration/testing
• Provides functional and technical guidance to lower level employees. Typically provides leadership and technical direction for a project team or cell
• Actively seeks new business opportunities in related technical areas. Identifies new customers and/or develops additional tasking with existing customers Scientific Research Corporation offers a competitive salary, an extensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages excellence. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Scientific Research Corporation is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer that does not discriminate in employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status. FILLING THIS POSITION IS CONTINGENT UPON FUNDING MINIMUM SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS:
• This job requires a minimum of a Master's degree and eight years work related experience or a Ph.D. and five years work related experience in a relevant technical discipline or an equivalent combination of education and experience
• Performing work in this job's occupational field requires experience with cyber threat testing and intelligence
• In relation to other jobs in the same function, this job requires an advanced level of proficiency to apply broad knowledge and experience
• This job may provide direction/leadership to others as a lead or technical specialist
• The primary or most necessary skills required for this position are communication, team building, craft, and vocational skills
• Other important skill areas include artistic, manual, and technical writing skills DESIRED SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS:
• Ability and experience in performing analysis of actions from full spectrum cyber threat teams
• Ability to perform trade off analysis in threat scenarios
• Experience with physical and network based threat methodologies and tools
• Experience with Intelligence Analysis process
• Desired certifications include one or more of the following: Certified Ethical Hacker; CISSP, OSCP THIS POSITION REQUIRES AN ACTIVE DoD TS/SCI CLEARANCE Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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