• Cyber Security Engineer II (Dugway Proving Ground, UT)

    Job ID 2018-1670
    Job Locations
    US-UT-Salt Lake City
    IT: Administrator / Analyst / Architect / Engineer
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    NCI is a leading provider of enterprise solutions and services to U.S. defense, intelligence, health and civilian government agencies. Coupled with a refined focus on strategic partnerships, we are successfully bridging the gap between commercial best practices and mission-critical government processes. Core competencies include:

    • Artificial intelligence
    • Agile digital transformation
    • Advanced analytics
    • Hyperconverged infrastructure solutions
    • Cyber security and information assurance
    • Fraud, waste and abuse
    • Engineering and logistics


    NCI has been designated a 2018 Military Friendly Employer by MilitaryFriendly.com 


    Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, NCI has approximately 2,000 employees operating at more than 100 locations worldwide.


    NCI: As a Cyber Security Engineer, you will perform Risk Management Framework (RMF) related activities including Security Control Assessments (SCA) and assisting system owners in the transition to RMF compliance. In assuming this position, you will be a critical contributor to meeting NCI's mission: To deliver innovative, cost-effective solutions and services that enable our customers to rapidly adapt to dynamic environments. This position is located in Dugway, UT; relocation assistance, while not guaranteed, may be available.

    Highlights of Responsibilities
    • Assesses 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.


    • Current/active Secret clearance.
    • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field, or an Associate's degree/Technical Diploma and
    • IAT III certification required.(CISSP preferred)
    • 2-7 years of related experience in the fields of security engineering, cyber security, or Information Assurance.


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