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Cyber Security Engineer

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Apex Systems
Location
San Antonio, Texas, United States
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If interested and think you qualify, please send updated resume to with the best time to follow up with a call Cyber Security Engineer Location Fort Sam Houston Contract type 2 year contract Performs Computer Security Incident Response activities for a large organization, coordinates with other government agencies to record and report incidents. Monitor and analyze Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) to identify security issues for remediation. Recognizes potential, successful, and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises thorough reviews and analyses of relevant event detail and summary information. Evaluate firewall change requests and assess organizational risk. Communicates alerts to agencies regarding intrusions and compromises to their network infrastructure, applications and operating systems. Assists with implementation of counter-measures or mitigating controls. Ensures the integrity and protection of networks, systems, and applications by technical enforcement of organizational security policies, through monitoring of vulnerability scanning devices. Performs periodic and on-demand system audits and vulnerability assessments, including user accounts, application access, file system and external Web integrity scans to determine compliance. Prepares incident reports of analysis methodology and results. Serves as a technical team or task leader. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned. Participates in special projects as required. Skills Experience Possess working knowledge of Assessment and Authorization practices within DoDI8510.01, ICD 503, CNSSI 1253, and the Risk Management Framework (RMF) process including various security tools (ACAS, HBSS, etc). Knowledge of data security administration principles, methods, and techniques Familiarity with domain structures, user authentication, and digital signatures Understanding of DHSDoD policies and procedures, including FIPS 199, FIPS 200, NIST 800-53, DHS 4300A SSH and other applicable policies Certification(s) Computing Environment (CE) Certification as determined by the Program Manager is required prior to support on contract Required Security Environment Certification CASP CE, Associate of (ISC)2, CISSP, or equivalent Security Clearance TSSCI required Additional Candidates must be willing and able to attain a CI Polygraph for certain positions as determined by the contract High School DiplomaGED with 14 years of related experience, or Associate's Degree with 12 years of experience, or Bachelor's Degree with 10 years of experience, or Master's Degree with 8 years of experience If interested and think you qualify, please send updated resume to with the best time to follow up with a call EEO Employer Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or

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