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Cyber Security Project Engineer

Avid Technology Professionals
Herndon, Virginia, United States
TS/Deadline for resume Submission:2/24/:00 AMThe Client requires a Cyber Security expert to perform and support penetration testing activities to target, assess, exploit, and report risks and vulnerabilities of information systems. The intent is to provide senior decision makers with actionable data to make strategic investment decisions.Work Requirement:The Candidate shall document all identified system risks, planned test procedures taken, and test results.The Candidate shall perform analyses of vulnerabilities identified during testing.The Candidate shall review program-level documentation (e.g., requirements specification, system architecture, design documents, test plans, security plans, etc.).The Candidate shall recommend changes to program-level documentation with an eye to reducing system vulnerabilities.The Candidate shall create and document penetration testing plans and procedures.The Candidate shall use approved penetration testing plans and procedures to conduct hands-on penetration testing.The Candidate shall analyze test results, document risks, and recommend countermeasures to uncovered risks. The Candidate shall research, evaluate, and develop Information Security policies and guidance.The Candidate shall participate in or lead technical exchange meetings and application review boards.The Candidate shall document action items and results from technical exchange meetings and application review boards.The Candidate shall brief management on the status of action items and/or results of activities.OPTIONAL SKILLS: Demonstrated experience participating in public and private information security groups and organizations Demonstrated experience communicating vulnerability results and risk posture to senior executives Demonstrated experience researching, evaluating, and developing security policies and guidance Demonstrated experience performing complex technical tasks with minimal direction A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, or other related scientific or technical discipline One or more of the relevant certifications: a. Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)b. Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)c. Global Information Assurance Certification Penetration Tester (GPEN) About Avid Technology Professionals Avid Technology Professionals, LLC (ATP) is a premiere provider of software and systems engineering, and acquisition program management services for the community. ATP is actively seeking to pursue contract opportunities with other departments and agencies in the federal government, in state governments, and in the commercial sectors. Delivered by seasoned experts in the IT field, ATP solutions adeptly address the IT concerns manifesting in both the federal and commercial sectors. Employee Benefits The ATP Employee Benefits package includes: A Supportive and Equitable Working Environment that is both Stimulating and Challenging Competitive Hourly Salary Unique Employee Success Sharing Program that allows ATP employees to Share in Company's Successes Automatic Approved Overtime (as long as contract permits) Retirement Pay (401K); 100% company paid, immediately vested with Profit-Sharing Component Company Medical Coverage Plans - HMO, Open Access, PPO plans Company Dental Plan - widely accepted, comprehensive, and flexible Progressive Overtime Policy Flexible Spending Account benefit Lucrative Referral Bonus Policy Holiday Scheduling that Coincides with Government Holidays Robust Professional Expenses & Training Program Computer Allowance Internet Allowance Short and Long Term Disability Life Insurance On TWITTER

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