Actalent is hiring a Cyber Security Engineer for a large Aerospace/DoD company located in Syracuse, NY. Position offers full time benefits, paid vacation, paid holidays, and OT pay. Work schedule offers flexibility (company works 4/10s, every Friday off). Please apply with an updated resume. Qualifications: + Linux System Administration experience or certifications desired + Experience and/or certifications in Cyber Security, Computer Science or Information Assurance + Knowledge of NIST Special Publication 800-53 desired + Familiarity with IA-related topics specific to gov't contracting and RHEL (7 and 8, specifically) and Windows to a lesser extent (STIG/Network-based IA scans) + Candidates must have at least an active DOD security clearance at secret level + Security+ Cert Desired: + Bash scripting experience + System integration experience (embedded software systems) + DoD 8570 Responsibilities: + The Cyber Information Assurance Engineers will have experience with application software, operating systems, networking, cyber vulnerability, security principles, and design for information assurance. + Perform duties as necessary to harden Linux OS for target application + Apply patches to 3rd party software to address cyber vulnerability issues + Conduct tests as appropriate to ensure that the patches and hardening perform as expected About Actalent: Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We're supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions. The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.