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Job Id:

27537

Job Category:

Cyber Security & Information Assurance

Job Location:

Reston, VA  20170

Security Clearance:

No Clearance

Business Unit:

Zachary Piper Solutions

JOB DESCRIPTION

Zachary Piper Solutions is currently seeking for an AWS Cloud Security Engineer in Reston, VA to work for an industry leading IT Security services team supporting a rapidly growing program supporting various commercial clients located across the United States and internationally.  

 

Responsibilities for the AWS Cloud Security Engineer include:

  • Implementing a variety of Cyber Security services based on compliance baselines and customer systems
  • Responsible to hands-on automation, configuration, and maintenance of security tools, centralized authentication solutions, IDS/IPS, and compliance baselines
  • Assisting in design, planning, and implementation of Security controls, policies, and processes in compliance with NIST 800-53 and FedRAMP guidelines
  • Utilize background in Systems Administration to assist the team in its efforts to maintain the cloud security environment throughout deployments
  • Liaise with customers and client leadership and technical teams, including systems and network administrators, security engineers, and IT Support teams

Qualifications for the AWS Cloud Security Engineer include:

  • 4+ Years of Systems Administration and Cyber Security experience
  • Experience with Cloud Based environment deployment using AWS or Azure, including use of Teraform or CloudFormations is preferred
  • Understanding of APIs and ability to manipulate APIs to integrate different toolsets
  • Understanding of Security Frameworks, such as NIST 800-53 rev.3 or rev. 4;  FedRAMP is a huge plus
  • Experience deploying, configuring, managing, and maintaining any of the below technologies: 
    • Configuration Management tools and technologies, such as Chef, Salt, or Ansible
    • Enterprise Configuration of Linux and Windows operating systems
    • Directory Services and Centralized Authentication, such as Active Directory or Red Hat Identity Manager
    • Vulnerability scanning and management of databases, operating systems, and/or web applications
    • IDS/IPS and anti-malware tools/technologies
  • US Citizenship is required 

 

Compensation and Additional Benefits for the AWS Cloud Security Engineer includes:

  • Salary Range: $110,000-$135,000 based on experience 
  • Full Benefits: United Healthcare, Guardian Dental, VSP Vision, 401k with Voya through ADP
  • Remote/Telework available

 

Please send resumes to Brendan Murphy at Bmurphy@zacharypiper.com

 

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Job Id:

27537

Job Category:

Cyber Security & Information Assurance

Job Location:

Reston, VA  20170

Security Clearance:

No Clearance

Business Unit:

Zachary Piper Solutions