Cyber Security SME

Location: Herndon, VA
Date Posted: 03-08-2018 #10565608

Deadline for resume Submission:3/16/18 11:59 PM

The candidate will serve as a contract penetration testing engineer (Cyber Security). This position will support activities of the group to target, assess, exploit, and report risks and vulnerabilities of organization systems in order to provide senior decision makers with actionable data to make strategic investment decisions. Roles and responsibilities include but are not limited to
provide documentation to Client which describes all identified system risks, planned test procedures taken, and test results
provide enhancement capabilities and SOPs to assessment operations for execution and implementation
maintain accountability to endure integrity and confidentiality of the process
provide analysis of vulnerabilities
Review and make recommendations on program-level documentation (e.g., requirements specification, system architecture, design documents, test plans, security plans, etc.)
Develop and document security evaluation test plan and procedures
Assist in researching, evaluating, and developing relevant Information Security policies and guidance
Actively participate in or lead technical exchange meetings and application review boards, documenting actions items/results of these events
Brief management, as needed, on the status of action items and/or results of activities
Conduct hands-on security testing, analyze test results, document risk, and recommend countermeasures
Coordinate with other program elements conducting security testing
Assess/calculate risk based on threats, vulnerabilities, and shortfalls uncovered in testing
Identify mitigating countermeasures to identified threats, vulnerabilities, and shortfalls
MANDATORY Certifications: Certifications Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
Global Information Assurance Certification Penetration Tester (GPEN)

OPTIONAL SKILLS: 1. Demonstrated experience with public and private information security groups and organizations.
2. Demonstrated experience communicating vulnerability results and risk posture to senior executives.
3. Demonstrated experience with information security policies and guidance, as well as assisting in researching, evaluating, and developing relevant security policies and guidance.
4. Demonstrated experience performing complex technical tasks in pursuit of overall goals with minimal direction.
5. A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related scientific or technical discipline is required.

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
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