Cloud Security Engineer

at Novetta
Published September 5, 2022
Location Hill Air Force Base, UT
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


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Job Description:

Novetta is seeking a Cloud Security Engineer to join our team delivering mission critical platforms and capabilities.

Responsibilities include:

* Perform on-site cyber security tasks at Hill Air Force Base, UT with the potential for some remote work
* Apply knowledge of cyber security and cloud platforms to automate cloud security tasks (e.g. vulnerability scanning, log monitoring, system patching) in classified cloud environments
* Apply configurations of cybersecurity tools, such as ACAS, Splunk, and antivirus software in accordance with the Authorization to Operate (ATO) under DoD and Air Force standards
* Conduct testing and integration of cybersecurity services for the AWS Workspace software bundle deployment process and application integration with other security services
* Ensure the deployment activities meet the DISA Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG), and any deviations are documented for Authorizing Official approval
* Support vulnerability assessments and remediation. Report status of deployment vulnerabilities to the Information System Security Manager and Authorizing Official

Here's what you need:

* Bachelor's Degree in Technical Discipline, or 4+ years of experience in Cyber Security may be substituted for a degree
* 3+ years of Assessment and Authorization experience in a related industry (experience owning a program/product/feature, scoping requirements, and working with technical teams)
* 3+ years of familiarity with the processes and documentation required to articulate the appropriate system security products or services with stakeholder government customers to define a project scope, requirements, and deliverables
* 3+ years implementing, testing, and deploying security services and tools (i.e., antivirus software, vulnerability scanning software, and DISA STIGs)
* 1+ years of experience architecting information systems for authorization under ICD 503 or DoD Risk Management Framework
* DoD 8570 Compliant with IAT Level 2 certification
* Willingness to submit to a Counterintelligence (CI) Polygraph examination

Bonus points if you have:

* Experience in cloud technologies and platforms, such as AWS, Azure, or other cloud service providers
* AWS Cloud certifications, such as AWS Solutions Architect or AWS Security Specialty
* Familiarity with Information Security or Audit frameworks
* Experience writing policies and implementing change
* General understanding of networking principals

Eligibility Requirements:

* US Citizenship required

As required by the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Act, Accenture Federal Services provides a reasonable range of minimum compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of Colorado only, the range of starting pay for this role is $88,100 - $123,400 and information on benefits offered is here.

Eligibility Requirements

US Citizenship required.

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