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The MITRE Corporation Cyber Security, Sr. in Bedford, Massachusetts

Cyber Security, Sr.


Whychoose between doing meaningful work and having a fulfilling life? At MITRE,you can have both. That's because MITRE people are committed to tackling ournation's toughest challenges—and we're committed to the long-term well-being ofour employees. MITRE is different from most technology companies. We are anot-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, with nocommercial conflicts to influence what we do. We're making a difference everyday—working for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world. Ourworkplace reflects our values. We offer competitive benefits, exceptionalprofessional development opportunities, and a culture of innovation thatembraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility, collaboration, and career growth.If this sounds like the choice you want to make, then choose MITRE—and make adifference with us.

The MITREInfoSec Policy & Compliance (P&C) team seeks a passionate,conscientious, and customer-focused individual to help drive theimplementation, and operations of our standards-based compliance program. You will help communicate compliance requirements to MITRE users and reviewtheir IT environments and security controls. You will also perform riskassessments of policy compliance gaps (i.e. waivers) and participate incontract reviews to identify security and compliance issues. The P&Cteam is comprised of dedicated individuals committed to continuously improvingMITRE’s security posture and supporting our internal customers in successfullyexecuting MITRE’s multiple sponsor missions.

Key Functions of the Role
  • Participate in MITRE’s standards-basedcompliance program. Review lab environments and systems for complianceagainst MITRE information security policies

  • Participate in contract reviews to identifysecurity and compliance concerns

  • Identify and document risks for proposedpolicy noncompliance

  • Help interpret policy for business use cases


Required Qualifications
  • Generalknowledge of industry security frameworks

  • Sometechnical knowledge of networks, operating systems, and/or applications

  • Goodtime management skills and ability to handle multiple tasks

  • Strongwriting & communication skills, with attention to details

Preferred Qualifications
  • Knowledgeof security standards (e.g., NIST 800-53, NIST 800-171)

  • RiskManagement experience

  • Experienceconducting policy compliance audits

  • Familiaritywith advanced cyber adversary tactics, techniques, and procedures

Job Cyber Security

Primary Location United States-Massachusetts-Bedford

Other Locations United States-Virginia-McLean

This requisition requires a clearance of Secret

Travel Yes, 5 % of the Time

Job Posting Apr 19, 2019, 6:26:39 PM

Req ID: 00053211

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