The MITRE Corporation Lead Cybersecurity Engineer in Bedford, Massachusetts
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Come join the Cyber Resiliency Engineering team! As part of this team, you will work with others researching and applying cutting edge cyber security solutions to protect our nation’s networks and computer systems from advanced threats.
As a part of the Cyber Resilience Department you are focused on delivering high quality technical products to our customers. You are engaged in applying cyber resiliency frameworks/methods to solve our sponsors hard problems and applying your analytical skills to tackle the biggest cyber security challenges that the Government faces.
The successful candidate will be expected to develop, guide, and contribute to a wide range of high-impact work across MITRE’s work program. The candidate will be expected to effectively engage portfolio and program leadership as well as external sponsors in helping to strengthen and grow the division and department work program. The successful candidate will have demonstrated a high degree of technical expertise while engaging in research exploration and program development focused on sponsor missions.
Work with government sponsors to identify and define their critical cyber resiliency challenges
Develop data-driven technical products to outline recommended solutions in a clear and concise manner
Propose innovative concepts and solutions and lead teams to instantiate those concepts;
Provide technical leadership to support sponsor missions;
Possess motivation to expand knowledge and willingness to take risks to explore new opportunities
BS and 8 - 10 years related experience
Strong knowledge of advanced cyber threats and adversary methodologies
Ability to develop new ideas and techniques for advancing the practice of cyber resiliency
Demonstrated ability to work on a team with government and industry members; proven willingness to lead tasks and small team efforts,
Applicants selected for this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or applicants who are eligible for security clearances.
Understanding of advanced cyber threats and Cyber Threat Intelligence
Applied cyber research
Architectural and Operational Vulnerability Analysis
Incident Analysis / Response
Threats, Vectors, Methods, Attacks and Countermeasures
Red Team and/or Pen Testing Experience
Live Network Analysis Tools
Ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret level security clearance
This requisition requires the following clearance(s):
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