Cyber Security Engineer II

Location: VA Vienna - Headquarters Full/Part Time: Full-Time Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Description

Employee Perks

Why You Will Love Being Part of the Navy Federal Team:

*Competitive compensation with opportunities for annual raises, promotions, and bonus potential
*Best-in-Class Benefits! (7% 401k match / Pension plan / Tuition reimbursement / Great insurance options)
*On-site amenities include fitness center, wellness center, cafeteria, etc. at Pensacola, FL; Vienna, VA and Winchester, VA campuses
*Consistently Awarded Top Workplace
*Nationally recognized training department by TRAINING Magazine IND123
*An employee-focused, diverse, and service-oriented workplace environment

Basic Purpose

To serve as technical interface to customers for the Navy Federal cyber defense product suite. Collaborate with lead engineers, internal teams, and vendors to support all phases of product integration, operations, and maintenance to ensure a secure Navy Federal environment.  Assist lead engineers in troubleshooting technical issues identified through system monitoring and/or escalated from the Cybersecurity Operations Center (CSOC).  Provide technical and engineering support for projects.  Develop and maintain working knowledge of evolving information security engineering industry technologies/competition, concepts and trends.   Work under minimal supervision. This position may require after hours support during enterprise maintenance windows and as needed to support escalated issues related to the Navy Federal cyber defense product suite.

Responsibilities:

 • Provide basic information security engineering support for multiple detection and alert tools including the following:
       • Network Intrusion Prevention Systems
       • Wireless Intrusion Prevention Systems
       • Dynamic Malware Detection
       • Data Loss Prevention
       • File Integrity Monitoring
       • Network Behavior Anomaly Detection
       • Web Proxy and Reverse Proxy
       • Web Application Firewall
       • Security Information and Event Management
       • Enterprise Anti-Virus
       • Enterprise Endpoint Forensics
       • Netflow Collection
       • Full Packet Capture
       • Enterprise Logging and Search
• Evaluate tool configurations and policies and make recommendations to lead engineers
• Collaborate with threat vulnerability and risk management teams to achieve global information security program objectives
• Collaborate with other engineers to implement monitoring and performance metrics to ensure efficiency and effectiveness of services, and enable management to respond/take action on identified risks
• Collaborate with internal security teams and vendors to implement security controls that protect the Navy Federal brand from confirmed or potential security breaches
• Evaluate reported security vulnerabilities; makes recommendations to address deficiencies
• Support engineering activities to address reported security vulnerabilities in adherence with the enterprise Change Management Policy and Incident Response Procedures
• Gain and maintain active understanding of industry practices for threat analytics and incident response
• Adhere to internal processes and detailed procedures to support the engineering function
• Participate in ad hoc tasks or small projects
• Perform regular and ad hoc diagnostic/health checks on systems
• Keep current on industry best practices related to threat analytics and incident response
• Develop and maintain internal engineering documentation (e.g., policies, procedures, project schedules/timelines, etc.)
• Work on projects of varied scope
• Apply engineering principles to the design and enhancement of systems
• Perform other duties as assigned or appropriate

Qualifications:

• Working knowledge with software configuration, management, and administration
• Experience in and knowledge of IT operations and change management
• Familiarity with security operations and cyber-attack methods a plus
• Ability to take direction from management and lead engineers
• Effective skill in achieving goals through influence, collaboration, and cooperation
• Effective skill in demonstrating Integrity and high standards of personal and professional conduct
• Working knowledge of cyber security engineering
• Effective organizational, planning and time management skills
• Effective word processing and spreadsheet software skills
• Effective verbal and written communication skills
• Effective research, analytical, and problem solving skills
• Desired: Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology or the equivalent combination of education, training or experience
• Desired:  Familiarity with security operations and cyber-attack methods
• Desired: Knowledge of Navy Federal operations, products, policies and procedures
• Desired: Working knowledge of cyber architectures
• Desired: CISSP, CISA, GIAC, CCNA or other related Information Security certifications
• Desired: Experience with one or more cyber security detection/technologies/tools

*24/7/365 CSOC Operations

Hours:
Monday- Friday, 8:00am- 4:30pm

Equal Employment Opportunity

 

Navy Federal values, celebrates, and enacts diversity in the workplace.  Navy Federal takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans.  EOE/AA/M/F/Veteran/Disability